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Restaurant review: Mac’s Fish n’ Chips.

Restaurant review: Mac’s Fish n’ Chips.

September 13, 2011


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Jamie Chilton | Staff | September 13, 2011 Generally, people expect a fish 'n chip shop to be greasy, smelly, and cheap. But at Mac's, it's a different story. The smell of the fresh fish, sausages, and frying chips wafts nicely through the air without the overpowering scent of oil and grease. The restaurant itself is clean and si...

Movie review: ‘Apollo 18’

Movie review: ‘Apollo 18’

September 9, 2011


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By Brennon Goss | Staff Writer| Sept. 9, 2011 Apollo 17, launched December 7, 1972, was man's final mission to the moon. In the Weinstein Company’s movie "Apollo 18." during December, 1974 NASA dispatches Apollo 18 to the moon on a top secret mission. Upon landing on the moon, astronauts Ben Anderson (Warren Christie),...

Movie review: Colombiana

Movie review: Colombiana

September 2, 2011


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Colombiana Rated PG-13, 107 min. Directed by Olivier Megaton. Starring Zoe Saldana, Jordi Mollà, Lennie James, Amandla Stenberg, Michael Vartan, Cliff Curtis. By Tori Garza | Staff | September 2, 2011 “Payback is beautiful.” That is the tagline for Oliver Megaton's  ("Transporter 3") lat...

2011 VMAs achieve record viewing figures

September 2, 2011


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Jenna Garcia | Opinion Editor | Sept. 2, 2011 Sunday, Aug. 28 marked by the ceremony that many artists have worked hard towards all year: the 2011 Video Music Awards hosted by MTV. The star-studded event was opened by Lady Gaga’s jaw droppingly attired alter-ego, Jo Calderone. Yes, Lady Gaga shocked the audience and ...

Theater students have “Fairytale” start to new school year

Theater students have “Fairytale” start to new school year

By Editorial Board

August 31, 2011


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By Tiana Raihn | Editor-in-Chief | August 31, 2011 The Dos Pueblos Theater Company sure knew how to bring in the new school year in style. On the evening of the first day of school, 12 students of the Dos Pueblos Theater Company's student leadership group had the chance to experience a dress rehears...

There’s no place like home for DP’s own Katy Perry

There’s no place like home for DP’s own Katy Perry

By Haley Peterson

August 15, 2011


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Haley Peterson | Features Editor | August 15, 2011 There’s no place like home. Katy Perry made that clear when she returned to the Santa Barbara Bowl on August 13th and 14th to continue her California Dream tour. The Goleta native sold out both nights, proving the 805’s admiration of the home...

A Hallowed end for Potter fans

A Hallowed end for Potter fans

By Haley Peterson

August 11, 2011


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By Haley Peterson | Staff | August 11, 2011 To a generation of Muggles who grew up devouring the Harry Potter series, opening night of the final installment of the wizarding franchise, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2," was part celebration and part nostalgia as the final film in the series brought both the end of an era and a flood of chi...

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