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The Bug: Racism continues to evolve in various ways

Justyne Bernal

March 3, 2017


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Racism is everywhere we turn, no matter how much we deny it. This issue has been around for many years and it hasn’t seemed to clear up yet and I believe it never will. It is such a heartache to those who are discriminated and even to those who aren’t. Every person, every race, has been discriminated...

Observations: Positive four-word phrases provide a valuable lift

Delilah Gonzalez, Observations columnist

February 23, 2017


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Positive words from a friend or loved one can motivate you. Sometimes when you feel like you failed you just need that positive vibe to reach out to you. The best way to start thinking positively is if someone around you motivates you positively. I have a few four-word phrases that I’ve been...

Editorial: It’s important to clean the Rio Grande

Angie Bravo, Editorial Writer

December 1, 2016


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Pollution is everywhere. A polluted river close to home named the Rio Grande suffers from great damage from the pollutants it has had to endure throughout many years. Everything we do around the river can and will affect it. Something as simple as dropping a candy wrapper in or near the river will only...

The Bug: Social media’s negative side impacts peoples’ lives

The Bug: Social media’s negative side impacts peoples’ lives

Justyne Bernal, The Bug columnist

November 3, 2016


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Social media is everywhere we turn. It’s something that affects us each day even if we use our electronic devices or not. When we don’t use social media our surroundings are still living on it. I feel as if we can never erase social media from our lives even if we make an effort to do so. It is simply...

The Bug: Could Grease really just be fantasies during Sandy’s coma?

The Bug: Could Grease really just be fantasies during Sandy’s coma?

Justyne Bernal, The Bug columnist

September 15, 2016


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For the past 38 years we have just thought of Grease as just another very popular 50’s teen romance movie. Now it’s 2016, and fans are fantasizing about possible plot twists. Hardcore Grease fans have expressed multiple theories. People from all over have recently have shared ideas on social media....

Observations: My favorite VMA performances

Delilah Gonzalez, Observations

September 8, 2016


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MTV Video Music Awards, also known as the VMAs, were breathtaking on Aug. 28. The performers left me speechless. And I have six favorite performances that I can’t get over. My favorite singer, Ariana Grande, performed her newest hit “Side to Side” featuring Nicki Minaj. It was pink everything and ...

The Bug: The end has finally gotten here — I now present you the graduating class of 2016

Martha Inguanzo, The Bug Columnist

May 24, 2016


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The day we have all been waiting for has finally arrived. There won’t be any more “I’m getting to class late today.” There isn’t going to be any “today I’m not going.” We are a couple of days away from entering the real world. We are on our own now, and you are about to lose a lot of...

Legends never die: Kobe Bryant retires, but will not be forgotten

Legends never die: Kobe Bryant retires, but will not be forgotten

Justyne Bernal, The Bug Columnist

May 6, 2016


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In our lifetime, we all get to witness a legend at least once. A recent one I had the opportunity to witness was Kobe Bryant, also known as “The Black Mamba.” Now, what is a legend? I believe a legend is a person that is very well known due to his/her accomplishments in their life or career. Kobe...

The Bug: Just another typical love story

Martha Inguanzo

April 22, 2016


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Facebook, where many people become either best friends, boyfriend/ girlfriend, or just stay as strangers. Facebook where you get to meet so many people from around the world. Where sometimes you might get to meet that one person that catches your attention in a blink of an eye. It might be b...

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