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Torn Between Love and Friendship

Amanda Simmons, News

November 15, 2012

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LOL was directed by Lisa Azuelos and written by both Kamia Ainouz and Lisa Azuelos. This movie connects with our generation, with all the technology we use like Facebook, YouTube and iTunes. LOL is directed towards teenage girls. Most guys would ...

How Far will you go to Push the Limits

Elisa Moya, News

November 15, 2012

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Just how far will you go to push the limits and what will you risk for someone who might just teach you how to love again?  That’s exactly what Echo Emerson had to ask herself, when Noah Hutchins unexpectedly came into her...

Review: Battle: Los Angeles

Brittiny Moore, Opinion

March 23, 2011

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Recent sci-fi thriller Battle: Los Angeles made its blockbuster debut on the March 11.  Written by Christopher Bertolini (Madso’s War and The General’s Daughter) and directed by Jonathan Liebesman (Darkness Falls and The Texas Chainsaw Ma...

Review: “Pretty Little Liars”

Deena Shaath, Opinion

February 10, 2011

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Pretty Little Liars is a TV series on ABC Family that began airing on June 8, 2010.  This show is based on a series of books written by Sara Shephard.  It follows the lives of four girls, Aria Montgomery, Hanna Marin, Spencer ...

Review: “Rules of Attraction” by Simone Elkeles

Natalie Cabello, News

January 18, 2011

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If you enjoy a good love story, then Rules of Attraction by Simone Elkeles is for you. (It’s the second book in the Perfect Chemistry series). The book starts out when Carlos Fuentes and his brother Alex finally see each o...

Review: The Pact

Review: The Pact

October 12, 2010

Review: The Outsiders

Austin Ridenour, Sports

October 12, 2010

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Stereotype means to characterize or regard as a stereotype.  In the book, The Outsiders, by S.E. Hinton, many of the characters are stereotyped throughout this action-packed, suspenseful story.  Some are stereotyped beca...

Review: The Uglies

Alysia Garvalena, Student Life

October 12, 2010

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Imagine a world where, at the age of 16, everyone gets the “operation” and is transformed into a   gorgeous supermodel with no beauty flaws or defects whatsoever. Imagine a world where, when you turn 16, you can walk in...

Review: The Social Network

Luke Bunker, Co-Editor

October 5, 2010

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“You don’t get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies.”  So goes the tagline of the latest blockbuster film out of Hollywood, The Social Network, written by Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing and Charlie Wilson’s War)...

Review: Bella Italia Ristorante

Luke Bunker, Co-Editor

October 5, 2010

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BELLA ITALIA RISTORANTE 308 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd., Dodge City When I first heard that an Italian restaurant was headed Dodge's way, I must admit that I was ecstatic.  I am a huge lover of Italian food and all things Italy, and wa...

Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Leann Manriquez, Opinion

September 1, 2010

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Steig Larsson opens a new world of intrigue, deceit, and mystery in his book, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.  The book deals with Mikael Blomkvist, an investigative journalist who, after damaging his career in a libel (a fals...

Review: Driving Lessons

Erin Finley, Co-Editor

September 8, 2009

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Editors' Note:  This review first appeared in the Sept. 8, 2009 isssue of the Dodger. Set in the beautiful Scotland countryside, the movie Driving Lessons, is a wonderful tale of growing up and facing what life throws at ...

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