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Status Update: Is Social Media Dominating Our Lives?

Dana Manning, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


Filed under A&E

According to BusinessInsider.com, there are more devices connected to the internet than people on Earth. Daily use of social media is becoming increasingly prevalent in our society. According to the Huffington Post, 94% of teens ages 12 to 17 actively use the internet. Of that percentage, 81% use...

Fanfare Book Pick: “The Cleaner”

Alan Armero, Opinion Editor

September 3, 2013


Filed under Reviews

A satirical take on the traditional murder mystery novel, The Cleaner puts the reader in the mind of Joe, a closet serial killer who poses by day as a janitor with special needs.  You can’t help but laugh at Joe’s dry, candid commentary as he plays detective in order to defend his serial killer...

Fanfare Book Pick: “A Game of Thrones”

Alan Armero, Opinion Editor

September 3, 2013


Filed under Reviews

A Game of Thrones is a book that deals in fantasy, political intrigue, action, and even a little romance. At first, it showed very little promise, due to a large, confusing cast of characters coupled with an almost plot. Until I was almost a quarter of the way into the book, I seriously doubted my abi...