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Sia’s Bad Idea:

Ableism and Misrepresentation in Her Controversial New Movie
Alycen Kim, Centerspread editor February 5, 2021

Sia, the Grammy-nominated pop sensation, has taken over our playlists and radios with catchy hits like “Chandelier” and “Elastic Heart.”  Unfortunately, her attempt to take over our movie screens...

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Survey Infographics

Alexa Stevens, Online Editor February 21, 2019

112 students --  including both seniors and sophomores -- were surveyed on their experiences with and beliefs regarding love and relationships. The results are below.

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Top 10 Songs

Ethan King, Writer December 21, 2018

10. NO TEARS LEFT TO CRY “No Tears Left to Cry” by Ariana Grande is about wanting to be happy after going through a tough time. In the song, she is rising from her breakup. The song is very...

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The Most Memorable Memes

Graydon Leongkaye and Noah Whang December 21, 2018

2018 was a hectic and arguably disastrous year for the world. Luckily, we had memes to distract us from our problems.  January had many memes, like the “Tide Pod” and “Ugandan Knuckles” meme....

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Hits on the Big and Small Screens

Sarah Liu, Writer December 21, 2018

TV SHOWS   Reboots: Hollywood has capitalized on nostalgia this past year, with reboots and revivals ranging from Netflix’s “Queer Eye” to NBC’s “Will and Grace” and ABC’s “The...

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Flicks You Don’t Want to Miss

Seren Cho, Copy Editor October 22, 2018

The start of a new season comes with colder weather, falling leaves, pumpkin patches, and also a whole new season of movie releases. This fall’s season not only includes everyone’s favorite multi-million...

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Trick or Treat Yourself Spotify Playlist

Phoebe Lai, Editor in Chief October 22, 2018

With the arrival of Fall comes a change in autumn music from the upbeat, liberating tunes of summer time to the warm, sweater-weather-type melodies of Fall. Housing songs for students of all musical...

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“Crazy Rich Asians” Earns Crazy Rich Applause

Sarah Liu, Writer September 20, 2018

In an industry where success is defined by numbers, “Crazy Rich Asians” has proven to be a hit, not only in the box office, but also among audiences of all ages. Since opening on August 15, the...

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Vow to Go Vegan

Amanda Houtz, Writer January 31, 2018

Living in California, it seems like everyone is going vegan these days, or at least attempting some variation of it. Because of the intensity of the trend and the volume of converts, the word “vegan”...

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Need for Views and Likes

Michael Liu, Writer January 31, 2018

Social media has changed the way we interact with those around us. Long waits for a response from a letter, or even face to face interaction is no longer necessary. Social media provides immediacy. Someone...

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Sea Kings are Welcomed to the Jungle

Isabella Ruiz and Phoebe Lai November 3, 2017

Here at PVHS students are used to the finer things in life. But during homecoming week, Sea Kings took a walk on the wild side. This year’s homecoming held the theme of a jungle. Homecoming didn’t...

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Halloween Goes Off Without a Hitch

Michael Liu, Staff writer November 3, 2017

In previous years, Seniors have not put PVHS in the best of light on Halloween. According to Principal Dr. Charles Park, “Since the reopening in 2002...I just believe every year we could have done better....

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