The Bruin Voice

God Is Lazy

Aaron Tam, Opinion Editor

March 3, 2017

These past few weeks, my Christian sister has been blazing with passion to convert me into Christianity. Coming from a family that was traditionally Buddhist, but with Christian sisters I ended up becoming an atheist. I just didn't want to get involved with all of the doctrines telling me how to live...

Toilet Talk 101: Bathrooms

Sandra Sunio, Staff Writer

February 17, 2017

One thing I will never understand is why some kids ditch class just stay in the school bathrooms all day long. First of all, it reeks in there, and it’s disgusting. Second of all, why even come to school at all? Last week, during third period, I walked in the bathroom minding my own business to...

Lizard People Rule the World

Giancarlo Lizarraga, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017

Never have I been more amused than by the aberrant theories of the world’s citizens who believe in the presence of the reptilian elite. This is no joke;There are humans on our planet Earth who assure the population that lizard people are in control of all global actions. David Icke is often credited...

Book Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Lily Tran, Feature Editor

January 20, 2017

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Goodreads Rating: 4.1/5 My Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: This is a world divided by blood – red or silver. The Reds are commoners, ruled by a Silver elite in possession of god-like superpowers. And to Mare Barrow, a seventeen-year-old Red girl from the poverty-stricken...

Past or Future? #3

Kylie Yamada, Feature Editor

December 9, 2016

Which scenario is more appealing to you: marching with Civil Rights activists or discovering the movements of the future? Going to an Elvis concert or checking out what kind of cool VR video games they have? Visiting ancient civilizations, or becoming friends with a robot? Bear Creek’s students answer...

Past or Future? #2

Adannaya Binder, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016

Lathan Mehrab, Freshmen -The past because, there was great music back then and to see how my parents were doing back then. I would probably go back to the 80’s because that's where most of the good rap music was made. Earli Jerrick, Junior -Past, because it sounds like it was fun back then....

Guys ask Girls

Serra Raquel, Entertainment Editor

September 30, 2016

Guys Ask Girls Q: “Why does makeup matter so much?” asked junior Robert Reyna. A: “It enhances my looks,” said junior Alexlla Rosales. Q: “Why can’t girls straight up tell people what’s wrong?” asked sophomore Taylor Pittman. A: “I don’t want people to worry,” said freshman Zi...

Childhood Favorites #2

Joshua Simas, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

Remember those little foam toys that came in the packages with the instructions on the back, you would take them out and set them in a tub or sink and fill it up with water, then by morning it would be a full grown whatever it was you had your parents buy. Everybody remembers that favorite toy they had,...

Childhood Favorites

Jasmine Sripraseut, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016

Throughout our lives, we create moments and those moments turn into memories. There are bad memories that we want buried deep inside the back of our mind but there are also good memories. The ones that we love and cherish dearly. Moments during our childhood are where some favorite memories lie. “My...

Girls ask Guys

Helen Le, Sports Editor

September 16, 2016

Almost all of the boys and girls I profiled expressed curiosity regarding the other gender’s physical appearance (how they view themselves) and/or the reasons for such. Then again, it’s such a small sample size (there were only five questions and one answer to each) that I wouldn’t be able to accurately...

Guys ask Girls

Addanaya Binder, Staff Writer

September 9, 2016

GUYS ASK GIRLS What do they look for in guys? (personality & physically) What pet peeves do they have? (What do they hate the most?) Why do girls spend so much time/money on makeup? What about guys make you nervous? What qualities do you look for in a boyfriend? Favorite hair style/type on men. Prefera...

Past or Future?

Gabriella Backus, Staff Writer

September 2, 2016

Would you rather live in the past or the future? The future intrigues some with fantasies, high tech gear, and new ideas we couldn't dream of today, but others would prefer to visit the past, hoping to find solidarity in reliving awe-striking moments and compare our world to one of the past. "I'd rather...

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