Monthly Archives: May 2015

Iggy Azalea cancels “The Great Escape Tour”

Iggy Azalea on stage

Last December, “Fancy” artist Iggy Azalea announced the dates to her “Great Escape Tour” set to commence in April 2015. Only a few months after the initial release of tour dates, Iggy’s label Def Jam announced that the tour would be postponed until September. On May 29, however, ticket holders were notified via email that… Read More

Sun-powered plane, Solar Impulse, attempts record breaking flight

On Saturday, the Solar Impulse airplane took off on its five day journey powered by the sun and nothing more.   The flight is almost 5,000 miles long, traveling from Nanjing, China, to Hawaii. If it’s successful, this will be the longest flight in history. Only one man will be working the controls for the entirety… Read More

“Bojack Horseman” season 2 arrives this summer: Here’s why you should get on board

Scene from Bojack Horseman

No one could have anticipated that a talking horse could have made us laugh — or feel — that much. The Netflix animated original series “Bojack Horseman” premiered last August to a great deal of buzz, and did not disappoint. After experiencing critical success in its first season, Netflix recently announced that a second season… Read More

The Santa Barbara oil spill: Just how bad is it?

Two boys struggle against oil slicked shores to reach a duck covered in crude oil

Many Californians feel an immense kinship with the Pacific Ocean. From agriculture, to summer recreation, to providing desalinated water in an attempt alleviate the drought, California’s connection and dependence on the ocean is undeniable. For this reason, we must take threats to the Pacific — such as the recent oil spill in Santa Barbara — seriously.… Read More

Why you should be super excited about “Supergirl”

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Warner Bros. building upon the successes of “Arrow” and “The Flash.” Along with executive producer Greg Berlanti, the WB has begun to colonize space on CBS for their superhero universe with the upcoming “Supergirl.”   Starring Melissa Benoist — a transplant to the DC universe from “Glee,” much… Read More