Temple City High School

Get Lit: Lights, camera, passion!

Get Lit: Lights, camera, passion!

As the crowd roared, warm, fluorescent lights beamed down on the face of Get Lit player Mila Cuda, performing a slam poem about sexual consent on Saturday night. Her tone rose and her voice filled with passion as the crowd watched the show, but the real show was...

Love isn’t cheap, but dinner can be

Love isn’t cheap, but dinner can be

Being teenagers in love (or maybe even teenagers just in like) is hard. Yes it’s true, love is sometimes quite painful. Most of all, it’ll often hurt your wallet. However there is no need to despair, for there are plenty of affordable options. Whether it's a first...

Love isn’t cheap, but dinner can be

Opinion: why the prom-posal has gotten out of hand

With winter break long gone, and the rhythm of second semester swinging into gear, the mood around a high school campus can tend to reflect the stormy El Niño weather. Fortunately, every cloud has its silver lining and there is always a school dance right on the...

Love isn’t cheap, but dinner can be

Opinion: Some see red during the holidays

I am sure that at this point everyone has had their fill of the "Starbucks Red Cup Controversy." I have not actually met anyone angry about the red cup, only people who are angry at the fact that others are upset about it. This whole ordeal has me thinking, who is...

Don’t play God with underaged passengers

Don’t play God with underaged passengers

Most teenagers have waited for years to get behind the wheel. Is 12 months too long to wait to chauffeur your friends? New drivers in California must have someone 25 or older in the car when transporting passengers younger than 20. The provisional license restrictions...

Embarrassment: There’s an app for that

Embarrassment: There’s an app for that

Oh, Snapchat. It’s so much more than a social media app—it’s a constant war. It’s always fun to send silly pictures and videos to friends, until you realize that the power of a screenshot impacts you forever. I remember sending a rather inappropriate picture of myself...

Love isn’t cheap, but dinner can be

Porn creates not-so-incognito side effects

When I asked my friends if they watched porn, the general reply came off as “Yeah, doesn’t everybody?” And yet, an “I don’t” caused my friend to receive sarcastic “Sure you don'ts.” Given the majority of the student population views porn, I feel that the negative side...