The Whittier Miscellany

Bruce Jenner’s Transformation Promotes Awareness for Trans Community

Marley Morton, Entertainment Writer

May 30, 2015

The Diane Sawyer 20/20 special had been teased about for months and his gender identity had been a subject of speculation in the tabloids for longer — The various clues: his hair growth, the shaving down of his Adam’s apple,...

Apple Watch Release Sparks Controversy

Robert Baldwin and Emilio Ergueta

May 30, 2015

The Apple Watch has been described as extraordinary, innovative, exciting, and a dream come true. These are just some of the many reactions to the newly released Apple Watch. Many critics love the apple watch. Nilay Patel, the...

Students Go Mad For NCAA and Madden

Robert Baldwin, Entertainment Writer

March 31, 2015

Many people are fans of Madden, the professional football player experience, and NCAA, the collegiate football experience. These two franchises have dominated football on a smaller scale. In recent years, Madden and NCAA have...

Students Catch Up On Popular Trends

Charlotte Donoho, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

The beginning of spring means the end of cold weather and the start of a new season of fashion. Friends students are getting ready to wear their favorite warmer-weather gear from last year as well as some new style trends. The...

Musicians Maintain Success Over Years

Allie Fulginiti, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

Very few singers have the ability to stay popular for long periods of time; many of them experience a brief period of stardom or maybe just make it big as a one hit wonder. Artists like Daniel Powter, with “Bad Day” in 2006...

What’s APPening?

Maggie Martelli-Raben, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

The common person easily spends much of his time on his phone, not just checking messages and making calls, but also using apps to play games and receive information. By clicking on the App Store, a person is introduced to millions...

Downton Abbey Retains Visitors

Chloe Hudson, Entertainment Writer

March 29, 2015

Downton Abbey, a British television drama, has engrossed viewers since its premiere in 2010 and currently runs its fifth season. The drama depicts the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian...

Star Wars Returns to the Big Screen

Charlotte Donoho, Entertainment Writer

February 12, 2015

The Star Wars series became a multi-billion franchise over the past thirty-seven years, but do fans think that the franchise’s success will be upheld with the release of the new film? In 2012, when the Disney company purchased...

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