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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor The death of Apple CEO Steve Jobs spurred an onslaught of tributes and respects by his adoring fans and customers around the world. […]

    Steve Jobs pioneered much good

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor The death of Apple CEO Steve Jobs spurred an onslaught of tributes and respects by his adoring fans and customers around the world. […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor While movie theatres, restaurants, and shopping malls are dwindling down to ghost towns in the grips of a distressed economy, there is one industry […]

    Latte a day keeps $$ away

    By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor While movie theatres, restaurants, and shopping malls are dwindling down to ghost towns in the grips of a distressed economy, there is one industry […]

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  •   By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor California has been in an uproar as unemployment, cost of living, and taxes rise while federal, state aid and quality of life fall. […]

    Releasing inmates isn’t the worst idea

      By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor California has been in an uproar as unemployment, cost of living, and taxes rise while federal, state aid and quality of life fall. […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor Grammy Award winning rap artist Lil Wayne dropped his first album since his release from prison, “Tha Carter IV” Aug. 29. The much anticipated […]

    ‘Tha Carter IV’ is an original hip hop work

    By Nicole Bleidistel Sun opinion editor Grammy Award winning rap artist Lil Wayne dropped his first album since his release from prison, “Tha Carter IV” Aug. 29. The much anticipated […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor Their stories are heartbreaking and worst of all, the news of the lost and mistreated children of Los Angeles County’s Department of Children […]

    DCFS fails to protect mistreated youth

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor Their stories are heartbreaking and worst of all, the news of the lost and mistreated children of Los Angeles County’s Department of Children […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinions editor Underground Minneapolis duo Atmosphere exemplifies true hip hop with untouchable vocabulary, ever-evolving beats and incredible story telling in their eighth album, “The Family […]

    Dark and disturbing Atmosphere

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinions editor Underground Minneapolis duo Atmosphere exemplifies true hip hop with untouchable vocabulary, ever-evolving beats and incredible story telling in their eighth album, “The Family […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor America keeps getting fatter, even as policies and medical procedures have sprung up to fight the epidemic. Almost a third (34 percent) of […]

    Food is not a drug but can be an addiction

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor America keeps getting fatter, even as policies and medical procedures have sprung up to fight the epidemic. Almost a third (34 percent) of […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor The Golden West men’s volleyball team has continued to struggle to find consistency throughout their up-and-down season, falling 3-1 against Grossmont College March […]

    Rustlers volleyball enjoy two-game win streak

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor The Golden West men’s volleyball team has continued to struggle to find consistency throughout their up-and-down season, falling 3-1 against Grossmont College March […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun Opinion Editor Even in today’s modern world, humans can’t seem to escape their enduring obsession with gaining an edge on the competition and the mystical […]

    Are sports products scams or science?

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun Opinion Editor Even in today’s modern world, humans can’t seem to escape their enduring obsession with gaining an edge on the competition and the mystical […]

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  • By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor Rapper Lupe Fiasco set himself apart as too cool for crunk and mass-produced hip hop with his smash-hit “Kick Push” in 2006, but […]

    New Lupe album is a fiasco

    By Nicole Bleidistel Western Sun opinion editor Rapper Lupe Fiasco set himself apart as too cool for crunk and mass-produced hip hop with his smash-hit “Kick Push” in 2006, but […]

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