The Olympian

Cancel culture

Bryan Macias, Writer

May 21, 2019

With so many celebrities now being judged for their past, it's a matter of time to find out who's next for the cancel culture. As you may or may not know, cancel culture is when numerous people start attacking a celebrity in ...

The Xanax Epidemic Spreads from Rap Fame to Pop Shame

Tillie Cortez, staff writer

April 16, 2018

Alprazolam, or Xanax, is a sedative used to treat anxiety and panic disorder. But some people use it for whole other reasons. Consuming Alprazolam, unrelated to medical circumstances, is really irresponsible and mindless. Xanax...

Best Ways To Get Rid of That Unwanted Hair

Tony Trujio, staff writer

April 16, 2018

With spring approaching, it is now when people start thinking about the usually uncomfortable thought of hair removal. Everyone does it—at least to a certain degree—so it is probably best to at least give it some thought....

A New Prescription: Microdosing

Jacqueline Lopez-Ortega, staff writer

April 12, 2018

Have you developed a habit that boosts your self-esteem? Perhaps while studying, you reward yourself with sweets after every chapter. If you do, then you are microdosing.....sort of. Consuming small amounts of a substance, to...

One Squeeze Away from Satisfaction

Ashely Perez, staff writer

April 10, 2018

Pimples, one of the worst things in a teens life that doesn’t ever seem to go away. Whether you end up crying over them or ignoring them all together, the urge to squeeze seems uncontrollable. When you look in a mirror and...

What are the Odds?

What are the Odds?

April 9, 2018

Prom and All the Works

Valerie Ramos, staff writer

April 9, 2018

Prom, a tradition that every high school should have. The time in the student’s entire academic life to let loose with their classmates that they’ve known for numerous of years. There are many things to looking forward to,...

Scientology Sucks in New Members

Melany Luevano, staff writer

April 9, 2018

Aliens, immortal spiritual beings and thetans. What could this possibly lead up to?…. Yup that’s right we’re finally going to speak up about the Church of Scientology. Scientology is a body of religious beliefs and practices...

They Can Hear You Now

They Can Hear You Now

March 7, 2018

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