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Track and Field / Baseball Preview

Article written by Tatsu Matsumoto. Photographs by Tatsu Matsumoto of the Diplomat.   Starting February, two sports will commence for which many people have waited eagerly. Those are Track & Field and Baseball. Track & Field is a sport with more than fifty students joining every year. There is no limit to the number of…

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ASIJ Sports Jamboree

Article by Nikhil Reddy. The annual ASIJ sports jamboree is always a blast; however, this year has been a bit different. The seniors, having strived for so long to beat ASIJ in basketball, finally accomplished that goal. Varsity, JV Basketball, Varsity, JV Soccer also traveled to ASIJ with hope of defeating them. Although the results…

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League of Legends

Article written by Abraham L. Kim.  Cover image from League of Legends, by Riot Games.  Relatively new in the MOBA genre (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena), League of Legends has grown to become the biggest, most played game in the world. With over thirty million players online everyday, League of Legends dominates the eSports competitive scene.…

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Net Neutrality

  Article written by Dylan Thinnes.  Cover image from AP Photo/ Martinez Monsivais. Net neutrality, as Winston Churchill could have put it, is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside of an enigma. It is a multifaceted problem propagated by a wide range of issues, involving such fundamental principles as freedom of speech, market innovation,…

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Preview: Star Citizen

    Article written by Atharv Patankar. From the mind of Chris Roberts, acclaimed creator of glorious space simulators, Wing Commander and Freelancer, comes STAR CITIZEN. Built on the fourth generation of the CryEngine, 100% crowd funded, it is an upcoming space trading and combat simulator video game for Microsoft Windows and Linux. “I don’t…

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FIFA Corruption – Opinions From a High Schooler

  Article written by Shane Brett. Cover photo provided by static.goal.com. Recently, reports have surfaced of corruption within the FIFA executive committee.  Allegations have emerged concerning bribes, threats and fraud during the voting process for choosing the host nations of the 2018 & 2022 World Cups.  What’s most saddening about this news is that almost…

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Interstellar – “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night”

Article written by Tae Jun Seo, images from Allstar, Legacy Pictures. Ever since mankind began to study the stars shining above us, we have been struck by the awe, beauty, and mystery of the universe. We have made many attempts to comprehend the wonders that shine above us every night, but the candid truth is that…