The Bull's Eye

Regulating vaping before dangerous consequences

Maggie Liu, Asst. A&E Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION

Elusive puffs of vape smoke bellow out from millions of teen mouths. Spreading like wildfire, vaping requires control before an entire generation of Americans become lifelong nicotine addicts. In a recent study by the University of Michi...

TEDy: Severity meets immaturity

Ted Yarmoski, Opinion Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION

Yes, climate change is relevant and climate change is real. But don’t put your faith and trust in ideals. Be skeptical about the “Green New Deal.” The plan proposing “World War II-scale” mobilization to reduce U.S. carb...

PRO: Mandatory volunteering opens doors to benefits

Victoria Artale, Asst. Photo Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION, PRO/CON

With tests, quizzes, extracurriculars and hours spent on homework, it’s easy for students to forget the benefits of volunteering. Community service should be adapted as a graduation requirement because it offers valuable gai...

CON: Mandatory volunteering distracts from prioritized tasks

Camille McCurry, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION, PRO/CON

In the past couple decades, an increasing number of high schools across the nation have begun to implement a minimum volunteer hour requirement for graduation. The general consensus is that by fulfilling this requirement, stu...

PRO/CON: Volunteering

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION, PRO/CON

Accurately portraying villains helps protect victims

Amelie Lee, Editor-In-Chief

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION

As someone who has spent hours scrolling through descriptions of various cults on Wikipedia and watching videos describing the disturbing adolescence of Jeffrey Dahmer, I fully understand society’s obsession with serial killers ...

Letter to the Editors

Yuwen Wang, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under OPINION

I agree that no public figure should face severe, immediate backlash in the court of public opinion. Nevertheless, it is imperative to distinguish Kevin Hart and James Gunn’s comments—symptoms of entrenched social issues—...

Student misuse of libraries

Grace Lee, Asst. Opinion Editor

February 17, 2019

Filed under OPINION, WEB EXCLUSIVE

Libraries are supposed to be a sanctuary from the chatter of the outside world, a place where people can focus on their task, whether it be reading or homework. However, at Diamond Bar High School, the LINC serves nothing more th...