Often referred to as “praying away the gay,” conversion therapy, or reparative therapy, is the practice of attempting to convert LGBT+ teens into heterosexuals. There is no scientific proof to conversion therapy, it’s just a result of bigoted and frequently religion-fueled homophobes. In 2001, the Surgeon General issued a report […]Read more ›
From demon dolls to unicorn meat, we have run into some crazy things in the Mt.Carmel classrooms.
MC’s second annual Mr. Sundevil pageant was a blast and the senior boys really set the bar high for next year’s contestants. Mr. Sundevil is a pageant for senior boys to compete to see who most exemplifies the Sundevil Way. Contestants showed off their nicest threads in the dress wear […]
One of the newest additions to MC’s club repertoire is S.A.G.E, or Student Advocates for Gender Equality. Founded by Anthony la Scala and Casey Castle, it has set out to leave a lasting mark on the student body. “We want to stop sexism within the school and discrimination towards people […]
The Mt. Carmel Sundevils girls JV soccer team tied Friday’s home conference game against rival school Westview by a score of 1-1 on January 30, 2015.
There was a time when the aggressively dancing silhouettes of passionate iPod users plagued our TVs. The boisterous colors contrasting the minimalistic white chrome of the new product drew the envy of casual music listeners and elitists alike. Having grown up with these ad campaigns, the era of the mp3 […]
Watch here as MC Sundevils try to figure out the Words of the Day. Can you get it faster than they can? Thanks for the inspiration from Hume Lake and the Baker’s Word of the Day.
“It’s the Sundevil Way to not harass the dementors,” headmaster Craig Mango said. “Will the culprit please return the dementor cloak to its rightful owner. Thank you.” In light of recent events concerning school safety, PUSD has contracted a number of dementors as extra security to keep intruders off school […]
Meandering through the trampled hiking trails of Torrey Pines while inhaling the scents of the ocean air is not an uncommon occurrence during the weekend of an outdoorsy San Diegan. Despite the breathtaking beauty that our coasts offer, hidden paths and adrenaline-inducing hikes that are intermingled within our community too […]
It seems that America’s favorite blonde-bobbed, red lipstick wielding sweetheart has struck again with a series of love, heartbreak and anthem songs. Amounting to her fifth studio album, 1989, Swift has opened a new chapter in her music career – and the world is loving it. In what seems to […]
For thousands of years, human beings have been trying to understand love. It is the great unknown, unpredictable and unquantifiable, and there seems to be no way to define this enduring enigma. To try and control something as inexplicable as love seems ridiculous, even laughable, yet this is what laws […]
Every year, the staff at MC names someone to be teacher of the year, who then represents MC at a district level competition. Last year, Mike Bird was voted the best teacher...
In society, individuals are defined by their ability to make their own choices. Whether their decision merely involves...February 6, 2015 at 10:02 am
In the first school week of January, Carlsbad High School students were released from class due to a school shooting...January 15, 2015 at 2:19 pm
On Saturday, Jan. 3, a local party was rolled by the Poway Sheriff’s Department around 10:30 p.m. The party...January 15, 2015 at 1:33 pm
Every year, the staff at MC names someone to be teacher of the year, who then represents MC at a district level competition. Last year, Mike Bird was voted the best teacher on campus by the faculty. This year, that title goes to Scott Currie, one of the most beloved […]Read more ›
Inspired by the Burn Book in Mean Girls, Burnbook the app is horrible and needs to be eliminated. Personally, I refuse to clutter my phone memory by downloading it, but apparently it’s all the craze. From the description in the app store, it’s basically an anonymous app that creates a […]Read more ›
White, gold, black, blue, and ugly. The newest controversy has taken the internet by storm in the form of a dress. Last week a post on Tumblr prompted heated debate, depicting a dress that to some people, appeared black and blue, and to others, white and gold. Causing what seems […]Read more ›
Miley Cyrus. While the first thought that comes to your mind is likely her provocative performance at the 2013 VMAs (Video Music Awards), Cyrus has morphed from a teen idol to a successful entertainer, while also making herself a rather controversial figure. Supporting various charities like Habitat For Humanity, […]Read more ›
While tests and dances come and go, the MC girls water polo team remains as strong as ever. Facing many fierce enemies, the team has done remarkably well, especially in the match against Rancho Bernardo, despite their eventual defeat. One of the major reasons for the team’s rather rocky start […]Read more ›
Sunday Feb. 8, was the 57th annual Grammys, and the show was rife with dancing Minotaurs, violinists, and artists crossovers. The first performance of the night was by ACDC. (“Who are these people?” my sister asked halfway through). Other artists that night ranged from Ariana Grande to Hozier and a […]Read more ›
A new, slightly bewildering fad has become popular among young men recently called “meninism.” The term seemingly stemmed from a twitter account called @MeninistTweet, bearing a disclaimer saying the account is a parody. Unfortunately, sexism is still sexism, whether someone means it as a joke or not, and something about the […]Read more ›
In a recent soccer game on January 8, 2015 MC played against El Camino High School. Senior Austin Ronningen injured himself 60 minutes into the game. He was taken to the Scripps Green Hospital emergency room where he received various scans that determined the extent of his injuries. “The scans […]Read more ›
On January 28, 2015, sophomore Billy Gonzales was found disoriented at Hilltop Park, shouting nonsense about obscure sports, mediocre actors, and ancient history. He was immediately taken to the hospital, where he was identified as suffering from a very peculiar form of overdose, and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. […]Read more ›