The Mirada

Putting the brakes on reserved parking

Ethan Webster, Opinion Editor

November 1, 2013

Walking past the parking lot to make my way to first period, I noticed that the school had recently finished painting a few students' names on the reserved parking spaces. This has been done for years, and I had always thought they were the names of student government officers, or some other prestigious ...

Miley Cyrus transforms into hot mess

Jennifer Lee and Ciara Freitas

November 1, 2013

Much to the shock of many Americans, Miley Cyrus has been named "hottest woman of the year" by Maxim, beating women like Jennifer Lawrence, Rihanna, and Mila Kunis. Your response to this might be, “Yay!” “No way!” or “Who the heck cares?” Junior Cate Ettinger’s response was overwhelmingly ...

Halloween and why it’s the best

Michael Malloy, Mirada Staff

November 1, 2013

The leaves are turning colors. Heating bills are on the rise, and thrift stores are running out of gross old sweaters. But this fall holiday season is markedly different from most celebrations in America. While it’s almost cliche to gripe about the “commercial cha-ching of tellers a-ringing during h...

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