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This category is dedicated to all opinion-based articles on the Charger Chant.

CHANTRANT: Start School Later

September 1, 2017 5:21am | Shan Reddy

How much sleep do you get every night? Chances are, you aren’t getting nearly enough. Sleep is a fundamental necessity to human health and daily function. It is especially so for children and young adults, whose biological clocks and bodily systems are developing and transforming […]

The Great Time Tradeoff: Watching Mainstream Movies

August 31, 2017 7:38pm | Victor Calderon

Now when doing anything in life you give up something to gain something else in return (for those in economics, think of ‘opportunity costs’). For example, if I sit down and watch a movie for three hours I give up my opportunities to go do […]

College Application Season is Upon Us (Humor)

August 31, 2017 3:56pm | Ammie Wang

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.  No, not Christmas.  Not any other non-denominational winter celebration.  Not even that stupid holiday that we doubt the legitimacy of but don’t ask questions about since it gives us a three day weekend.  I’m talking about college […]

CHANTRANT: Modern Movie Offenses

August 31, 2017 3:39pm | Victor Calderon

I’d honestly rather not talk about this. I mean really, I love movies, but after the past few years, I can’t help it. Here are a few movie offenses that plague my mind ANY time I watch a movie – modern horror movies in particular. […]

CHANTRANT: Students’ Worst Nightmare (Humor)

August 30, 2017 2:44pm | Ammie Wang

A great evil looms over humanity today.  It creeps within the shadows of our existences, and asserts its omniscient presence over our every move.  With every waking, breathing, living moment, millions of people across the nation – if not the world – cower in fear […]