The Cub Reporter

Is Social Media bad for you?

Is Social Media bad for you?

Heleni N., Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Social media had taken over the world, and it’s difficult to think that, only some years back, people thought the internet was not going to progress. However, about 40% of the world's population today has social media. Teenagers spend about two hours daily on a social media platform, but can somethi...

Why Donald Trump’s Claim about Global Warming is False

Why Donald Trump’s Claim about Global Warming is False

Nathan L., Reporter

January 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion

On November 8th, 2016, Donald Trump was elected to become the President of the United States. Ever since, Donald Trump has been making outrageous claims on his favorite social media app, Twitter, on things such as why Obamacare is bad, global warming is a hoax, etc. Our president needs to take notice ...

Why Teachers Should be Paid More

Why Teachers Should be Paid More

Charis P., Editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Teachers are an important part of society. Not only do they teach, write, and help students, but they also do so much more. Unfortunately, though, they aren’t receiving the pay that they deserve.  Here is why they should be paid more. One reason as to why teachers should be paid more is that they o...

Why Donald Trump’s Wall Wouldn’t Work

Why Donald Trump’s Wall Wouldn’t Work

Lauren Y., Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion

On the afternoon of April 6th, 2017, Donald Trump tweeted, “Busy day planning the #WALL to keep rapists, criminals, and gang members out of our country! Mark my words: Mexico WILL pay for it.” Though Trump seems very decisive and certain of his plans, he seems to be uneducated of all the costs, le...

Should Smoking Be Banned?

Should Smoking Be Banned?

Jewlyssa M., Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In 2015, around 15% of the U.S. population smoked. It was thought to be one of the lowest percentages recorded in history, but the number needs to be 0%. Smoking causes about 480,000 deaths a year. That means it is the cause of 1 in every 5 deaths, yet people still smoke. Some people think that, if...

Samsung vs. Apple

Samsung vs. Apple

Young K., Editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Science & Technology

Apple or Samsung? This has been a popular question many people have asked themselves before buying a smartphone, but which one is better? Every year, both companies introduce the world to stunning new products that bring new performance abilities. I In terms of the new display screens, both phones bring...

Why Lonzo Ball is Better Than Markelle Futlz

Why Lonzo Ball is Better Than Markelle Futlz

Rylan M., Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With the first pick in the NBA draft, the Philadelphia 76ers selected Markelle Fultz, who, out of college, was ranked amongst the top of the draft by many analysts. With the second pick, the Lakers stole college superstar Lonzo Ball from UCLA. From that day forward, Lonzo and Fultz have been competing f...

Should 6th Grade Be In Elementary School or Middle School?

Should 6th Grade Be In Elementary School or Middle School?

Jason M., Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Middle schools in PYLUSD like Tuffree and Kraemer only have 7th and 8th graders on campus. Other middle schools like Yorba Linda Middle have 6th, 7th, and 8th graders on the same campus. So the question arises, where does 6th grade belong, elementary or middle school? A study by UC Berkeley and Duke University s...

Should It Be Wrong That Disney Has a Gay Character?

Should It Be Wrong That Disney Has a Gay Character?

Heleni N., Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Disney has officially made history with its first gay character. On Friday,  October 27th, the show Andi Mack started its Season 2. Andi Mack is about a 13 year old who believed she lived a normal life with her mom and dad. She later discovered her older sister Bex is actually her mom and her mom is...

Is Thanksgiving Not Getting The Recognition It Deserves?

Is Thanksgiving Not Getting The Recognition It Deserves?

Krizelle L., Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated in the month of November. Every year, after Halloween, people immediately start getting ready for Christmas. All of a sudden, November becomes a month of getting ready for Christmas. Did the people forget about Turkey Day? This day is celebrated every year on the...

Should Christmas Decor be sold before Halloween?

Should Christmas Decor be sold before Halloween?

Tori P., Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Stores always start selling Christmas decor before it’s even Halloween! Costco, Michaels, and Target are the three main stores that sell Christmas decor in the fall. These stores don’t wait until the winter season, making it seem as if Halloween is Christmas. But, I believe that selling Christmas dec...

Should Underage Students be able to Hold Jobs?

Should Underage Students be able to Hold Jobs?

Robert B., Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Many parents know that teens want to have money to buy luxuries like electronics or merchandise, or even to buy necessities, such as clothes, a house, food, and a car. Having a job will not only allow students to pay for these items themselves but will also help to build up self confidence, independenc...

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