The American River Current

Violence in media doesn’t perpetuate real life violence

(File photo)

Josh Ghiorso

December 12, 2019

Violence in the media has been a recent topic of discussion with the October release of the “Joker” movie. The worry was specifically if “Joker” will perpetuate mass shootings at theaters, like in the 2012 theater shooting during a screening of “Batman: The Dark Knight Rises”.  However t...

Toddlers, tiaras, and really stupid parents

Andrew Scott Ramsey and Andrew Scott Ramsey

October 4, 2011

Recently on The Learning Channel’s show “Toddlers and Tiaras,” an incredibly ignorant parent dressed her baby up in an outfit from the 1990 Julia Roberts film “Pretty Woman.” And before you get the image of a little girl all dressed up in a beautiful evening gown, this “mother” decided...

The student voice of American River College since 1955