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The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

 Characters like Gojo, Kageyama, Levi and Zuko are among the most beloved fictional icons in pop culture, notorious for feeding into fictophilic tendencies.
The pitfalls of having fictional crushes
By Abigail Kim, Staff • May 15, 2024
Fictional crushes aren’t all fun and games. By generating unrealistic expectations in relationships, fictophilia can leave us unsatisfied with our lives and bring rise to loneliness.
Tweens today have shifted their focus to more mature interests, causing concern for the media reaching todays youth.
Tweens aren't being tweens anymore
By Viktoriya Khanliyan, Staff • May 7, 2024
Tweens today have shifted their focus to more mature interests, causing concern for the media reaching today's youth.
Clearing up the controversy: A writer’s response to criticism
Clearing up the controversy: A writer’s response to criticism
By Joel Nam, Opinion Editor • Apr 29, 2024
"Lose some weight, it’s not healthy to be heavy" is an article sharing my stance on obesity in today’s society. Here are my responses to the backlash voiced by student readers.

Armenians have been wronged, and it’s time to talk about it
Armenians have been wronged, and it’s time to talk about it
By Diana Akopian Apr 23, 2024
Armenians have always had to fight for their right to live. Every year on April 24, American Armenians protest for recognition and to seek justice for the Armenian Genocide.
The peculiar nighttime spectacle of dreams continue to confound us with their fleeting, mystifying images.
Dreamland discoveries: The secrets behind our dreams
By Abigail Kim, Staff • Apr 17, 2024
Dreams are a bizarre phenomenon that continue to puzzle humanity with their elusive nature, but research shows that dreams may contribute to memory formation and other forms of psychological healing.
Travis Kelce and Taylor Swifts relationship has, for better or worse, brought together fans of both into a world neither group could have imagined.
Swiftly shaking things up
By Adrianna Bean, Staff • Mar 30, 2024
The era of Swiftiedom has arrived in football, making some wonder whether or not the pop singer’s relationship with the Kansas City Chiefs’ tight end, Travis Kelce, had anything to do with the team’s stunning victory in the Super Bowl.
Modern art has distilled artistic quality, integrity and skill into a vague mess of paint splatters, household objects and, occasionally, food, as depicted here in Comedian by Maurizio Cattalan.
Why modern art sucks
By Lindsay Han, Staff • Mar 8, 2024
While we live in the modern age, it’s inevitable to be exposed to the trends of modern art. This so-called “art,” however, is a sham.
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