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Mojo Asks Students

#tbt: My First Username

Next time you complain about how slow the UCLA Wi-Fi is, think about this: We ’90s kids survived the dial-up internet era. Remember this sound? That right there is the sound of childhood. Ten minutes of this scratchy connecting and an excited, “You’ve got mail!” later, you would finally be online.

Back then, anyone who was anyone had an AIM and Myspace account. We tAlKeD lIkE tHiS, spelled the word “cool” k-e-w-l and made our smileys with noses. : – ) However, the true manifestation of our middle school sass and “individuality” was expressed in the form of our usernames. (more…)

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Culture

An Ode to the Selfie

Daily Bruin Mojo Staff

How many selfies do you take on an average day? Do you Snapchat, Instagram, tweet them or make them your Facebook profile picture? Do your parents, grandparents and teachers understand your obsession with taking photos of yourself? Do they even know that their cell phone cameras can see both ways? Ladies and gentleman, it is with great pride that I deem our generation masters of the selfie.

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Culture

5 Things to Put You in the Thanksgiving Mood

Living in a post-Halloween, “What do I do now” slump? Then jump onto the next holiday bandwagon. As much as I’m sure we’re all ready to wear cozy sweaters and blast our Christmas playlists, we mustn’t forget the most delicious holiday out there: Thanksgiving.

Here are 5 ways to get into the Thanksgiving spirit:

Watch all of the feast scenes in “Harry Potter.”

http://www.midnightreview.co.uk/2012/02/18/top-12-meals-in-movies/

Not only does Rupert Grint perfectly capture how appreciative we feel about Thanksgiving food, but also the plates at Hogwarts refill themselves. Could you ask for anything better? (more…)

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Westwood

Westwood Grocery Wars

Empty fridge? You could’ve had cup noodles if you hadn’t devoured the last three during your last all-nighter. And you’ve got cereal, but no milk.

You’ve got a few options at this point:

  • You can choose to stay in denial about that empty fridge of yours.
  • Find a grocery store.

As you probably already knew, you’ve got a few options in Westwood, and Mojo is here to help you make the best grocery decision for the needs and wants of your taste buds (as well your wallet).

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