The Daily Aztec

Magic shows are not my strong suit

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

You know that trick where you see a woman in half? I tried to do it once and she bled out all over the stage. Editor's Note: Mr. Dixon may or may not have actually sawed a woman in half during a magic show. Let me take you...

I died the other day, but I’m fine

by Ahmad Dixon, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

Last semester I wrote an introduction to one of the best dark arts programs in the California State University system. If you recall I wrote about “Introduction to Necromancy,” a class where I brought my dead cat to life....

Pop music finally catches up with Tegan and Sara

by Ryo Miyauchi, Arts & Lifestyle editor

April 20, 2016

Filed under Arts & Lifestyle, Entertainment, The Back Page

One thing I’m disappointed about is that I won’t get to write in length about Tegan and Sara’s upcoming new album, “Love You to Death,” here on the Back Page.The record is scheduled to be released June 3, almost a m...

Now entering the Twilight Zone of Facebook

by Christine Whitman, Senior Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Filed under Arts & Lifestyle, The Back Page

It was a normal Wednesday night. I’m sitting in the living room with my roommate, stressing over the horror that is public relations, when I hear a booming sound escape from inside my other roommate’s bedroom. Just for reference, ...

A thank you note to my backpack

by Olivia Litsey, Assistant Arts & Lifestyle Editor

January 27, 2016

Filed under Arts & Lifestyle, The Back Page

I bought my backpack before the fall of my freshman year. Like a sturdy mule carrying a migrant through an unforgiving desert land, my backpack has loyally supported me into my sixth semester at San Diego State. This bag has ...