The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

Sean Penn is powerful as first openly-gay politician in ?Milk?

David MacNeal December 10, 2008

Like most history-rich films pertinent to our times, we could only wish they'd been released earlier. This rings true about 'Milk''mdash;the new Gus Van Sant-directed biopic about Harvey Milk and the gay...

The Golden Toilet does exist on campus

David MacNeal December 10, 2008

I'm surprised first of all that I enjoy a CSUN toilet long enough to space out, but the University Hall bathroom is near perfect, lacking only that of a bathroom attendant ('A spritz of Ralph Lauren before...

Porn Connection: A Tale of two stashes

David MacNeal December 4, 2008

CSUN is located in the heart of the Porn Valley. The tale has been told in movies such as 'Boogie Nights' and 'Wonderland,' but what might be surprising to many students is the amount of literature the...

New Year?s Nerdolution

David MacNeal December 4, 2008

Justine Joli'mdash;one of her pictorials has her passed out in the hands of a robot circa 'Lost in Space''mdash;is shirtless using Nerdcore emblazoned stickers to cover her nipples, somewhere near 10 p.m....

‘Sweeney Todd’ comes to CSUN

David MacNeal December 3, 2008

The blood-thirsting musical 'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' is back and in new form for a special one-day engagement this Sunday at CSUN's Plaza del Sol Performance Hall. Tony Award-winner...

The blunders of online dating

David MacNeal November 13, 2008

Strange how most of these encounters were done at Coffee Bean. Whether the oak-paneled walls or free Wi-Fi of this common spot had any role hindering my dating atmosphere, I doubt it. Sitting there, both...

Despite harrassment, McCain volunteers continue working

David MacNeal November 5, 2008

Shelly Levy, a semi-retired professional fundraiser, was shopping in her local 99-cent Store when two people cornered her, objecting to the McCain-Palin pins on her jacket. 'They started harassing me,'...

When monsters grow up

David MacNeal October 23, 2008

One night of the year we permit the inner villain to come out, like a horrible monster revealed at the end of a movie. Fictional horror'mdash;whether in movies, books, or costumes'mdash;playfully scare...

Program encourages students to overcome academic anxiety

David MacNeal October 22, 2008

English professor Michael Schofield recalled an analogy made by Director of Counseling Mark Stevens where he took out a folded up dollar bill. 'You look at it, and all you see is a figure on it,' said...

?Robot Chicken? and censorship; good and bad

David MacNeal October 21, 2008

It's been said television personalities double their laughs whenever they drop the f-bomb. Bleeping out those fantastic and, sometimes, excessive words displace the sincerity they'd usually have uncensored....

Little Big Planet Preview

David MacNeal October 16, 2008

Given the beta test a go, the design of Media Molecule's 'Little Big Planet' for Playstation 3 proves practicality and simplicity (and an immense understanding of physics) go a long way. The story mode...

Reporter recounts evacuation experience

David MacNeal October 15, 2008

Part 1 of 2 We're in a home, my mom, sister and I. The house belongs to Sylvia Hariton, the mother of my mom's best friend Paula Gutierez. Sunday I made the decision to quit smoking till Thanksgiving;...

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