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May 20, 2016

Gwyneth Paltrow? More Like Gwyneth Pal-troll!

Rachel Fonseca, Staff Writer

May 20, 2016

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In recent media, Gwyneth Paltrow has been the target of some good, old-fashioned roasting sessions. But, why? Well, I’m here to show you! Here are six of Gwyneth's worst quotes and why they make me mad. (Note: If you ...

Dawn (Yawn) of Justice

Colette Combs, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

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After being in theaters for just under a week, DC’s newest film, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, is pulling strong reactions from viewers and critics alike. With a pitiful 29% positive rating from RottenTomatoes.com, a ratin...

The Value of Money

Matt Surprenant, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

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What is the most important thing in life? This question bites at the heels of humanity like your Aunt’s aggressive Doxin. What I suggest isn’t a clear solution, nor is it a command for people to stop their dreams in their t...

Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving

April 25, 2016

It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Superdelegates

Lydia Umholtz, Opinions Editor

February 24, 2016

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Have you furiously been checking the primary election results a lot recently? Well I have, and after the New Hampshire primary I was brought to a chart showing the number of delegates for each of  the Democratic candidates. I notice Sanders had 4...

Be True to Yourself in College Apps

Holly Kaneb, Guest Writer

February 24, 2016

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We’ve reached senior year, and all those SATs and college trips every weekend finally seem to be over. Now it’s time to finish applying to college, and we’re left feeling more lost than ever. We’ve heard parents, teac...

Please Compost… People ARE Watching You

Kathy Karch, Guest Writer

February 24, 2016

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It’s a vicious, beautiful cycle.  You are shaped by the culture in which you are raised, and then you (combined with a lot of other people) shape the culture.  As Luna Lovegood put it, “A circle has no end.” Ah, but the savvy psychologist would argue that c...

My Culture, Struggles Are Not Costumes

AJ Helman, Guest Writer

December 17, 2015

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Halloween is always a fun time of year: candy, pumpkin spice lattes, scary movies, the Harry Potter movie marathon weekend on ABC Family. It’s definitely my favorite holiday. But every year, there are costumes that clearly o...

Stonewall, the Movie, Poorly Rewrites History

Cris Cheung, Guest Writer

December 17, 2015

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The Stonewall Riots of 1969 could be considered the most iconic event in LGBT+ history. Though it is known as one of the major points of action in the LGBT+ movement in America, not too many people who aren’t in the community...

Did History Really Happen?: Consulting with the Thursdayism Theorists

Michaela Murdock, Photo Editor

December 17, 2015

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Did the past really happen? Not only did it not happen in the way that our history books would have us remember it, but as a whole did it happen at all? Last Thursdayism is the belief that the universe was created with every...

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