Valentine’s Day on a College Budget

February 13, 2014 10:00 am693 comments
Photo by: fly

  In February there are just two words that can simultaneously evoke feelings of dread and anxiety in some, and a feeling of starry-eyed excitement in others: Valentine’s Day. Although people’s thoughts about this holiday range from it being ‘the most pointless day out of the year’ all the way to […]

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Celebrity Train Wrecks: Why Do Famous Men and Women ‘Fall’ Differently?

February 9, 2014 5:00 pm3,337 comments
Celebrity Train Wrecks: Why Do Famous Men and Women ‘Fall’ Differently?

In the wake of Justin Bieber’s extremely public arrest and deportation petition, (which now has 195,000+ signatures!) even people who completely hate Biebs know every dirty detail. How can they not, when he’s been covered by major news networks across the entire planet? But this leads one to wonder, why […]

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Trolling: An Art Form or Online Harassment?

February 3, 2014 12:00 pm7,515 comments
Flickr Creative Commons: Jeremy Keith

There you are on the Internet, minding your own business (or cyber stalking your friends,) and you click on an innocuous link that interests you when—“Never gonna give you up, never gonna let you down, never gonna run around and desert you.” Rickrolled again! If you’re at all actively using […]

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White Privilege: Racism on MLK Day

January 30, 2014 6:00 pm