Feminist Friday: How To Be a Lady

March 21, 2014 5:00 pm9 comments
Photo: Christina Yee

People like to think of feminists as seething, raging women who believe that we should just reproduce asexually and get rid of men altogether. Feminists are generally regarded as a nuisance because we question what most people never even think about. Some feminists do fall directly into this negative stereotype, […]

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Midnight Buds and Frozen Bugs

March 17, 2014 11:59 pm9 comments
Photo: Christina Yee

“One morning, as Gregor Samsa was waking up from anxious dreams, he discovered that in his bed he had been changed into a monstrous bug…” ― Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis   The Famous & the Sleepless: Groucho Marx The infamous dry wit of Groucho Marx is well known through his […]

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Ms. Baseball Know-It-All: Minor League Phillies to Keep an Eye On, Part Three

9:00 pm11 comments
Photo: Christina Yee

Jim Murphy – 1B How many minor league baseball players can you name who have sold raffle tickets for a fan to win their car? Probably none, right? Well, now you can name one: Jim Murphy. The Reading Fightin’ Phils first baseman allowed the Fightins to sell tickets to fans […]

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Happy News #5 – It’s Cold, Bee Kind to Bees, and Octopus Penises

7:00 pm5 comments
Photo: Christina Yee

Happy News So we’ve been having some pretty strange weather lately.  Even a sweater weather lover like myself is 306% done with this snow!  And right now, it’s even worse than snow!  It’s nasty, mushy, cold, grayish crap covering all the outdoor surfaces!  Weirdly enough, this winter we have had […]

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The Bling Ring: A Guide to Jewelry

5:00 pm31 comments
Photo: Melanie Martin

I have never been much of a jewelry lover. Whether it’s the tangles of necklaces or the clasps of bracelets, I have found jewelry to be more trouble than it’s worth. However, as I grew into an adult, my appreciation for jewelry has grown as well. I have always loved […]

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Wonder Woman: The Long Awaited Arrival…Kinda…Sorta

March 2, 2014 8:00 pm3,412 comments
Photo: Flickr Creative Commons: Mark Anderson
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  So the buzz is buzzing and the world has heard: the potential for Aquaman to get his own movie featuring his awesome yet terrifying whale powers might become a reality! …What? You don’t like whales? Fine. Wonder Woman, the most iconic female superhero, is making her film debut at […]

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Tired Of It All, But Won’t Stop Writing About It

February 28, 2014 3:43 pm1,866 comments
Tired Of It All, But Won’t Stop Writing About It

In a recent article written by Maya K. Francis, she reported and gave her opinion on a group of students from Phillipsburg High School in New Jersey. These students were posed in a picture with a doll hung by its neck from the ceiling. The students admitted to this situation claiming that […]

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I’m Sorry, I Can’t Hear You Over How Comfortable My Leggings Are

February 22, 2014 8:00 pm637 comments
Photo by: M I T C H Ǝ L L

  I usually have no problem with whatever people decide to wear. It’s your body, dress it however you want. It’s no one’s business but your own. If you decide to wear booty shorts and a tube top when it’s two degrees outside, then maybe I will voice my opinion, […]

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Why I Don’t Regret My Tattoo and Neither Should You

February 16, 2014 12:00 pm5,352 comments
Photo by: Nano Anderson

I still remember my mother’s face when she found out I got a tattoo. I could see how scared she was to see what it was. The distress that was on her face got me thinking. Was she worried I’d gotten a “tramp stamp”? How about the ever-famous infinity sign? […]

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Valentine’s Day on a College Budget

February 13, 2014 10:00 am