How To: Stay in School and Not Give Up on Life

March 24, 2014 9:00 pm2,717 comments
Don't crack under the pressure.
Photo: Flickr Creative Commons - Bernard Goldbach (topgold)

It’s nearly midnight, you have an 8:30 AM bio-exam tomorrow, and it doesn’t look like you’ll be finished cramming ‘til 6. So what do you do: re-evaluate your life choices right now or cry in the corner and accept a life washing toilets at Mickey D’s? You could do both, […]

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Conceal Don’t Feel, Or Let It Go?

March 23, 2014 9:00 pm4,582 comments
Photo: Flickr Creative Commons - Sam Howzit

“Let it go, let it go, can’t hold it back anymore,” unless you’re gay. Then keep that shit down. This is the view of one particular blogger, Kathryn Skaggs, who has captured the attention of numerous news articles by claiming that the movie Frozen has shoved a gay agenda down […]

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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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S-E-X Column: Let’s Talk About Masturbation

3:00 pm116 comments
S-E-X Column: Let’s Talk About Masturbation

When people think of masturbating, a distinct image comes to mind: a fifteen year old boy sitting on his bed watching porn on his laptop with a sock. Unfortunately, as a society, we have made masturbating taboo for everyone except fifteen year old horny boys. While I cannot explain this […]

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Wonder Woman: The Long Awaited Arrival…Kinda…Sorta

March 2, 2014 8:00 pm