Tuesday 03rd March 2015,
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How to go on spring break and enjoy it too

By: Matt Cohen and Ben Miller Oh spring break. You’ve been waiting for this moment since last March. She’s one of a kind. Even though it seems like other breaks from school, there’s something different about this one. The end of [...]

March 2, 2015 Opinion
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Female-driven comedy is needed more than ever

For about 13 weeks, my favorite day is Wednesday at 10:30 p.m. It’s when my favorite show “Broad City” airs on Comedy Central. It follows Abbi and Ilana through their trials and tribulations as young women in New York City. [...]

February 27, 2015 Opinion
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Sugar may be sweet, but Maroon 5’s newest album is sweeter

Maroon 5’s latest album, V, was released on Aug. 29, 2014. It sold 164,000 copies in just the first week; the album has a mix of fun dance songs to some emotional, calm songs. A couple notable songs on this [...]

February 26, 2015 Opinion
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February 25, 2015 Opinion
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Fifty Shades of “what the hell”

By: Matt Cohen and Ben Miller So, you were alone on Valentines Day? Well, we were too.  And we are no relationship experts, but I’m sure our experiences will draw some helpful lessons. Maybe. Being alone really isn’t such a [...]

February 19, 2015 Opinion
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February 18, 2015 Opinion
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Why I am not seeing “Fifty Shades of Grey”

I am by no means above seeing a bad movie. Bad movies are some of the most entertaining movies. The poorly constructed plots, the awkward acting, the supremely cheesy wink-wink-nudge-nudge humor – it’s all great. At first I thought that [...]

February 16, 2015 Opinion
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Treadmill

I am remarkably stupid, I am beyond foolish and I will regret absolutely nothing. I’m currently running on a treadmill because it is too cold to run outside. I have all this energy with which I want to move to [...]

February 16, 2015 Opinion
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The album you should be listening to, yesterday

We can all pick out Bruno Mars. But can you name his backup dancers? For a girl once relegated to the background status, Nicki Minaj has come a long way. And now the queen of Young Money Entertainment has released [...]

February 12, 2015 Opinion
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In memory of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha

I’ve been afraid this would happen ever since the Charlie Hebdo attack. But I, and the nation, should have been fearing it since Sept. 11, 2001. Three Muslim students living near the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill were [...]

February 11, 2015 Opinion