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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Observing the Last Quarter Moon

By David A. Huestis There is a lunar phase that is not as regularly observed as others-- the last (or third) quarter Moon. It generally rises around midnight, which means a lack of scrutiny by...

Beer Company Gives its Staff a Week’s Paid ‘Pawternity’ Leave

By Ricardo Garcia Don't we all wish our company would pay us for a week off just take care of and play with our new dog? Now this may be a reality! A Scotland-based craft...

Bathroom Battle: How Trump’s Actions are Affecting Transgender Students

By Emily Jones On Wednesday, February 22, President Donald Trump renounced federal protections for transgender students to use bathrooms and other facilities that correspond with their gender identity. The protections came from the Obama Administration,...

Amaranthe Singer Quits, Band Tours Anyway

By Kaylie Cullinan Back in October, Swedish metal band Amaranthe released their fourth album, Maximalism. The album stayed true to the band’s signature musical blend of electronic, dance, pop, and metal. A quick read of...

Bachelor Contestant “NFL Combine” Predictions

This is a long time coming, we’re aware - but better late than never. As the 21st season of ABC’s “The Bachelor” is ramping up, the contestants left for Nick Viall - arguably the...

Tales From the Boneyard: 1986 Hyundai Excel

Ask a wise and venerable old sage for advice, and he might say a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This old adage aptly describes the long and arduous road...

Top Ten Video Games of 2016

By Nicholas Butera Many of us, as college students, enjoy playing video games whenever we aren’t attending our classes or doing hefty amounts of homework for them. In this article, we are going to go...

Is ‘Saturday Night Live’ Great Again?

By Gary Enoksen Just over a year ago, we were asking ourselves, when is SNL calling it quits?  Last week, we saw a performance by Melissa McCarthy mocking Press Secretary Sean Spicer, which raised the...

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