The word “socialist” is being inappropriately applied to Obama and Democrats in general. We’ve all heard the word since the 2008 election. Recently, with conservative ire at the large budget deficit and health care, it’s being thrown about a lot [...]
NEXT YEAR’S MONEY IN FOUR EASY STEPS: 1) Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov , click “Fill Out Your FAFSA” 2) If you’ve forgotten your PIN, click the “PIN Information” link & they’ll send it to you. 3) Select 2010-2011 from the drop [...]
Thursday, Jan. 28, Southwestern’s Senior Giving Council invited SU seniors to the Landmark Tavern to celebrate their last hundred days as Pirates. Southwestern seniors were invited to come to the new bar for happy hour and were even treated to [...]
Culture / Sports
As a person who is not a Twitter-er, but chose to take this assignment out of interest, I must admit the whole culture of letting everyone know what you are doing at any given time kind of freaks me out. [...]
On Jan. 27, 2010, President Barack Obama addressed Congress and the nation in the annual State of the Union Address. The event was originally slated to be a two-hour talk because, according to the White House, “a one-hour speech couldn’t [...]
Prior to the Leno vs. O’Brien meltdown, my late-night allegiance was clear to all. Every night I would stop whatever it was I was doing and turn to Comedy Central to watch Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. I hadn’t given [...]
Over the last few years I have heard more than enough aspersions cast against George W. Bush and his administration in the simplest of accusations that fail to account for the complexities of causality that are a part of all [...]
The Southwestern swim team is beginning the end of their five month season. In November and December, the team was training at the highest intensity of the year. Increased yardage of up to seven miles a day with fast paced [...]
Berthold Auerbach’s quote, “Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life” can describe Hockey, the Artist of the Week. While listening to Hockey, you will be refreshed by their energetic music. Hailing from Portland, Hockey is a [...]
With a current national debt of over $12 trillion and a deficit of around $1.35 trillion for 2010, debt and deficit reduction is rightfully at the top of America’s current concerns with the government. Fiscal responsibility, spending freezes, budget cuts [...]
Well, go ahead and give yourself a big pat on the back! You did it!
You survived Valentine’s Day.
I’ve thought about the Afghan war effort from a lot of different angles, and I’ve experienced a great deal of internal conflict regarding it’s merits, justifications, and chances of success