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Opinion: Plagued with issues, Thompson Point buses are worse than walking

Opinion: Plagued with issues, Thompson Point buses are worse than walking

By Grace Schneider and Emily Cooper

April 19, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The buses are a means of transportation for students on campus but Thompson Point Direct is a struggle bus that practically tells you to walk instead.

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Netflix’s browsing menu sucks

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Netflix’s browsing menu sucks

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion

I'm not going to say Hulu's menus are better, or Amazon Prime Video's pause button is acceptable, or Amazon Prime Video is even a good name – but as the #1 streaming service, Netflix's browsing menu is like an overeager second date with a bad laugh.

In the War Room with Warfel: Lebron James made the Lakers worse

In the War Room with Warfel: Lebron James made the Lakers worse

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

"My argument however does not hinge on James not being an elite player and clearly having the ability to make his team better – it's that James made the Lakers worse by stunting the development of young players."

The great pet debate — who’s better cats or dogs?

The great pet debate — who’s better cats or dogs?

By Elizabeth Biernacki, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

We all love a cute animal that will spend its time with us as we procrastinate doing our work, but which do you prefer, a cat or a dog?

You’re Dumb and Wrong: 5 out of 10 should not be a mediocre review score

You’re Dumb and Wrong: 5 out of 10 should not be a mediocre review score

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion

"When I got a 59.6% in Trigonometry, I failed the class and nearly got kicked out of my high school's production of Shrek the Musical," Jeremy Brown, arts and entertainment editor, writes.

In the War Room with Warfel: Time to turn your eyes to the Stanley Cup playoffs

In the War Room with Warfel: Time to turn your eyes to the Stanley Cup playoffs

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

"Fighting is considered a major penalty in hockey, but since it takes two to tango in a fight, both players normally end up in the box, thus negating the advantage of having extra players on the ice for either team when a penalty is called."

Imposters Among ‘Us’: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ uses villains as symbols for the classes of America

Imposters Among ‘Us’: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ uses villains as symbols for the classes of America

By Trevor Leavell, Guest Writer

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Film, Opinion

Jordan Peele’s Us is a film totally unashamed of being a horror. More than anything, Us is Jordan Peele’s love letter to the horror films of his childhood.

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Stop making me give my credit card for free trials

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Stop making me give my credit card for free trials

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

"Free trials should, in theory, be the best way to convince someone to try your product – the "proof is in the pudding" marketing tactic uses the inherent strength of your service to prove its quality."

Commentary: Don’t let a stop at a roadside zoo spoil your trip

Commentary: Don’t let a stop at a roadside zoo spoil your trip

By Jennifer O’Connor, PETA Foundation

April 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion

You could almost hear the collective facepalms when people learned of the woman who was injured by a jaguar at an Arizona roadside zoo recently after she climbed over a barrier to snap a picture.

Opinion: Stigma against pit bulls is unjustified

Opinion: Stigma against pit bulls is unjustified

By Elizabeth Biernacki, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion

"Pit Bulls make amazing pets for households, despite how scary they might seem," writes Elizabeth Biernacki, staff reporter.

In the War Room with Warfel: No Cinderella team this year

In the War Room with Warfel: No Cinderella team this year

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

April 1, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Uncategorized

For months college basketball fans have wondered who would be the Final Four standing come the end of March and we are here – Texas Tech will play Michigan State and Auburn will be play Virginia in Minneapolis Saturday with a chance to play in the championship game on Monday, April 8.

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Swearing in your articles is unnecessary

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Swearing in your articles is unnecessary

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

March 29, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

I'm not out to make everyone remove swearing from the internet; that's like taking urine out of a pool.

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