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You’re Dumb and Wrong: Horoscopes are not real, do not act like they are

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Horoscopes are not real, do not act like they are

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion

"I cannot fathom why anyone would believe/want to believe their personality is tethered to a predestination outside of their control,"

Healey: If you’re a non-Christian facing execution in Alabama, God help you because the Supreme Court won’t

Healey: If you’re a non-Christian facing execution in Alabama, God help you because the Supreme Court won’t

By Jon Healey, Los Angeles Times

February 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

If you need a rabbi, an imam or other non-Christian spiritual advisor to accompany you into the death chamber in Alabama, God help you. Because the U.S. Supreme Court won’t.

Commentary: Racial bias influences health care — and it starts in the exam room

Commentary: Racial bias influences health care — and it starts in the exam room

By Monica Maalouf, Chicago Tribune

February 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

“No doctor has ever reminded me that I am black before,” the patient said, laughing and nodding his head to let me know he appreciated my advice.

In the War Room with Warfel: The Free Agency Scandal

In the War Room with Warfel: The Free Agency Scandal

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Columns, Sports

"Fans may be furious about owners refusing to offer long term contracts to these free agents, but to those fans I would say don't expect it to end soon," Adam Warfel, sports editor writes.

Guebert: Sorry, your favorites will not win Grammys this year

Guebert: Sorry, your favorites will not win Grammys this year

By Kyler Guebert, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Opinion

Out of the main four awards shows, the Grammys seem to have the worst reputation. Every year, the main four categories seem to completely miss the mark and make the entire internet erupt into a frenzy of anger.

Guebert: Who actually deserved the Oscars Best Picture nomination

Guebert: Who actually deserved the Oscars Best Picture nomination

By Kyler Guebert, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Each year, I do my best to try and see all the best picture nominees before the Oscars air. This year, I was able to see all 8 films prior to the nominations being announced. As with every year, there were films that I was excited to see nominated, films that I was upset to see nominated and films that deserved to be nominated.

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Opinion pieces will never change someone’s mind

You’re Dumb and Wrong: Opinion pieces will never change someone’s mind

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion

No one reads these columns because they agree with me, and I don’t expect to change anyone’s minds. In fact, I don’t know a single think piece that’s changed anyone’s opinion on any subject in anyway.

In the War Room with Warfel: A state of affairs

In the War Room with Warfel: A state of affairs

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 5, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Looking across all of Saluki athletics, basketball is in the second half of conference play for both men's and women's, softball starts this week, baseball next week, track and field have their indoor championship for the MVC at the end of the month and golf for both men's and women's starts the week of February 12.

Glanton: If Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam resigns over racist photo, who wins?

Glanton: If Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam resigns over racist photo, who wins?

By Dahleen Glanton, Chicago Tribune

February 5, 2019


Filed under Opinion

"Let's be clear. The deafening chorus of Democrats and Republicans calling for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to step down over that blackface picture has little to do with African-Americans," Chicago Tribune columnist Dahleen Glanton writes.

In the War Room with Warfel: Super Bowl LIII storylines

In the War Room with Warfel: Super Bowl LIII storylines

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Super Bowl 53 will be a match up of the most hated team in the NFL and the upstart Rams on Sunday at 5:30 p.m.

Mosby: Top five commercials leading up to Super Bowl LIII

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

January 31, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Sports

Besides my cousins and the unlimited soda, my favorite thing about the Super Bowl was the commercials that would play in between timeouts. Some would be heartfelt and sweet and others would be funny and sometimes crude. I'm going to share my top ten my favorite Super Bowl commercials, in no particular order.

Opinion: Picking favorites is important when you write reviews

Opinion: Picking favorites is important when you write reviews

By Jeremy Brown, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

You need to have favorites in entertainment to find a concrete baseline for any of your reviews and criticisms of said entertainment.

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