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Democrats are poised to underestimate Trump on the campaign trail — again

Shane Ostrom, Opinion Editor

April 20, 2019

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2020 is just around the corner and has the potential to bring with it the most absurd, unconventional and dangerous presidential campaigning the United States has ever seen. It is no secret Donald Trump will stoop to incredi...

Success is earned, not bought

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

April 20, 2019

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During their senior year, millions of high schoolers apply to colleges and universities and nervously wait months to see if they will be granted admission into the school of their dreams. Imagine if the stresses of college admi...

Wearing stress as a badge of honor

Angeline Pho, Contributing Writer

April 20, 2019

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“I am so stressed!” This statement has probably been repeated more than a multitude of times at a school, whether it be from a student thinking about upcoming exams, an athlete thinking about their performance in a game or a ...

High stakes, high pressure — that is collegiate sports

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

April 8, 2019

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You know a college athlete when you see one. They are the ones who get excused absences from classes, get tons of free gear and are pretty much the only students on campus comfortable enough to sit through a college lecture f...

The fight for the Mueller report is a fight for democracy

Shane Ostrom, Opinion Editor

April 4, 2019

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Robert Mueller’s notorious and long-awaited report regarding the findings of potential Russian interference during the 2016 presidential election was recently finished and handed off to William Barr, the current United States Attor...

A Letter to the Editor

Rory Simpson, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019

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Forget. That is all it seems we humans can do these days. Forget the dark days of rigid hierarchical societies, in a world devoid of democracy. Forget the profound change sparked throughout the world at the onset of the America...

How to achieve the perfect spring break body

Jason Ferrante, Staff Writer

March 2, 2019

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Spring break is only a few weeks away, just in time to get the perfect body for hitting the beach and showing it off. To help, I have created a simple three step program for how to get the perfect spring break body. Step one, ha...

It’s the perfect time to redefine modern-day working citizens

Shane Ostrom, Opinion Editor

March 2, 2019

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It seems more and more jobs are threatened by automation as time passes and technology advances. We are already seeing robots working more precisely and consistently than humans in workplaces, and carbon-based lifeforms naturally...

There is winning and losing; No in-between

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

March 2, 2019

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Competition: The act of competition; rivalry for supremacy, a prize, etc. A contest for some prize, honor or advantage. Growing up, I was constantly involved in some sort of athletic sport. Whether it was soccer, softball, basketb...

Sometimes happily ever after takes more than 90 minutes

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

February 21, 2019

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Every week, we anxiously await our favorite reality television shows such as “The Bachelor,” “Temptation Island” and “Married at First Sight,” anticipating the endless amounts of love, heartbreak and anything else that ...

How much more buying power do wealthy elites need?

February 21, 2019

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Wealth inequality has long been rooted in our country’s history with tense relationships between workers and bosses, and corporations and unions. In the past five years or so especially, we have seen efforts to hike minimum wa...

Millennials are stuck with a stereotype they do not deserve

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2019

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If you were born roughly between 1980 and 2000, you may be considered selfish, lazy, entitled, egotistical and pretentious. How does that make you feel? I am pretty offended by those assumptions. Millennials are not hard to pic...

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