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ISSUE 119 VOL 13 PUBLISHED 3/10/2006

Opinions

Oscar upset upsets

“And the Oscar goes to…” “Crash!?” Excuse me? I must have been watching the wrong Oscars, because I could not possibly have heard correctly.

No cause for complacency on campus rape

A few weekends ago I was happily bobbing along in “the bubble,” chatting with a friend at a party. I mentioned a particular male friend I had been with the previous weekend. The girl I was chatting with abruptly stopped responding. With a dead look on her face, she quietly said, “You know, he raped me a few weeks ago.”

Floating Mardi Gras' boat

A strange dichotomy exists in the photos from this year’s Mardi Gras Festival in New Orleans.

Sale becomes political hot potato

It is a rule of capitalist economies that businesses are bought and sold. Most of these transactions occur on such a small level that they do not merit national news.

Mess Poll
How do you feel about the recent news of a tuition increase?
This is news to me.
I am a senior. Thank god.
I'd feel better about it if a more adequate explanation was provided.
It's routine and expected. What gives?
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