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ISSUE 119 VOL 2 PUBLISHED 9/23/2005

Opinions

Sustainability critique shallow

I was angry after I read the criticism of St. Olaf’s sustainability theme on the conservative website www.intellectualtakeout.com.

Rethinking drinking

This past weekend, three senior Ytterboe pods were cited for alcohol violations, twice. The weekend before, two honor houses were cited for the same, as well as a large group of sophomores, twice. What is happening to our lovely, PG-13 dry-campus?

National disaster lays Bush's failures bare

In the classic children’s story “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” it took the simple honesty of a child to point out that the emperor was actually naked.

Kanye West oversimplifies disaster

Hurricane Katrina, which could have been a chance for Bush to show his compassion and his purportedly devout Christianity, was instead a tragedy of incompetence and cronyism.

Sheehan leaves limelight

Over a month and a half has passed since Cindy Sheehan set up camp outside President Bush’s Crawford, Texas, ranch, demanding a meeting with the president and an explanation for her son’s death in Iraq.

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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