The game has been called cardboard crack and Magic: The Addiction. Its players have been labeled geeks or worse, freaks. The world of Magic: The Gathering has remained an obscure, unexplored subculture for many, even for those at St. Olaf where an unofficial Magic club meets every Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Mellby lounge.
To put it simply, Heavier Things was an album John Mayer had to make. Following a critically acclaimed, top 20, Grammywinning and tripleplatinum debut album, Room for Squares, Mayer found himself the leader of a new pack of multigenre artists.
I used to be a trickster, and I dont mean a court jester.
Last Christmas, I visited with a friend from high school. We had a few drinks, and inevitably discussed our relationships. At the time, I was dating two men. Not SLEEPING with two men, but dating. Both were intelligent, kind and attractive. Neither knew of the others existence; I saw nothing wrong with this. After much discussion, my friend leaned back in his chair, sighed and nodded knowingly. Youre a trickster, he said.
This week in 1903
Subscriptions to the Manitou Messenger, then a monthly publication, were $1 per year. Students lauded the paper for its wealth of content, and claimed that it had more pages for a smaller price than most college newspapers in the area.
The Center for Integrative Studies (CIS) is a program dedicated to promoting diverse ideas at St. Olaf. In this department, located on the sixth floor of Holland Hall, students can talk with advisors about creating their own majors.