"There's always room for more," my mother would say to me, pushing a giant bowl of mashed potatoes in front of my nose with a look of intense anticipation. I never argued. I just smiled, grabbed the over-sized wooden spoon buried deep in the never-ending sea of spuds and shoveled as much as I could onto my plate.
The Arcade Fire's debut album Funeral isn't even three months old, but the Montreal septet has already created sizeable buzz and not just because of the constant Pixies references or cool Debussy name drops.
On Nov. 7, the aurora borealis appeared above St. Olaf. My friends, President Thomforde and I watched these northern lights shine their glowing green light, which even reached observers in Oklahoma and California.
Everyone, at one time or another, has harbored secret yearnings to possess super powers. And how. Pixar and Disneys latest animated joint endeavor, The Incredibles, proves that superpowers arent just for comic book characters anymore.