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ISSUE 120 VOL 9 PUBLISHED 12/1/2006


Console wars: The next generation

What kind of moron camps outside a mass retailer in the middle of winter for a next-generation gaming console? A growing population of morons, it seems, including two-thirds of this article's contributors. The news media last week was filled with reports of people congregating days in advance for the Sony PlayStation 3 and the Nintendo Wii, which, along with Microsoft's Xbox 360, form the next generation of video game systems.

Inventive holiday decorating

It's that time of year again - time to pull out the winter coats, sip hot chocolate and enjoy yet another fantastic Christmas Festival on the Hill. The first week of December is also a great time to add some sparkle to those lackluster spaces we call home - our dorm rooms.

Craving cocoa? Here's where to indulge

Admit it. The last 50 times you visited a café it was in search of coffee. This holiday season, give in to your sweet tooth and order cocoa.

Sex on the Hill: Let's play a round: Foreplay 101

This is it. The night has arrived for you and your special someone to get it on for the first time. They've given you that ring, that special feeling, or that special spot in their living will. Whatever the reason, you know you're ready.

Downtown bookstores offer alternatives

Though St. Olaf College students cannot control yearly college tuition or board rates, they can choose how much to spend on textbooks.

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