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Educated voters hear both sides

By Anna Mavromati

March 17, 2004

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Everyone is familiar with the classic high school cliques, such as the preps, the punks, the jocks, the nerds and many others. There are popular kids and unpopular kids. It's a funny thing, but we never grow out of this trait....

Censorship is not the answer

By Anna Mavromati

March 10, 2004

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Recently, radio disc jockeys Howard Stern and Bubba the Love Sponge lost radio shows. They are both well-known for their aired sexual obscenities and dirty humor. Most of us are aware of who they are and what has happened...

William Hung, in my eyes you’re the real American Idol

By Anna Mavromati

March 3, 2004

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I have found my true American Idol. It is not any of the past idols like Kelly, Ruben, Clay or Justin. His name is William Hung. Yeah, laugh if you want. For those of you who are unenlightened, Hung is the infamous reject...

Do not take the Bible out of context; it is not up to date

By Lana McCarthy

December 3, 2003

Filed under Columns, Opinion

If anyone wants a belly-jiggling laugh or wants to entertain friends at a party, they should definitely open the Bible and read Leviticus. These are the chapters of the Bible where God's laws are mapped out explaining...

Millionares allowed to abuse their get out jail free ‘card’

By Lana McCarthy

November 19, 2003

Filed under Columns, Opinion

All of my enemies better run for their lives when I get rich and famous, because I'll go on a killing spree. Most humans learn by observation, and the public is learning that if you're rich, you can get away with almost anything. Want...

Things one learns from watching ‘South Park’

By Lana McCarthy

October 29, 2003

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As many times as my mother told me that "South Park" was nothing but cuss words and fart jokes, I continuously defended it and laughed hysterically at the intelligent and thought-provoking humor. One episode proved to...

Ethnicity matters especially for groups being stereotyped

By Lana McCarthy

October 15, 2003

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Irish people deserve a better education over others and better jobs based only on the fact that they're Irish. And why shouldn't they? The Irish culture was subjected by the English to 400 years of rape, theft of land, and murder. I...

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