Minnesota stabbing proves the importance of the Second Amendment

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer
October 31, 2016 • 115 views
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At the Crossroads Center mall in Minnesota, a man victimized ten innocent people and was shot down by an off-duty police officer. The attacker in his early twenties, Dahir Ahmed Adan, used a collapsible knife just three to four inches long to inflict injuries on his victims. The young Somali man entered...

Immigrants are the reason America is great to begin with

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer
October 31, 2016 • 103 views
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During the course of the 2016 Presidential election, immigrants have been at the center of the spotlight as Democrats and Republicans argue the value of these people. Due to this, there has been a notable rise in opinions that argue that immigrants are the reason many issues occur in the United States....

Why electoral vote projections act as a tool to discourage voters

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer
October 31, 2016 • 95 views
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If you've been following any of the recent numbers in the media talking about the race to reach 270 votes, you've probably noticed that all news sources have essentially declared Hillary Clinton as a shoe-in for the Oval Office and that is an issue. The biggest reason that this is a problem is because...

A History of Illness Surrounding the Presidency

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer
October 31, 2016 • 87 views
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Democratic Party Candidate Hillary Clinton's sickness has recently brought back the discussion of health in our Presidents. Should it matter what health our Presidents? Do the American people really care about this subject matter? Historically speaking, it appears that it does not. One of the greatest...

FIFA 17 is an improvement on past releases, but it’s still not perfect

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer
October 31, 2016 • 77 views
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EA Sports' "FIFA" video game franchise, to many soccer and gaming fans alike, is a fun idea that is executed poorly. While everyone loves virtually taking part in the "beautiful game", many FIFA players spend $60 (or perhaps more) on the annually released every September and dutifully play a frustrating...

Too Little, Too Late for The GOP

Katie Clark, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016 • 138 views
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On Friday, October 7, a 2005 Access Hollywood tape released by The Washington Post showed Donald Trump making multiple lewd comments about women. In the video, Trump brags to Billy Bush, former "Today Show" anchor, about groping, kissing, and making sexual advances on a married woman, but was able to get away w...

The Life of a Junior

The Life of a Junior

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer
October 22, 2016 • 107 views
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High school is a difficult time of any teenager’s life, but junior year is something else. Junior year is the infamous year that the seniors warn you about. The year that you go into knowing you’re going to struggle at something no matter what it is. The year that is the most complicated, busy, and...

“Sweet” 16?

“Sweet” 16?

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer
October 22, 2016 • 120 views
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Growing up is something all of us have wanted to do since we were little kids, and now that we are in that period of our lives, our opportunities are endless. When you finally blow out the sixteen candles on your birthday cake, everything changes for you. You get to run off to the DMV and get that...

Why Airpods Are a Waste of Money, Time, and Tech

Why Airpods Are a Waste of Money, Time, and Tech

Luke Ryan, Staff Writer
October 22, 2016 • 173 views
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With the new iPhone 7 coming out, there is a lot of controversy over the omission of the headphone jack. But has anyone stopped to really think about Apple's replacement, the Airpods? In short, the Airpods look like you took a normal pair of Apple earbuds and cut the cord off of them and connected...

Mets’ Tim Tebow Gamble Bound to Fail

Luke Henne, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016 • 121 views
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Try what you want, New York Mets. It’s not going to happen. Tim Tebow will never make it to the spotlight of Citi Field. ESPN writer Adam Rubin notes that Tebow signed a minor-league contract with New York’s National League ball club, and the quarterback-turned-baseball player will report to ...

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