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Staff Editorial: Salt and Social Media, Bro

January 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Everything has been salty at Wayne State College, with perhaps the exception of sidewalks and parking lots. Our old, less-than-professional pal, Director of College Relations Jay Collier, could have rolled around campus himself,...

We’re almost there guys

Mason Schweizer, Opinion Editor

December 7, 2016

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Well, folks, we’ve made it to the end of the semester. Almost. With a week and change left until we are relieved from school duties for a month, students can be found around town cramming for final exams. It’s an odd pra...

Financial Responsibility

Stephanie Hempel, Columnist

December 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The invisible tightrope beneath my feet keeps shaking in the wind of necessity. A series of future deadlines are strung from a window in the Humanities building (my sweetest home) and wrapped three times around the planet with...

A bad leader is better than no leader

Nick Ulrich, Columnist

December 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I spend most of my free time playing video games on PC. The game I play most is called “Counter Strike: Global Offensive.” It is a 5v5 team-based first-person-shooter. The most important aspect of Counter Strike is the team...

People watching, inner thoughts and happiness

Sadie Miller, Columnist

December 7, 2016

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I was walking down the streets of downtown Asheville, N.C., with my mom, grandma, sister and niece. People were flicking between stores like cigarette butts, and some guys were dancing in the park, when he whizzed past. He was...

Letter to the Editor

Janet Grado

December 6, 2016

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Dear Reader, Mental health has been a new and important part of my life. Mainly because I had a mental breakdown last winter that forever changed my life.  And as a result of this mental breakdown, I felt alone and misunderstood....

Food, football and fighting” What Thanksgiving is all about

Mason Schweizer, Opinion Editor

November 30, 2016

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It’s no secret that Thanksgiving has evolved into a holiday that celebrates all that is terrible to be an American—we eat more in a day than many around the world can scrounge up in a week before sitting down to watch modern-day...

Beyond the idea, into the shadow

Jacob Stewart, Columnist

November 30, 2016

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We’re approaching the end—of the semester, the year, and for some of the cons here, the end of their time in this institution—and here I am, listening to The Doors, Jim Morrison’s harsh and beautiful poetry in “The End”...

Love me, love my Wookiee: Han Solo & Chewbacca’s bromance

Natasha Fuehrer, Columnist

November 30, 2016

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Before a poor farm boy accompanied by an old fossil wandered into a dusty cantina, and a princess with a pastry-like hairdo barked orders at them, Han Solo and his trusty companion, Chewbacca, only had each other. “Star Wars”...

Misconceptions lead to misunderstandings

Kristin Jindra, Guest Columnist

November 16, 2016

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Editorial note: The author of this story does not live in the city of Wayne and therefore is not breaking any city laws. So I have this amazing, perfect and beautiful dog at home. Her name is Kokki, and she is the sweetest...

Love trumps hate

Mason Schweizer, Opinion Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Donald Trump is the new leader of the free world. It still doesn’t make sense to a majority of the population—The Donald actually lost the popular vote—but it is true nonetheless. The fallout and internal conflict it has...

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