Wednesday, March 29, 2023

If Palin was president: ‘Water boarding is how we’d baptize terrorists’

"Water boarding is how we'd baptize terrorists," Sarah Palin.

Nike is not a ‘woke’ corporation

On Sept. 3, Colin Kaepernick tweeted an advertisement of himself as the face of Nike’s newest marketing campaign. Without missing a beat, conservatives ran...

Corporations are ruining the Christmas season

Picture this: you walk into the mall, ready to do some shopping, and you are automatically assaulted by red and green streamers everywhere. There’s...

Haley’s House: Passion vs. Money

Picking the right career to pursue is a difficult decision for most college students, especially debating whether to follow the money or passion. One quote to remember, however, is "If you love what you do, you will never work a day in your life."

Vaccinations should not be up for debate

Newborn babies are at the prime age of vulnerability against any and all dangers. Even dangers that cannot be seen with the naked eye....

Independent Thoughts: Independent voting is a dilemma

I am not a pointless voter as an independent. In fact, I am actually a part of the majority voters.

My tattoos should not affect my career

The first thing people see when they look at me are my tattoos. I’ve had many people tell me I won't be able to...

We need to stop using the phrase ‘radical Islamic terrorism’

The use of "radical Islamic terrorism" demonizes Muslims and Islam. We need to drop the phrase in order to decrease fear and tension.

Trophy hunters not winning humanity any medals

"When laws are put in place without the means to enforce them, corruption can make a big difference in the effect that legislation has. This is a big deal when it comes to the lives of animals that have already become endangered due to sport hunting."

Hayley’s House: “Speed” drugs like Adderall can be useful in the right hands

When college students are prescribed drugs like Aderrall, it can be helpful while under control.

Haley’s House: Support can squash student stress

Summer is three weeks away, but what stands between you and break are tests, projects, papers, and more tests. Don't let stress control your life; find ways to cope that will fit your personality.
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Political cartoon: University and city get ready to rumble

Webster University President Elizabeth Stroble and Webster Groves Mayor Gerry Welch face off at the city council meeting for round 2 on educational zoning.

Songkran: A Thai water festival

It was a real splash

Thanks, but honey, I am not good

If you are anything like me, you have realized that you cannot go many places without hearing Andy Grammer’s hit single “Honey, I’m Good.”...

Kavahn Mansouri vs. The World: Harry Potter: the chosen one

The Harry Potter series influenced the lives of a generation on a global scale. The characters grew with readers and warmed their way into readers’ hearts in a powerful way.

Hey, Alexa: Are Instagram traps art?

If you have an Instagram account, you’ll understand the phenomenon I’m talking about -- a group of girls jumping in a ball pit in a room of multi-colored walls. Groups taking pictures in a pool of sprinkles or mirror selfies in a hallway of endless colored mirrors. They have a surplus of photos in various themed rooms with trippy backgrounds and random props to pose with.