Saturday, April 10, 2021
Catcalling

Catcalls aren’t compliments

"Newsflash, buddy, the 1950s are long gone." Kalani slams Steve Santagati for his ignorant comments defending catcalling, which were recently featured on CNN in response to a viral anti-street harassment YouTube video.
Political cartoon

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.
Ebola: another false epidemic trend

Ebola: Another “epidemic” trend

Has Ebola in the U.S. become the next "epidemic" trend?
gamergate

GamerGate: Little boys throw controllers when girls join the club

The sexism and violent threats from a couple of extremists are keeping the gaming community from progress.

Three Webster elite snag a cumulative $195,000 in bonuses

Newly-released tax documents reveal the salaries and bonuses of Webster's upper administration.

#Oscarssowhite they “don’t see color”

The nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards go to... white people. Big surprise.
Alas, poor Yorick

To be or not to be an English major?

"The future of the English major is as grim as any Orwellian dystopia."
Internet fast lane

Internet fast lanes accelerate inequality

Opinions Editor Alexandria Lenzi argues the Internet fast lanes proposal is discriminatory and threatens net neutrality and free speech.

Anti-vaxxers: How badly do we miss polio?

"The anti-vaxxer movement is a symptom of widespread scientific ignorance, and unfortunately, a culture of suspicion."
Rise of Student Debt

The American Dream: a Millennial’s nightmare

Opinions Editor Alexandria Lenzi argues Millennials have been shortchanged of the American Dream because society and the economy are in constant flux, but the expectations are not.

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

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

Calling Kroenke’s bluff

In response to "No Chance of a Comeback": Dane seems to believe our beloved Rams are moving out West and that football in St. Louis is over. But there is one problem with Dane’s theory: It’s wrong.

Snow Day

Controversy arose the morning of Feb. 16 when Webster University delayed canceling classes despite poor road conditions.