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Gourmet Ramen: Asian Sesame Stirfry

Mariam Sadak

March 5, 2012

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Gourmet Ramen: Asian Sesame StirfrySo Wednesday we were all out in T-shirts, then Friday it was back to the ol' three layers of jackets and NASA-Approved astronaut boots (mine are purple). Anyway, since the weather has proved unreliable, you can always count on the comfort of food to be there for you…...

Enough With The Pudge: Sleeping Away Your Unwanted Pounds

Lexi Elias

February 28, 2012

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Enough With The Pudge: Sleeping Away Your Unwanted Pounds"Sometime Around Midnight" is not only the name of a song frequently playing on my iPod, but it is also right around the time when we find ourselves saying, "Screw it; I'm starving."Whether we are at Kelly's drinking beers and stopping at Devil D...

Cheddar Chicken Panini

Mariam Sadek

February 28, 2012

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Cheddar Chicken PaniniIt's winter ( kind of ) so I know you're probably staying in-dorms, rather than walking around in the coldish mid-February weather scrounging for food. You're sitting there, cold, hungry, and miserable, thinking… "Does it ever get easier? Will there ever be a place I can go ...

‘Daily Show,’ ‘Colbert Report’ good places to start for under-informed politicos

Nadvia Davis

February 6, 2012

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"I believe in democracy. I believe democracy is our greatest export. At least until China figures out a way to stamp it out of plastic for three cents a unit. As a matter of fact, Ambassador Zhou Wenzhong, welcome. Your great country makes our Happy Meals possible," said Stephen Colbert during a comedy ro...

Honor killings not reflection of true Islam

Peter Dziedzic

February 6, 2012

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This past week, a Canadian jury convicted three members of an Afghan immigrant family for the proposed "honor killings" of their four female relatives. Mohammed Shafia, his wife and son were charged with the murder of Shafia's three daughters and his first wife based on wiretapped conversations in wh...

Alec Baldwin oversteps his boundaries on American Airlines flight

Lindsey Holden

December 20, 2011

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The bad behavior exhibited by celebrities makes magazine and television headlines every day. For a culture obsessed with Hollywood, it comes as no surprise when celebrities act in a manner deserving of negative publicity. However, usually they're at least somewhat apologetic when faced with the reality of...

Football Drives Big East Changes, Leaves Aztec Basketball in the Dust

Cheryl Waity

December 8, 2011

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Football Drives Big East Changes, Leaves Aztec Basketball in the DustIt was no secret that what drove negotiations in Big East talk was football. The revenue from college football put basketball, the Big East's more recognized sport, in the back seat.The Big East added Boise State, San Diego State, Ho...

Second Virginia Tech tragedy should be a wake up call

Jenn Schanz

December 8, 2011

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Second only to places of worship, schools are meant to be the safest environments for those inside. It is where we learn, where we grow, where we socialize, and where we escape the responsibilities and complications of work and home. No student or staff member should ever question their well being wh...

Post-Thanksgiving recipe: Fancy(ish) Ramen

Kathryn VanderMolen

November 23, 2011

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Fancy(ish) RamenI love Thanksgiving.Let me repeat: I love, love, LOVE Thanksgiving.Seriously, just hook me up to a gravy IV.This, however, clearly is not a Thanksgiving recipe. This is more of a "returning to your apartment post-family holiday feast to find nothing in your cabinets" type of dish. It's when you r...

Letter: Whales deserve rights

Jennifer O'Conner, PETA

November 10, 2011

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November 10, 2011To the editor:Re: "One small step for orca, one giant leap for whale-kind"When someone is taken from their home by force, locked up and made to work and has no chance of escape, that's called slavery. It's the exact reality for orcas who have been removed from the ocean and denied th...

True love a mouse-click away? Not so much

Deanna Shilkus

November 8, 2011

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This generation has become that catalysts of the technology explosion, and we've become completely reliant on the Internet to do all of our research and, as of recently, even our matchmaking.According to an online dating insider website, within the past year there have been 56 million emails sent, 132 mil...

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