Views on the American politics in Portugal

November 5, 2008 1

I just finished a very long and equally lovely Sunday almoço (mid-day meal) with a well-educated Portuguese couple. Shortly after the bacalhau appeared on the table, the conversation turned to the American election nearly upon us. I asked my hosts what they thought about the two candidates. This question led to a long and thoughtful conversation about the challenges facing our one world and how the election might impact our ability to respond.

Why not use the bus services?

November 5, 2008 0

The Red Rose transit buses are in operation every day for students to use. The bus runs between the university and to numerous places such as the Park City mall, Manor shopping center, other places around Lancaster and around campus.

Be true to your school

November 5, 2008 0

Collegiate sports; a dedication unlike no other. The best time to be a Millersville athlete is now; new coaches, new facilities, even a new outlook on the collegiate world of sports.

Untimely warnings plague MU

November 5, 2008 0

I guess I’m old fashioned when it comes to safety. With the events of the “gunman” scare on campus last night, my eyes have been opened to certain aspects of campus that I had previously put on the backburner.

Four years is not enough

October 22, 2008 0

The final stretch of the Presidential Election is finally in sight and all I think of is: it’s about time. On November 5th, the countless political television ads, irritating phone calls and annoying lawn signs will all mercifully end.

Our candidate opinions show we care

October 22, 2008 0

I will be honest – I’m a Barack Obama supporter. Being a Libertarian, I tend to agree more with his policies than with his opponent John McCain. However, either candidate’s policies aren’t my concern in this particular article. I recently had a feud with a neighbor of mine in the hall of my dorm.

The third party vote

October 22, 2008 0

After hearing the debates between McCain and Obama, looking at their policies and weighing my options, I decided that I am going to vote for Bob Barr in this presidential election.

Joe the plumber

October 22, 2008 0

Anyone else getting burned out on this election cycle? I’m not thrilled with either of the presidential candidates and disheartened at the level of vitriol that is being bandied about by Americans against other Americans of differing ideological positions. We’re a nation divided at the moment, perhaps even more so than during 2000 and 2004.

Practice what you preach

October 22, 2008 2

There are times that all of us have made mistakes in our lives whether it be to steal someone’s personal belongings, gossiping about someone behind their backs and getting caught, and so on. There are many mistakes I feel that no one is able to escape.

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