Conventions traditional and yet impractical

September 10, 2008 0

With the Democratic and Republican National Conventions now over, let us review the proceedings to see if either were missing anything. Long and unnecessary speeches: check. Abundant amounts of obnoxious clapping every ten seconds: check. Phony symbolism and corny special effects: check.

Threat assessment threatening privacy

September 10, 2008 0

This fall semester, Millersville has instituted yet another task force to monitor student behavior because of the terrible way the school dealt with the lock down last April and called it the “Threat Assessment Team.”

Ice Cream Shoppe grand opening

September 10, 2008 0

With the new addition of the Turkey Hill Ice Cream Shoppe in Gordinier, many questions have begun to run through my head; number one being, “Why did they wait so long to put this in?”

Latest accessory trend's style really "barks"

September 10, 2008 0

Is your outfit missing something? According to designer Michael Kors, the accessory that you are missing might be a furry friend. “Add a sleek pet greyhound as an accessory and the look says fast and rich,” the designer advises readers in the September issue of Marie Claire magazine.

Vote for the leader not a party

September 10, 2008 0

Chances are that before school let out, sometime over the summer, and even now back at school you have started to discuss the presidential election.

What's that in your mouth I see?

September 10, 2008 0

It starts with the first bite. Then the next makes it worse. And with the final bite, the dinner partner can sometimes give way to a loud sigh of relief.

Constant pulling of the race card

September 10, 2008 0

Some people seem to think that African Americans try to pull the race card whenever in a situation whereas they need to get out of trouble.

For those who are not quite sure of what exactly “pulling the race card” means, it is referring to an allegation raised against a person who has brought the issue of race or racism into a debate.

McCain switches lanes and pulls ahead in race

September 3, 2008 3

Congratulations to Presidential candidate John McCain for securing my vote.

All summer I was unsure of who I wanted to support in their run for presidency but was leaning toward Barak Obama and when asked, that is who I would claim to be supporting. However the tables turned and on Friday I made my decision that the man I wanted to take over in leading our country was McCain.

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