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The Hunt for the ring

Jennifer Wright

October 22, 2007

Filed under Opinion

It is just me, or has our generation been bitten by the marriage bug? Almost everyone I know has become recently engaged or cannot stop talking about a hopeful future engagement. I am in no way trying to bash those people who...

Emotions: The Enemy of Common

EZ Peterson

October 22, 2007

Filed under Opinion

I wish there was some secret potion or pill that we could take to shield ourselves against the evils of emotion. And by evils I mean the ability of strong emotion to impair our judgment. It is like drunken love driving, where ...

Technology fair breaks records

James McGowen

October 22, 2007

Filed under Opinion

When George T. Finkle of Henderson's Computer and Communication Services moved the technology fair from October to September, attendance more than doubled compared to last year. Maybe it was the scheduling that made the differ...

What’s Hip about it?

Alexandria Moore

October 22, 2007

Filed under Opinion

For so long, we've heard the concerns of society about the hip-hop generation. We've heard that it's influencing our adolescents, it contains no real content and the biggest concern of them all is the theory that hip-hop is DEAD. A...

F*%$ LA

Mitchell Allgood

October 15, 2007

Filed under Opinion

Attention: are you fed up with the day-to-day grind and monotony of your life? Work and your shallow, fair-weather friends no longer giving you that much-needed ego-feed? Years of suppressing that itch to go on any number of crim...

Jealous Ways

EZ Peterson

October 15, 2007

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One of the most primal feelings in love is jealousy. The insecurity within ourselves and the fear that our current relationship with our mate will be replaced with one that they will find superior creates uncertainty. When this hap...

Student asks the religious WWJD?

Josh Clinton

October 15, 2007

Filed under Opinion

As I jogged across the chilly Quad last Thursday, praying that I hadn't missed the first few minutes of my design professor's opening lecture, I noticed a small gathering of students - the Henderson Queer/Straight Alliance - setting...

Editor weighs in on events

Allan Ford

October 15, 2007

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Let me start by commending the Queer/Straight Alliance for their approach. Although I've never totally understood all that surrounds the group, they have never been less than considerate, civil and courteous. My problem is not...

The ‘I hate you’ but ‘I love you’ blues

EZ Peterson

October 8, 2007

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When the fighting is over and you have packed all of his things into a cardboard box and left him a nasty message to come and pick them up, the most annoying thing in the world is that even though he has hurt you and your hea...

Girl Fight?

Alexandria Moore

October 8, 2007

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R&B sensation Keyshia Cole explained it best when she said, "If he ain't gonna love you the way he should, then let it go; if he ain't gonna treat you the way he should, then let it go." Ladies, men are not committed to us u...

Procrastinators Manifesto

Mitchell Allgood

October 8, 2007

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Everybody does it. You get the bill on the 22nd, which is due on the 11th of the following month. You have the money. But it is not until your shower gets cut short that you really appreciate the gravity of paying those bastard...

From the Editor’s desk: Beer is more refreshing than love talk

Allan Ford

October 8, 2007

Filed under Opinion

First, I would like to thank everyone who has complimented the Oracle this semester. All of your comments are deeply and seriously appreciated. As editor of the Oracle, it was essentially up to me to decide who would be our columnists this ...

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