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Discretion is Key

EZ Peterson

October 1, 2007

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"Stand by your man." That's what some of the songs say, but what if standing by your man means standing in a war zone with your man on one side and your family on the other? Friction between the people that you love can place a ...

Presidential Death Match

Mitchell Allgood

October 1, 2007

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The presidency is one of those jobs for which the fact that a person actually wants to do it should be enough to disqualify them immediately. Lucky for us, there are plenty of gluttons for punishment who are willing to be the next in line...

Deferred rush puts priorities in the right order

Ashley Slatton

October 1, 2007

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Entering my fourth year as a member of Alpha Xi Delta at Henderson, I have been around the block a few times in dealing with Panhellenic rush and the issues that surround it. I have experienced situations where rushing was the...

Be Not Conformed…

Alexandria Moore

October 1, 2007

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"Happiness depends upon ourselves." - Aristotle. The key to a beautiful and prosperous life is happiness. With life come growing pains, trials, tribulations and rigorous obstacles to overcome. The only way to surpass the struggl...

Deferred rush jeopardizes greek life

Chris Jackson

October 1, 2007

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I have heard all the stereotypes about fraternities. To tell you the truth, I believed them when I was in high school. Partying, drinking, girls - I believed it all. But like most high school students - and parents - I only knew...

Freshmen’s fall is not ‘rushed’

David Doggett

October 1, 2007

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In the past, during the first two or three weeks of the fall the semester, rush would happen. This fall, however, there was no rush. Despite that, greek life is alive and well at Henderson, and the greek presence that many student...

Get Emotionally Naked: ‘Bare’ your Secrets

EZ Peterson

September 24, 2007

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We all have them, tucked in the recesses of our mind's lonely, dark corners: secrets. It is every woman's right to have her own stock of individual skeletons; but in relationships, how do we know for sure when to reveal our se...

The Soundtrack to the Apocalypse

Mitchell Allgood

September 24, 2007

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This coming November isn't just about cramming your face with turkey between football games and beer runs. Don't get me wrong; that is a great way to spend any Thanksgiving, but this year brings the most creative, innovative a...

Sexual Healing vs. Casual Sex

Alexandria Moore

September 24, 2007

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As society matures, sex begins to play a larger role in the process of growing into adulthood. Everywhere we look - magazines, music videos and movies - sexual content is being emphasized more and more. Although the pleasing imag...

Your sexiest self

EZ Peterson

September 17, 2007

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As I walked slowly toward the thin screen door, I was a little apprehensive. Somehow I had always felt a little inadequate around them. History tells me that my ancestors were slaves; in the lands where they are from, they don...

Miseducation?

Alexandria Moore

September 17, 2007

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The obligation to become an educated people is not solely the responsibility of those who came before us. The road to success has been paved by all of those who struggled for us to receive the opportunities available today. How do...

Aesthetics of Hate

Mitchell Allgood

September 17, 2007

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Over the last few weeks, I may have been a little callous in my approach to some topics - primarily bands and artists. So allow me to say - from the bottom of my heart and with all sincerity - you have no idea how much I don't ...

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