Is Heart and Key what it really should be?

Jessica Childs

November 14, 2006

Filed under Opinion

When I was a freshman and saw people get tapped in, I hoped to be a part of Heart and Key because of how honorable it looked. Seeing that most of the students who are tapped in are from the honors dorm are freshmen and seem to ...

The debate continues: what Bible are you reading?

Adam Britt

November 6, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Dearest David Reynolds, I will attempt to answer your questions in the order that I was given them. First off, good ole Genesis. It always amazes me when people use the story of Sodom against the Queer community and pretend that...

Reader argues against “Homosexuality” –

David Ross Reynolds

October 31, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Dear Student Body, I have nothing against homosexuals or any other sexual preference, but I do not agree with the statement in Adam Britt's opinion last week, which said the Bible really doesn't say that homosexuality is wrong....

Student explains why homosexuality is not a sin

Adam Britt

October 24, 2006

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Let me start this off with a quote from a famous lesbian, Lynn Lavner: "There are 6 admonishments in the Bible concerning homosexual activity, and our enemies are always throwing them up to us - usually in a vicious way and v...

Dear Editor,

Carol Underwood

October 24, 2006

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Dear Editor, I have a few corrections/clarifications to the Oracle article "Nursing dispute leads to grievance committee hearing," published Oct. 10, 2006. According to the article, the complaint filed against me with the Arkansas Sta...

Student writes against ‘electile disfunction’ and war

Mike Ledford

October 10, 2006

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I'm sick and tired of politicians, George W. Bush in particular, who claim they want peace, but wage war. How can any American say it's okay to fight war(s) on "terior" that threaten democracy or claim it's a relative evil when we...

Minimum wage increase worth the hassle?

Holly McCauley

October 3, 2006

Filed under Opinion

So Arkansans have raised all sorts of hoopla about the statewide minimum wage increase that went into effect Sunday. Minimum wage is now 21 percent higher, leaping from $5.15 an hour to $6.25 an hour. The minimum wage for tipp...

MoJoe ‘not sorry’ for opinons

Joe Phelps

September 26, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Maybe you didn't read my first column. I write about things I see that unnerve me. Do I mean what I write? Of course I do. As much as I complain and moan in my columns, I am a good guy - if you knew me personally, you would kn...

My problem with black people

Joe Phelps

September 19, 2006

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Now that I've upset the bikers and the Texans, it's time to take it a step further. I have a huge problem with black people. But I haven't always had a problem with them. I guess this problem came about sometime in the 90's. I d...

Men & football players:

Deborah Sesser

September 19, 2006

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I don't have a problem with motorcyclists. I don't have a problem with Texans. I don't have a problem with black people. I do have a problem with people who park in the middle of the road and expect other cars to simply drive ...

MoJoe responds –

Joe Phelps

September 12, 2006

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Mr. Smith, is it? For a moment there, we thought you were going to use a pseudonym. But, at any rate, I have only two things to write back. One, next time you write for this publication, make sure you proofread. I'm glad you're proud to be a Texans. Two, I'm probably speaking on behalf of many Arkansans as I thank you for further proving my theory that Texans are arrogant. I couldn't have done it better myself.

Arkansan by circumstance says ‘Don’t mess with Texas’

Andy Smith

September 12, 2006

Filed under Opinion

As a proud Texans who happens to be living in Arkadelphia due to circumstance, when I saw the column in the paper on September 5 with the title "A Few Reasons Why I Hate Texans," to say that my attention had been seized is putt...

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