Opinion

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Sexy costumes are cool and all, but I’m just trying to dress like a Ninja Turtle

October 30, 2014 at 8:34 pm 0 comments

I love Halloween because it’s the one time of year where you get to be someone else for a night. You can be a character on your favorite TV show, spooky villain or childhood animated character. It would be the best night of the year, if it weren’t for one […]

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Vote to End Traffic Misery

Vote to End Traffic Misery

October 30, 2014 at 7:40 pm 0 comments

Jonathan Box at Trinity University

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Bystanders take down violent homophobic man at DFW

Bystanders take down violent homophobic man at DFW

October 28, 2014 at 8:58 pm 0 comments

About an hour way from the SMU campus lies the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW). Most SMU students and Dallasites travel through this airport when they are going back home or going on vacation. While this busy airport has hundreds of thousands of people moving in and out of the […]

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Kylie Jenner named one of ‘25 Most Influential Teens of 2014’ and ‘Most Influential Kardashian,’ hope for humanity declines

Kylie Jenner named one of ‘25 Most Influential Teens of 2014’ and ‘Most Influential Kardashian,’ hope for humanity declines

October 26, 2014 at 7:06 pm 0 comments

I can’t seem to escape from seeing Kylie Jenner anywhere on social media for the past few weeks. The youngest Kardashian has been a trending topic recently for her superlatives in magazines. Jenner has been named in Time Magazine’s “25 Most Influential Teens in 2014” and Polyvore’s “Most Influential Kardashian.” […]

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Do you believe in Moody Magic?

Do you believe in Moody Magic?

October 26, 2014 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

As the weather transitions to fall, the sport season transitions from football to basketball. And it’s been highly anticipated by the SMU community. The SMU Men’s Basketball team is currently ranked No. 22 for preseason. The team will be lead by Head Coach Larry Brown. This will be his third […]

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Don’t be too scared of Ebola

October 26, 2014 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

This past week a University Park homeowner decorated his house for Halloween, and people are upset. Why? Because James Faulk used Ebola as a joke. Now, I get it. Ebola is horrible. Hundreds die every day in Africa of the horrible disease; it’s an epidemic. We should help somehow by […]

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The process behind getting a tattoo: how to decide on design, placement and artist

The process behind getting a tattoo: how to decide on design, placement and artist

October 23, 2014 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

So you’re getting a tattoo. It’s something you’ve wanted for years now. You went back and forth for years, contemplating if it was for you. You weighed out the pros and cons. You thought of the social and professional repercussions that may arise from it. But in the end, you […]

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South Building, center, is the main administrative building at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. At left is the Old Well, the visual symbol of the university.

UNC created fake classes to inflate athletes’ GPA for nearly 20 years

October 23, 2014 at 9:53 pm 0 comments

This past Wednesday the University of North Carolina admitted to committing academic fraud for athletes. These phantom classes were created under the Afro-American studies department. The goal of the “shadow curriculum” was to help athletes with GPAs that were borderline or below the 2.0 requirement stay afloat. According to the […]

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Oscar de la Renta at his fashion show at Neiman Marcus in Chevy Chase, MD. (Courtesy of missinfo.tv)

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies, leaves behind 50 years of unforgettable fashion

October 21, 2014 at 10:39 pm 0 comments

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died this past Monday. The 82-year-old left behind a legendary title under his name. He was best known for designing womenswear and bridal gowns. His talent for creating whimsical and elegant pieces for celebrities, women in power and the everyday woman is something that […]

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Gone Girl character Amy Dunne reveals the problem with being the ‘Cool Girl’

October 21, 2014 at 8:08 pm 0 comments

Warning: spoiler alert! Gillian Flynn’s film adaptation Gone Girl has taken the term “feminist,” “misogynist” and “psychopath” to a whole new extreme. Flynn pairs two characters together that could not be more opposite. Nick, a country-raised man who loves boobs, beer and football falls in love with Amy, a born-and-bred […]

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