Opinion

Midterms serve as convenient time for minimum wage legislation

Midterms serve as convenient time for minimum wage legislation

November 4, 2014 at 9:33 pm 0 comments

By Dan Travers

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Normalcy of plastic surgery enables people to have ‘quick fixes’ to imperfections

November 4, 2014 at 9:11 pm 0 comments

Yesterday in one of my classes, we engaged in a discussion regarding the normalcy of plastic surgery and the social issues that arise from it. It is apparent in society today that going under the knife for new nose, bigger breasts or a slimmer waist is as common as getting […]

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Eating late at night causes more serious health reprecussions than expected

November 4, 2014 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

College eating habits signify the peak of unhealthy eating in your lifetime. For the four years you attend university, you will have consumed thousands of processed foods, sugars, soft drinks (with or without alcohol) and saturated fats. Sometimes you will binge, eating a significant portion of food in one sitting […]

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Asian economies should rely less on exports so countries can prosper

Asian economies should rely less on exports so countries can prosper

November 2, 2014 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Powerful Asiatic countries such as China and Japan have improved their economy over the years through manufacturing and exportation of goods. Most clothing, iPhones and other knick-knacks can often find a tag attached to the product that reads: MADE IN CHINA or MADE IN JAPAN. This mass production of goods […]

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The left’s war on business must end

The left’s war on business must end

November 2, 2014 at 4:02 pm 0 comments

By Danny Travers The gap between liberal policy on business and reality is becoming larger and larger. Last Friday, during a speech in Massachusetts, Hillary Clinton made the mistake of saying, “Don’t let anybody tell you that, ah, you know, it’s corporations and businesses that create jobs.” While many claim […]

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Why I voted for Wendy Davis for Texas Governor

Why I voted for Wendy Davis for Texas Governor

November 2, 2014 at 3:57 pm 0 comments

The first time I heard of Wendy Davis, I was in my sophomore year at SMU. The SMU Women’s and Gender Studies Program sponsored a panel discussion over the cuts to funding for Texas women’s health, and featured Senator Davis, Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas President and CEO Ken Lambrecht, […]

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For the love of Texas, vote red

November 2, 2014 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

By Mary Anna Billingsley

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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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