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20 Questions_February 17, 2010

February 16, 2010

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1. How many of yours Valentine's Day plans consisted of watching the NBA All-Star game? 2. Did you get all warm and fuzzy from watching Wade toss that alley-oop to Dwight Howard? 3. Why won't University Parking Service print out a li...

V-Day: A&T students express love or hate

February 9, 2010

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A&T students share their views about what they love and hate about Valentine's Day.   Valentine's Day is overrated. It's not as big a deal as it used to be. The whole concept is kind of dead. It just doesn't feel much like...

A&T needs a better snow plan

February 8, 2010

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N.C. A&T was completely unprepared for the snowstorm that hit Greensboro Friday, Jan. 29.  We knew it was coming, yet took no preparation. The professors didn't go over their "snow day" policies, leaving students confused on what...

Let’s talk about hoes and hip-hop

February 8, 2010

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What has happened to women in the hip-hop community? How did we go from hearing ladies sing about "Ladies First," to now watching women openly and willfully exploit their own minds and bodies? However, if you ask any hip-hop ...

The sit-ins that changed America: Civil rights movement was energized by ’60s-era protests

February 7, 2010

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—LOS ANGELES The "sixties" were born on Feb. 1, 1960, 50 years ago this week, when four African-American college students staged the first sit-in at a segregated lunch counter in Greensboro, N.C. Since then, the mythology of...

20 Questions_ January 13, 2010

January 11, 2010

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1. Who knew an unloaded gun was a criminal offense? 2. What ever happened to the right to bear arms? 3. You think "Agent 0" is going to be assigned a new number? 4. Have you noticed that Mariah Carey is starting to look like Ar...

Taking small steps toward a better world

December 1, 2009

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In a world of digital advancement, not much has been done to keep people from harming themselves. What I mean is that in all of our infinite wisdom, we have failed to teach ourselves about the importance of preserving our planets reso...

The Best of 2009 20 Questions _December 2, 2009

December 1, 2009

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1. Did Michael Vick kill the Aggie Dog? 2. Should we leave the MEAC and try Pop Warner? 3. With Cooper Hall flooding, is FEMA going to be the headliner for homecoming? 4. If the kicker tried to kick himself off the team wo...

Got chocolate milk?

November 17, 2009

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When we learned there was a backlash against chocolate milk, we were eager to join the cause. Nature's Perfect Food is best enjoyed unadulterated by milk or anything else. But it turns out the fight is over the chocolate part, ...

20 Questions _ November 18, 2009

November 17, 2009

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1. Did you watch "For the Love of Ray J" this week? 2. Were you really surprised that someone else "smashed the homies?" 3. Are you even less surprised that he didn't eliminate her? 4.  Did you notice the Taco Bell on Summit re...

Why A&T isn’t to blame for the mayor’s loss

November 9, 2009

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It was, I thought, a guaranteed win. Former mayor Yvonne Johnson was the first black mayor in the city and we as a nation had just elected the first black president. Surely the city would pull out another win, right? Unfortunately I, along with ma...

Christmas and the wealth of ‘Tinsel’

November 3, 2009

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We may just be done celebrating Halloween, but I know it's not too early to wish you a merry Christmas, because the shopping mall told me so. The book you need to read to get ready for the season is Hank Stuever's lively "Tinsel." It examines what Ch...

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