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Barzon: At all costs, avoid online pit of terror

Carlton Barzon

October 6, 2009

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I have seen the Internet's true face. The forum boards are decrepit septic tanks ready to burst open like the bloated belly of a swollen corpse, releasing a deluge of verbal diarrhea and the abandoned social waste of a damned culture. The accumulated filth of all their tired memes and LOLcats will foam up arou...

Editorials: Will there be a new approach to alcohol under Schapiro?

October 6, 2009

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Time for fresh alcohol approachAs a University with such a richly dry history, Northwestern is no stranger to stringent standards like the Wildcat Safety Course and the three-week-long Freshman Freeze. But with NU's pressured policies, students can't help but feel uneasy and constrained by the inflame...

Letter to the editor: Antiquated argument: Not all girls emotional

October 5, 2009

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

I was shocked and disgusted by Jill Mahen's column, "No logic to psycho girls' crazy antics." The central idea that she put forward was that women are overly emotional and therefore not rational, whereas men are more logical and rational. This is the same argument men used in the 18th and 19th centuries, he...