Archive for the ‘Opinions’ Category

The NFL’s Smart Choice Booking Lady Gaga for the Halftime Show

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Lady Gaga has been booked for Super Bowl LI’s halftime show on February 5th, 2017. And this just goes to show exactly how smart the NFL can be. The NFL knows that the Super Bowl will inevitably be its most-watched show, but of course, they always reach for more and…
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Does the 13th Zodiac Sign Change Anything for Us?

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Have you heard the news? Everything you thought you knew about yourself and your astrological sign is a lie! Recently, people have been freaking out because they have come to learn that there is actually a thirteenth star sign, named Ophiuchus, throwing everyone’s previously-thought-to-be-true sign out the door. Here is…
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SXU Making A Difference

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Last week the SXU Service Club had their first event of the year preparing and packaging sandwiches for the Bread Truck. The Bread truck is a part of the Port Ministries organization that serves the poor and homeless in a variety of ways. The Bread Truck specifically focuses on passing…
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The Split of Brangelina VS Jennifer Aniston

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Recently, the world was shocked to learn that Brangelina is no more. Angelina Jolie filed to divorce Brad Pitt on September 19th. And, as usual, people took this celebrity event and ran with it-all the way to Jennifer Aniston. Jennifer Aniston divorced Brad Pitt in 2005 and the world was…
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Why You Need to Watch the Presidential Debates

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

If you live in the United States of America, then you know that the first Presidential Debate occurred on Tuesday this week. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stood side-by-side, answering some of America’s biggest and most important questions regarding what they will do if elected president. Watching the Presidential debates…
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Advice for New Students at Saint Xavier University

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Coming into SXU my first year, I was terrified. It was a new environment, new people, new classes. I had just moved in with my grandmother to make my commute easier, so I was also transitioning from being away from my parents and sisters. I was also going to start…
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Are We Becoming Desensitized to Bad News?

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

I had turned the news on in passing on Monday morning this week, the 19th, when a news story about bombs in New York and New Jersey was being reported. The day before, on Sunday, a bomb had gone off in Seaside, New Jersey, at the start line of a…
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If You Have Not Heard of Andrew McMahon, It is Time to Give Him a Listen

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

  If you think you have not heard of Andrew McMahon, you are actually probably wrong. Listen to Cecelia and the Satellite and I can almost guarantee you have heard that song. Or, if you have heard of the bands Something Corporate or Jack’s Mannequin, or even Andrew McMahon in…
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Campus Facility Hours Should be Reconsidered

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

I was a commuter for my first two years here at SXU, and this year I decided that living on campus would be in my best interest. What I have come to realize is that this has made my life so much easier. Okay, maybe not easier, but less stressed….
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9-11 Victims Bill

Friday, September 16th, 2016

On September 9, 2001, I was in my mother’s lap while she styled my hair for school. Suddenly, my mother froze, and told me that I was staying home from school that day. At the time, it didn’t register that my mother saw something on TV that scared her. It…
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