Monthly Archives: January 2006

Online video rentals a double-edged sword

By JAKE MOKRIS Teen Takeover staff With the relatively recent advent of online movie rental programs, the movie-renting business has moved into the 21st century. Through these rental programs, families can rent movies at home and potentially never go to … Continue reading

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Pat Robertson way off base

By OLIVIA FRANK Teen Takeover staff A little over a week ago, televangelist Pat Robertson made some controversial statements about Israeli leader Ariel Sharon’s health. He stated that Sharon’s stroke was “punishment for dividing God’s land.

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Dog days for joggers

By Jake Mokris Teen Takeover staff In my experience, dogs are not always man’s best friends. I have had more than one bad encounter with dogs: Since I jog around my neighborhood, dogs frequently bark at me and sometimes chase … Continue reading

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Let Joe coach

By Jake Mokris Teen Takeover staff Joe Paterno is 79. He has been coaching football for 40 years. His team just won the Orange Bowl, finishing the season as third in the country. Coach Paterno has been rather cranky lately, … Continue reading

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Robertson should apologize and shut up

By Nathan A. Wingert Teen Takeover staff First, he said Dover would have a catastrophe because of the intelligent design case. Then, he said that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s stroke was God’s wrath for “dividing the Holy land.

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Hate for President Bush uncalled for

By JAKE MOKRIS Teen Takeover staff To many people, the presidency is a sort of dream job. The job does have a certain allure: The president occupies the highest office in the United States, and he is one of the … Continue reading

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Bush’s revenge disrupting daily life for Muslims here at home

By ANTONIA HERNANDEZ Teen Takeover staff For the past four years, President George Walker Bush has enacted the USA PATRIOT Act of 2001. Though many are not aware of what this act does, it has affected many of us, without … Continue reading

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