Monthly Archives: February 2007

Political dessert

Ben & Jerry’s came out with a new ice cream flavor – the scariest ice cream in existence: “Americone Dream”, after comedian Stephen Colbert. The flavor is actually pretty good – vanilla ice cream with chocolate-covered waffle cone pieces and … Continue reading

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Play a game of Oscars bingo

To help you stay alert during tonight’s sure-to-be-long-winded Oscars ceremony (starting at 8 p.m. on ABC), we devised a bingo-inspired game to play with a few friends. Click here to download the game and its basic instructions, and then click … Continue reading

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Echo This site is so quiet.

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Matthew Shepard

After watching a beautiful performance of The Laramie Project at my school, I’ve been pondering Matthew Shepard’s transformation from a man into an icon. I asked my mother if she thought it was worth dying so brutally if you would … Continue reading

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Conor Oberst

I love him. Or rather, his work. Words can’t describe. Well, they can, but I’d rather just link to Youtube!

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Feel the Beat

On Saturday, February 17, I took about a 30 minute drive out to New Oxford High School to view two dozen or so spectacular performances by several local and distant Percussion and Color Guard Units from the surrounding area. I … Continue reading

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“1/2 Hour” news?

Last Sunday, Fox News aired its “1/2 Hour News Hour” special – the first attempt I know of at a conservative news/comedy show. Even though I’m conservative, I thought the show was somewhat disappointing.

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Chae Kline: If I Was a Shoe…

My name is Chae Kline. I am a sixteen-year-old junior at Eastern York High School, and to many I might appear to be a normal teenage girl. But I have a confession to make… I am a shoe addict. That’s … Continue reading

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Try your left hand

Here’s a new suggestion to add to the list, “ways to open a tight jar”: Try your left hand.

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Area high schools’ spring musicals

A story in today’s Living section of the Daily Record/Sunday News gives complete details on the 2007 schedule of spring musicals at area high schools. At least one of our Teen Takeover staff members — Katherine Hartman at Dallastown — … Continue reading

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