Monthly Archives: May 2009

An Uncommon Perspective of Race

I didn’t notice the swastika tattooed on his arm at first. My boyfriend kept trying to point it out to me, but I didn’t want to stare. Besides, it was on the underside of his arm, anyway.

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“Milk” Unexpectedly Inspires and Touches Hearts

Like a few of the other Oscar best picture contenders this year, “Milk” failed to bring home a lot of box office bacon. Maybe it’s because it ended up playing second fiddle to front-runner “Slumdog Millionaire.” Some might have written … Continue reading

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Incredible Summer

How to have the most incredible summer: 1. Try a new water sport. There are plenty of places where you can rent a kayak. You could also try water skiing or jet skiing. 2. Have a summer solstice party. It’s … Continue reading

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Greatest Band of All Time

Arguably one of the most influential bands of its time, Coldplay continues to awe fans across the globe with its distinctive rhythms and powerful lyrics. The band consists of vocalist Chris Martin, guitarist Jonny Buckland, bassist Guy Berryman, and drummer … Continue reading

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“The Hierarchy of Gilead”

I live in a box, Nestled between blue and green at the far corner Fingers pluck me out when they want me Big, fat appendages grab and squeeze. I am just a stick of wax smothered by a paper robe, … Continue reading

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Life with Elliott

When I was a kindergarten student life was so much fun — finger painting, coloring, meeting new people to spread germs with. But, at home things were very different. Luckily, I had the job of the oldest child. Life is … Continue reading

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3 Reasons To Hate Soulja Boy

3 Reasons To Hate Soulja Boy As anyone familiar with the music industry should know by now, hip hop died when Biggie and Tupac took their last breaths. Every form of rap today is commercialized, with an emphasis on irrelevant … Continue reading

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The Countdown

I love the countdown of the last days of school…5 more days of classes for me, but untill i graduate there are 8 days!!! That’s CRAZY!! I also had my last gym class EVER today. The 5th is class trip … Continue reading

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Last day of school…ever

With the exception of graduation, I’m done high school. BAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH what do I do now?

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Finally! I found a job

After months of searching, I finally got a job at Rita’s on Queen Street. What a relief! For anyone who is still looking for a job, I heard that Big Apple Bagles on Grantley (near York College) is hiring and … Continue reading

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