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Column: That one night

Column: That one night

J.R. Hensley, Photo Editor

December 22, 2016

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On Dec. 22, 2002 I uttered the words I thought would never leave the dark recesses of my mind. For the first time I told another human being that I was...

Column: Don’t let transfers frustrate

Column: Don’t let transfers frustrate

Veronica Morley, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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School is almost to a close now. I’m sure I’m not the only one who is counting down the days till winter vacation and calculating the minimum grades...

Column: The true gay agenda

Column: The true gay agenda

J.R. Hensley, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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Here it is. The final article of the semester and the last for my gay agenda (I think.) I never thought I would get here. Hell, for a good chunk of it...

Opinion: To far left: don’t you pity Fidel

Opinion: To far left: don’t you pity Fidel

Tyler McGinty, Special to The Rip

December 2, 2016

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Okay, so apparently there are a lot of people on the left that need to sit down and really think about their feelings on Fidel Castro, particularly Canada’s...

Column: The greatest escape

Column: The greatest escape

Sam L. Jaime, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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I’m amused when people can’t understand why sports are so important. Sure, no box score or game has ever had any long-lasting impact, and no matter...

Column: Live and let live in politics

Column: Live and let live in politics

Veronica Morley, Reporter

November 16, 2016

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This election season was definitely one of the craziest seasons we’ve ever had. There is always some controversy and debate among Facebook friends who...

Column: Shades of gray in sexuality

Column: Shades of gray in sexuality

J.R. Hensley, Reporter

November 16, 2016

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I am going to let you in on another secret, there are certain places around town where men who love men can get together for momentary trysts. Oh, you...

Election Column: Immigration is not a dirty word

Election Column: Immigration is not a dirty word

James Macias, Features Editor

November 16, 2016

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So Donald Trump is now President-elect of the United States of America, and I cannot understand how this is possible. Trump used every dirty trick in the...

Election Column: I was happy to help in passing Measure J

Election Column: I was happy to help in passing Measure J

November 16, 2016

Election night for me was amazing, and not because of the presidential election, but because of bond Measure J’s passing. It felt amazing to get the...

Column: This election all but screams at Dems to change tactics next time

Column: This election all but screams at Dems to change tactics next time

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

November 16, 2016

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A phrase heard a lot this election cycle was the familiar trope, “The Silent Majority,” a term used to describe a group of people whom are not outspoken...

Column: Lakers looking up again

Column: Lakers looking up again

Sam L. Jaime, Reporter

November 16, 2016

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It feels like an eternity when thinking back on the last time the Lakers won it all. Since that epic game seven against Boston, the Lakers have gone through...

Column: How to live with anxiety

Column: How to live with anxiety

Veronica Morley, Reporter

November 6, 2016

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I have suffered from anxiety officially for four years, however, I can remember having anxiety and panic attacks since I was eight years old. It’s not...

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