Phil didn’t get his fill of rest

For those of you who aren’t fond of the winter, brace yourselves, for Punxsutawney Phil has spoken…or crawled back into his hole, rather. Yesterday was the life-changing event Groundhog Day, a tradition stemmin...

My name is what? Who?

The spring semester has begun; the blissful days of sleeping until noon and carefree nights are over. It’s not all bad though, considering life at home can be bland. I’ve started the semester with an open mind,...

Peace out, parents

At last the time has come! This winter break has been lengthy, as it always is, and finally school is right around the corner. Undoubtedly, people are returning to their dorms and apartments— duffle bag wrapped...

Holiday shopping hell

After returning home to the ‘burbs this past weekend, I have been reminded of the woes of winter. Constant snow fall and driving to try and get last minute Christmas presents is probably the worst combination o...

Bills, bills, bills

It’s been a rough week. Random assignments, advising appointments and my current pain–in-the-ass: BILLS. It is not the simple fact that paying the bills depresses me, but rather that I personally seem to be get...

Sassy about sauce

A dinner of leftovers the other night left me feeling unsatisfied, so around 9 p.m., I felt like a McDonald’s meal would satisfy my hunger. Healthy, I know. My boyfriend and I pull up to the drive-thru and peru...

Proof of residence, please.

Today is the big day; the day to vote for the next prez! I know that every time you open the newspaper or turn on the tv, images of John McCain and Barack Obama are inescapable. Maybe you’re sick of hearing abo...
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A treat under that skanky costume?

Halloween is just around the corner and every time I pass an apartment clad in spider webs (the fake ones that is) and jack-o-lanterns I remember just how much I really love this holiday. Growing up in the bur...