Daily Archives : October 31, 2014

A Fall From Grace – Pull Your Pants Up

How do we experience liberation?  For some it is found in an outright betrayal of societal norms.  Sagging pants, overt undergarments, casually thrown cuss words were once considered “sticking it to the man,” but when all but a select minority…

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Are Vegetarians a Joke?: The Role of Vegetarians in Comedy

A woman clad in tie-dye, with colorful beads threaded through her matted hair enters the screen of a popular TV show. Before she even opens her mouth, we can guess her role. She probably uses mind-altering drugs that have a…

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Columbia Should Not Be The Only School Who Has to #CarryThatWeight

On Wednesday October 29th, schools and organizations across the country rallied to end sexual assault on college campuses through the #CarryThatWeight campaign. This campaign was sparked by a senior at Columbia University, Emma Sulkowicz, a visual arts major, who is…

5 Comments / 136 View / October 31, 2014