Pizza delivery boy encounters strange customer

Reese Armstrong

March 4, 2016

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I open the door of my car, grab the black, insulated delivery bag and jog into Domino’s to await my next delivery. The sun has long since descended, and the restaurant’s atmosphere has become lazy with anticipation for closing...

Dealing with the debates — why our country needs to reevaluate our frontrunner candidates

Conor O'Bryon

February 1, 2016

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Ah, there’s nothing quite like an election year. Normally I would be excited, but right now I don’t know if I should be worried, dejected or both. Probably both. Why? Well, let’s see. Bernie Sanders, the self-proclaimed...

Teenager gets mashed by leftovers

Claire Schaffer

December 7, 2015

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It’s several days into December, and your mom still hasn’t gone to the grocery store due to the remaining piles of food in your fridge leftover from Thanksgiving. The turkey stares you down as you eat yet another slice of...

Lyft service entertains lackadaisical, driver’s license-less student

Jack Speer

September 10, 2015

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(Note: the following is the first in a series of stories of interesting encounters with Lyft drivers by Jack Speer. Quotes are paraphrased and are written as remembered.) You’d think in the two years I’ve been eligible...

Student shares what makes her feel joy

Ellie Mizell

August 31, 2015

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If you ask anyone, they could tell you I’m one of the weirdest, most talkative, adventurous, laid-back people you’ll ever meet. I love doing some pretty weird things and I have some really strange yet simple things that can...

Being the almost-only child

Kiera Quinn

June 6, 2015

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For the first time ever, it would be just me and my parents in our house for months. For as long as I could remember, it had been me, my brother, and my parents. Sure there were the week-long stay-away camps or the sleep-over...

How Walt Disney and Tom Hanks saved my life

Lucy Wimmer

June 6, 2015

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People say that when you have a near-death experience, your life flashes before your eyes. For me, it was a little different. Instead of images of my childhood, or the good memories I have accumulated over my past 17 years as...