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Film, "Ivory Tower": The High Cost of Book-Learnin'

"Ivory Tower": The High Cost of Book-Learnin'

It's a tricky time to be a college student, between constantly rising tuition rates and a national student loan debt that's passed $1 trillion, and Andrew Rossi's documentary Ivory Tower doesn't sugarcoat the matter. Rossi demonstrates that it's not so…
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Calendar, Night&Day Winged Migration

Winged Migration

The 2005 headlines announcing a sighting of the long-extinct ivory-billed woodpecker in an Arkansas swamp filled our own dimwit species with delusions of hope. Maybe we hadn’t fucked up the planet beyond repair, after all! The residents of nearby Brinkley,…
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Calendar, Night&Day <i>Harvard Beats Yale 29-29</i>

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 marks a particular 40th anniversary—not Richard Nixon’s election, but the scarcely less astonishing event that occurred a few weeks later in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when the undefeated Harvard football team met undefeated Yale and, trailing by 16…
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Calendar, Night&Day <i>Harvard Beats Yale 29-29</i>

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 marks a particular 40th anniversary—not Richard Nixon’s election, but the scarcely less astonishing event that occurred a few weeks later in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when the undefeated Harvard football team met undefeated Yale and, trailing by 16…
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Music, Welcoming  the local honor roll

Welcoming the local honor roll

Let's not kid ourselves: Distilling a band's sound to an easily comprehensible genre can feel as arbitrary as assigning a kid to a high school clique. Just like there are jocks who suddenly show up junior year wearing Birkenstocks and…
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News, Sucka Free City

Outrageous Beauty

The palm trees were waving above us as we sang "Happy Birthday" to the punk with the mohawk, the green vinyl shoes, and the poetry that proclaimed, "We will carry the weight of the world straight to the top!" It…
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Calendar, Halloween

Savage Love

A few years back, I took some snapshots of my wife-to-be. She was naked at the time. This unprocessed roll of film has been sitting in my desk for a while, and I'd like to get the pictures developed. However,…
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Calendar, Halloween

Savage Love

Hey, Faggot: I've got this predicament. I'm a 21-year-old lesbian who has worked at my present job for about a year. For the last month, I've been working with a 17-year-old boy intern who has just recently come out. We've…
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Calendar, Halloween

Slap Shots

Crimson Tide Founded in 1636 with a grant from the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Harvard University is America's oldest and most prestigious institute of higher education. There are larger institutions with more students and faculty, but none awards a degree that…
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