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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:20 pm

The virtues at the foundation of hunting


Before man learned how to tame the world around him to provide for his needs, hunting was his primary means of survival. The act of hunting provided more than just food and raw materials: it was …

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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:19 pm

Humor in the media and how it affects us


Ebola is a terrible and unrelenting disease that has taken the world by storm over the past two months.  Health officials across the globe are concerned with the containment of the disease in West Africa and …

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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:17 pm

Gender fluidity a necessity for modern world


I consider myself lucky to have size 14 feet, not because they are huge or cumbersome — which they can be — but because they allowed me, from a young age, to be comfortable with gender …

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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:15 pm

Campus Activities Board members deserve praise


This campus has so many different facets and departments that make it a truly enjoyable place to live and go to school. I believe that the University of Maine has a truly wonderful Student Life department …

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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:14 pm

Editorial: Proposed Estabrooke housing expansion good step towards ending housing crisis


Last year’s announcement that upperclassmen would only be able to apply for on-campus housing in the DTAV and Patch apartment complexes caused outrage. Approximately 185 students who requested housing in the fall semester were turned away. …

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Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 8:12 pm

Op-ed: Vote of conscience not a waste of a vote


When it comes to the rhetoric about “wasting my vote” on Eliot Cutler, I’ll say one thing, and one thing alone — I’m not buying it, and I never will.
For too many months now I’ve been …

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Monday, November 3rd, 2014, 6:32 am

Masculine ideals embodied in classic science-fiction show


Science-fiction television programs are usually relegated to the status of nerdy, unvalued and disesteem. This is not without good reason — many of these programs are “cult” hits, meaning they have low production quality and poor …

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Monday, November 3rd, 2014, 6:31 am

My enlightening yet frightening summer internship


In the summer of 2013, I was offered an internship in the private wealth division of a large financial services firm. During my three-month tenure, one of my primary responsibilities included providing technical support for several …

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Monday, November 3rd, 2014, 6:29 am

Harassment of individuals critical of sexism in video games needs to end


Over the past few weeks I have noticed an uptick in the frequency of news stories about women being publicly persecuted or even threatened over the Internet, as well as out in the real world. I …

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Monday, November 3rd, 2014, 6:28 am

Editorial: Delicate balance between individual and state in ebola quarantine fight


The Fourth Amendment of the Constitution codifies the rights of the citizens to be secure in their persons, properties and effects. It’s a pretty basic concept, crucial to a country whose rule of law and order …

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