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Jersey Shore Just Won’t Wash Away

Jersey Shore Just Won’t Wash Away

Jasmine Williams, Managing Editor

January 30, 2012

The IQ of many American viewers slowly began to decrease as of December 3, 2009 when MTV and 495 Productions decided to air the first season of the Jersey Shore. Two years, four completed seasons and 51episodes later; the show has seemed to have built a loyal fan base thus resulting in season five be...

Orange and Blueprint All Wrong

Orange and Blueprint All Wrong

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

January 29, 2012

  "New York's Big Three". "The best front-court in the NBA" A total crock. It's early in a season that's going to be a hectic, wild, ride and still has a ton of basketball to be played. The defense is improved thanks largely in part to the quick hands of newcomer Iman Shumpert and the interior presence of Tyson Chandler....

Trust In The Auto World

Jesse Brody

January 29, 2012

The auto mechanic is one of the most popular jobs today as it is one that for many is an opportunity to make a career of doing something they already enjoy doing. However, in the world of auto repair it has become the norm to not trust the people working on your car. Besides the many inexperienced mechanics  taking...

Now Where Have I Heard That Before?

Now Where Have I Heard That Before?

Vincent Roszkowski

January 29, 2012

College students all over the world always seem to find extremely corny but yet quotable and outrageous Internet sensation videos throughout their time spent in their college careers. Videos from past television shows, stand up comedy, or just average everyday people doing ridiculous acts seems to alw...

Facebook making millionaires

Rita Acheampong, Staff Writer

January 27, 2012

  Facebook creates a millionaires club and a few billionaires too. Facebook Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg aged 27 is known to become one of the richest people in the world, Facebook is a social networking service and website launched in February 2004. Facebook which is used by all ages and almost by e...

Got Hookah?

Got Hookah?

Ayiesha Perdomo, Staff Writer

November 21, 2011

New York nightclubs are seeing a rise in a Middle Eastern tradition that dates back over 400 years. And while cigarettes can get a patron kicked out of a club, hookah can make smokers hover around a pipe. With its flavored tobacco and its smoking pipes that originated in India/Middle East, this new...

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