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Take That “Odyssey” is a three decade long love letter to fans

Laurel Kraus, Managing Editor

November 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

It’s likely that you’ve never heard of Take That. Aside from being featured in James Corden's ever-popular Carpool Karaoke, the British pop band has never made it in America despite being rated the second-highest earning boy ...

OPINION: Jamal Khashoggi and the Freedom of the Press

Tim Kandow, Contributor

November 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A journalist for the Washington Post and critic of the Saudi government, Jamal Khashoggi, walked into the country's consulate in Istanbul and was murdered on Tuesday, Oct. 2. The murder was suspiciously linked to some of the...

Political Focus: Why do people fear a young, progressive woman of color in politics?

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As a disclaimer: Twitter should absolutely not be the sole source of your political news. The atmosphere of the app is horrible at creating an atmosphere for discourse. That being said, it is a great place to find patterns to...

Political Focus: What does the blue wave mean for American politics for the next two years?

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The much anticipated “blue wave” made true on its promise on Tuesday, Nov. 6, leading to a sweeping control of the United States House of Representatives by Democrats, while three seats in the Senate were lost to the Republi...

EDITORIAL: Why buying The Palace is a bad idea

Jonathan Savich, Staff Intern

November 7, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports

The Detroit Free Press posted a story reporting on rumors that Oakland University is in talks of buying The Palace of Auburn Hills on Friday, Oct. 26. Although we don’t know how true the report is, there are many reasons why you should hope it is not true. The Palace opened back in 1988 and was considered a top tier stadium,...

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