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Political Correctness Is A Polite Way Of Saying “Stop Thinking”

Political Correctness Is A Polite Way Of Saying “Stop Thinking”

By Mert Erenel, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Political correctness is not a negotiation. It is a monopoly on truth and language with a set of principles that compels you to act and speak in a particular way, which you had no part of agreeing to.

What We Talk About When We Talk About John Mayer

What We Talk About When We Talk About John Mayer

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Talking about John Mayer's ex-girlfriends and very public blunders circa 2012 isn't just irrelevant, it's counterproductive.

Stop Talking to Me About the Weather

Stop Talking to Me About the Weather

By Thomas Price, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Unless it is to inform someone who is unaware of the outside temperature, there is literally not a single thing to gain from talking about the weather.

Does Technology Stop Us From Listening?

Does Technology Stop Us From Listening?

By Sunny Hong, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

As students, we must not allow ourselves to be distracted by technology during our most formative years at college.