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Reflection through my peers' eyes, plus Vaughan

When my editor sent an email out to all the senior columnists to write one last column to reflect on their time in Binghamton, I didn’t know what to do. To be...


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The last stand of my Mom and Pop's store

True or false: You’ve spent money in a big-business chain such as Walmart Inc. within the past month, dollars that will inevitably wind up in the hands of villainous evil-doers. Alright, maybe...


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BU, a haven for one-hit wonders

Allow me to pose a hypothetical situation to you, my dear Pipe Dream reader. Consider for a moment that you are a pop artist in this day and age who is desperate...


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As my graduation nears, it's time to let the present sit shotgun

You have less than three weeks as an undergraduate. What are you going to do? So says the (theoretical) William Shatner-sounding voice in my head. This voice is not, like every other...


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Balancing friendships is no easy task

Well, our second spring break has come to an end and we return with only a few more weeks to go before we make our way back home for a three-month vacation....


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E pluribus unum

Staff Editorial — Pipe Dream on Osama bin Laden's death and the rally that followed it. ...


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Rooty, tooty, fresh and ... wasteful

As a pretty big fan of perfectly cooked pancakes, extra crispy bacon and eggs with only a slight crisp around the edge, I frequent IHOP. A lot. On the morning of my...


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I'm glad I was in the crowd after bin Laden was killed

Osama Riots 2011: Where the fuck were you? Screams echo from one end of campus to the other. Students stream out of their dorms in various stages of dress, first gathering in...


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Obama has flaws, but his birth place isn't one of them

Wednesday morning, the homepage of www.nytimes.com heralded the release of President Obama’s Hawaiian birth certificate. Speculation about the legitimacy of Obama’s American-born status has existed since his campaigning days, but since then,...


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Obama's certificate is not the real issue

On Wednesday, the White House released President Barack Obama’s long-form birth certificate in response to claims that he is not a natural-born citizen, rendering him ineligible to hold his office. The release...