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"Top Five" Non-Cliche Love Songs

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February 11, 2009

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As  you might have noticed, there are no Valentine’s articles in this section. Simply put, Valentine’s Day is a cliché – a commercial holiday created by greeting card companies to make people feel miserable for: A.) Not...

Staff Blog: Prince of Persia – The Review

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February 9, 2009

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Courtesy of Ubisoft Forget what you know about the fabled Prince of Persia series. Let go of your opinion on the Sands of Time. Release your Warrior Within gripes. The team over at Ubisoft, in Montreal has created a new ...

Staff Blog: Cookin’ with Mr. Chad on Valentines Day

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February 9, 2009

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It's not that you don't want to slave over a hot stove for your girlfriend; it's just that you don't know how. Well guys, there's hope for you yet. Your local grocery has some handy products to make the process easy, and by easy...

Ozzie shines during River City Rumble and on YouTube

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February 4, 2009

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OK, I haven’t written anything in a while, so let’s recap a bit. The River City Rumble on the hardwood didn’t go as planned on many accounts. There were a few bright spots in the doubleheader though: The Velocity and...

Collective quenches music lovers’ thirst

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January 21, 2009

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New York City’s quartet of weirdos, Animal Collective, fails to disappoint on its second release on the Domino label, “Merriweather Post Pavilion.” Noah Lennox (Panda Bear), David Porter (Avey Tare), Brian Weitz (Geol...

Geeks bike across country for a cause

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January 21, 2009

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Taking a road trip from New Jersey to Oregon seems like a pretty plausible idea and is somewhat expected of college graduates squeezing in a last bit of freedom. But what about doing it on bikes during the course of several months...

Bikes are simple mode of transportation, hot item

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January 21, 2009

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  Whether they park, skate or bike, students on campus are always trying to find the best way to get around. And while some circle the parking garages, others find a spot in Lot 18 and wait for the shuttle. Some students can...

"Top Five" inauguration songs

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January 14, 2009

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At noon Jan. 20, President-elect Barack Obama will officially be sworn in as the 44th president of the U.S. The official theme for the 2009 inauguration is “Renewing America’s Promise.” But slogans like this are a dime a...

Los Campesinos! brings beauty, doom to Jacksonville

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January 14, 2009

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Welsh septet Los Campesinos! – an obvious misnomer loosely translated as “farmers” or “peasants” – will perform at Jacksonville venue Jack Rabbits Jan. 19 in support of its latest album “We Are Beautiful, We Are D...

Holiday Gift Guide

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December 3, 2008

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It’s the time of the year to pull out that mile-long gift list and weave through long shopping mall lines in search of the perfect present. And with the current ailing economy, many college students and retail junkies might...

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