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"Top Five" one hit wonders

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October 22, 2008

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You’ve probably seen a million lists like this and most likely have numerous picks of your own. Yes, it’s the ever-popular “one-hit wonder” theme, focusing on artists who managed to muster enough thunder to pull off a...

Competing networking sites changing the face of social interaction

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October 22, 2008

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Lindsey Stepkin logs into her Facebook profile and immediately checks for notifications. She has an event invitation to a friend’s birthday celebration. She confirms she will attend, and writes a comment, “You know I wouldn’t...

Controversy swirls around year-old anonymous campus gossip site

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October 22, 2008

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Have you ever wondered how college life would be without MySpace or Facebook? A new, fast-growing gossip network dedicated to college campuses around the nation is described by the founder as “the opposite of Facebook.” If...

Author focuses on worth of inter-generational relationships

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October 22, 2008

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A silver tin man charm hangs delicately off a thin silver chain – for some it might be a piece of jewelry, but for Norma Folsom, it embodied her life motto: never rust up. Folsom, 80, and her necklace served as the main inspirations...

Good acting doesn’t bail out lackluster script in ‘W.’

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October 22, 2008

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By merely watching the previews for Oliver Stone’s new film “W.,” one could easily assume it is a one-sided critical skewing of the 43rd President of the United States. And in a bitterly fought election rife with partisan...

Homemade recipe wins Family Weekend Cook-off

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October 22, 2008

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During family weekend, UNF parents showed off their cooking skills and made their college student’s favorite homemade recipe. I was a judge during the cook-off and am reviving “College Cooking with Lori” this week to display...

Oddball Antics

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October 22, 2008

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REALLY? I DIDN’T KNOW YOU WERE A COP A 21-year-old Atlanta man, who enjoyed impersonating a police officer, put a blue strobe light in his car and proceeded to make night-time traffic stops. This came to an end when one of ...

Men face high expectations in 2008-2009 season

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October 22, 2008

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A last-place finish in the Atlantic Sun Conference in 2007 with a 3-26 overall record (1-15 A-Sun) was the worst in the 15-year history of the UNF men’s basketball program. The Ospreys began formal practice Oct. 17, and despite...

Inside the Huddle

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October 22, 2008

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Jason Yurgartis Features Editor Chad Smith Graphic Designer Rachel Elsea Copy Editor Patty McJazzfingers Ribbon Dancer Extraordinare Question 1: With the World Series of Poker in full swing and drawing increasing numbers ...

Errors lead to latter game loss

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October 22, 2008

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The UNF volleyball team suffered a 3-2 loss against Campbell University Oct. 17. UNF led the first two games winning the sets 25-15 and 25-18. The last two sets were lost to Campbell 25-21 and 25-20. These sets were filled with...

Team loses final home game to Campbell in overtime

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October 22, 2008

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The UNF women’s soccer team was defeated 2-1 in overtime by Campbell University in its last home game of the season Oct. 18. After a defensive struggle throughout regulation, Campbell’s Sarah Durham broke the tie in overtime. The...

Winning streak crushed four minutes into game

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October 22, 2008

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The UNF men’s soccer team’s two-game winning streak snapped Oct. 17 when the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles defeated the Ospreys 7-1. The Ospreys went down one goal four minutes into the game when a shot was deflected...

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