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Everyone isn’t raised the same, that’s OK

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October 15, 2008

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Dear Editor, While I respect the right of Corey Myers to express his opinion in his column, “College students abandoning values, virtues,” in the Oct. 8 issue of the Spinnaker, I would urge him to rethink the process of his...

Involvement in scandal important to mention

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October 15, 2008

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Dear Editor, I would like to comment on the recent column written by Arielle Schneider. While reading the article, I could not help but notice she ends her opinion about Sen. John McCain and Sen. Barack Obama’s platform with...

McCain doesn’t understand economics

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October 15, 2008

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Dear Editor, In the last issue of the Spinnaker, Arielle Schneider made some strong comments regarding the upcoming presidential election. Leaving aside the problematic statement of America’s “Godly heritage,” I would like...

McCain’s decisions are terrifying

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October 15, 2008

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Dear Editor, In her student opinion titled "Obama's platform threatens U.S. foundations," Arielle Schneider writes Sen. Barack Obama is running on a platform "rife with socialist policies."  Her solution to our current fiscal...

Country stars descend on UNF

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October 15, 2008

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UNF welcomed several musical acts to its campus Oct. 10 and 11. Tracy Byrd brought his own style of country to the Robinson Theatre Oct. 10. Country superstars Billy Currington and Jo Dee Messina, accompanied by Alex Winston,...

UNF English professor teaches art to incarcerated juveniles

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October 15, 2008

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UNF English professor Dr. Mary Baron has been teaching the Art in the Jail Program as a volunteer with help from UNF students for more than five years. The program teaches incarcerated juveniles at the downtown pre-trial detention...

Political satirist promises to perform in all 50 states

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October 15, 2008

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In the midst of this election season, another candidate has entered the political ring by making campaign promises with hopes of selling his record. Musician and political satirist Roy Zimmerman furthered his stated campaign...

"Top Five" songs about money

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October 15, 2008

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In the wake of the complete economic fallout in the U.S. and the subsequent government bailout of Wall Street, here are five songs about money, greed and materialism. Here’s to the fat cats that once toasted each other with...

Nick and Norah display endless possibilities of being young

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October 15, 2008

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The storyline in “Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist” represents an ideal social scenario that many high school students only dream about: spending one sleepless night in a hip, metropolitan city, weaving in and out of bars...

Movies inspire, motivate athletes

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October 15, 2008

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Disney’s “The Express,” released Oct. 10, tells the story of the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy. Many athletes find the movie to be inspirational, including Washington Redskins defensive end Jason Taylor...

Inside the Huddle

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October 15, 2008

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Jonathan Morales News Editor Laura Franco Assistant Features Editor Josh Salman Managing Editor Chad Smith Graphic Designer Question 1: China’s national table tennis team is sending Olympic singles silver medalist Wang Hao to couns...

Sophomores shine in 3-1 victory

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October 15, 2008

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Four sophomores on the UNF volleyball team helped lead the way Oct. 10 to a 3-1 upset against Stetson University. UNF won 25-16, 23-25, 25-18, 25-20 and recorded its most accurate hitting percentage since its Sept. 12 game against...

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