Memoir tells of author’s unorthodox childhood

Do you find yourself complaining about midterms? Don’t want to write those final papers? Try putting yourself in someone else’s shoes.

OMGSEX!: To shave or not to shave

Somehow, I got it in my mind that hairless was hot. Three million porn stars couldn’t all be wrong when it comes to sexy. Sexy is, after all, their job.

Snacking to fill you up, not leave you hungry

It’s 3 p.m., you have an hour break before your next few classes and you’re pretty hungry. You wander around the Avenue staring at the chips.

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Week of redemption

A number of players and teams stepped up this week to redeem themselves, showing that they aren’t holding on to the past.

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Wakeup Calls

Was anyone else annoyed when they realized the Sunday night game was cancelled because they didn’t want to compete against the World Series?

FOX News is lying to its viewers

Last week, there was one legitimate criticism of my column. Just one. I should have included lies and conservative commentary made by FOX News’ straight news anchors as well as lies made by their pundits.

An American journalist uncovers WWII horror in “Sarah’s Key”

Alternating between a modern day journalist researching this event and a child living through the torment of the 1942 roundup, this novel makes for a compelling and provocative read.

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Trick or tweet

If your favorite team lost an NFL game on Sunday, chances are you’re embarrassed about it. The average final score of an NFL game on Sunday was 34-13.

Zombie in the sheets

I got a call the other day from my best friend of seven years informing me that her long-time boyfriend had just broken up with her. If you have ever been in this position, then you know the fight-or-flight feeling that goes straight through your body.

Big refund, small government

American government spending has grown exponentially over the past 50 years. In 1930, the Gross Domestic Product of the United States was $91.2 billion and total federal spending was $11.9 billion.

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Raiders take Eagles

What a strange weekend of football. Just when you think you’ve got a few teams figured out, they come from left field and snatch victory from the jaws of atrociousness.