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‘Muppets’ brings staying power, charm to holiday movie season

‘Muppets’ brings staying power, charm to holiday movie season

Nathan Fisher

December 13, 2011

Every great movie has to have characters you can love forever. "The Muppets" brings back to the big screen my own favorite characters and proves that some things never need to change. "There is only one Ms. Piggy and she is moi!" "The Muppets" follows Gary (Jason Segel) and his (maybe Muppet?) brother Walter (a puppet voiced b...

Best of recent album releases

caitlinhardee

December 13, 2011

M83, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming released Oct. 18 Celebrated electronic act M83's latest album, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming, is a massive departure from more ambient past albums, providing an emotive journey that is easily accessible to music fans across indie, rock and pop boundaries and has escaped the...

Amateur astrology: What will 2012 bring for you?

Amateur astrology: What will 2012 bring for you?

Clara Bartlett

December 13, 2011

This article was co-authored by Clara Bartlett ARIES: Intense eye lust has been building up over the past semester between you and a classmate. So endure the possible awkwardness and reap the rewards of your risk. Ben and Jerry await you if all else fails. TAURUS: You're prone to making decisions on ...

Whitman College through an international lens

Whitman College through an international lens

Karah Kemmerly

December 13, 2011

MECCA's living room is warm and lined with strands of Christmas lights, a cozy oasis from the early signs of winter weather brewing outside: primarily because sophomore Nandini Rathi has set the house thermostat at 77 degrees. "It's more like home for me," she said. I met up with Rathi, who is origina...

Whittie Personality Quiz

Cara Lowry

December 12, 2011

This quiz was co-written by Christa Heavey and Grace Evans 1. What kind of shoes do you wear? A. Chacos or no shoes B. Leather lace-ups with a classic patina from that obscure vintage store no one's ever been able to find C. Uggs, Toms or slippers D. Cheap flip-flops or expensive loafers E. Cle...

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