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Traditional Holiday Movies

Nathan Fisher

December 4, 2014

With Thanksgiving Break officially over, I can finally get into the holiday spirit by listening to Christmas music like the Drifters "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas" or Bing Crosby crooning "I'll Be Home for Christmas" and watching my favorite holiday movies. Most people have movies they watch every...

3 Things Occupy Wall Street can learn from Tea Party

Illustration: Alex Bailey

Daniel Merritt

October 20, 2011

Both the Tea Party and the Occupy Wall Street movement embody an underlying dissatisfaction with those with decision-making power. While the Tea Party is focused on government spending and taxes, Occupy Wall Street has its crosshairs aimed at large conglomerates, oil companies, billionaires and their...

‘Moneyball’ redefines America’s pastime

Nathan Fisher

September 29, 2011

Admittedly, I am not a big baseball nut. The point of baseball for me is going to the ballpark to eat a good hot dog and spit sunflower seeds. But Bennett Miller's new film "Moneyball," surprisingly, is not only for the baseball fanatic. In fact, very little baseball is played in the first 90 minutes...

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