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Birds Receive Protection, Face Mammalian Threats

Birds Receive Protection, Face Mammalian Threats

Hannah Bartman

February 7, 2013

Walla Walla's populated mix of progressive college students, farmers and small town families is also home to a group of unacknowledged individuals: birds. 10 years ago, Walla Walla was dubbed by the city as a "bird sanctuary," forbidding the hunting and harassment of native bird species within city limits. According to the law, "No person...

Comic

Comic

Julie Peterson

April 26, 2012

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From fly to fugly: The Backpage style guide

Dana Thompson

November 10, 2011

Good Style Fifi von Grotenboten is known around campus for her razor-sharp style. "I had this jacket made at a custom leather shop in Milan. I hand-picked the cow," she boasts proudly in her trademark "trumpet with a stuffy nose" voice. "The top is made out of old curtains stolen from the palace ...

Housemates: Heaven or hell

caricortez

November 10, 2011

It's about that time of year when you've spent a solid amount of time with your new housemates. And now that you have a handle on their behaviors, you can start developing peeves which will haunt you for at least the rest of the semester. Here is a breakdown of things you may have noticed that you like...

Production Night Productions: Squirrels, inspired by SQUIRRELS!

Adam Brayton

October 6, 2011

In response to last week's squirrel issue, The Backpage brings you the first-ever Production Night Production: Squirrels, Inspired by Squirrels. Just follow the following magical link: magical link.

Why students need shiny silver squirrel slugs

Dana Thompson

September 29, 2011

The instant someone said the word "squirrel" to Hector Clemons, he was six years old again, sitting at his grandmother's feet and listening to her tales of horror and intrigue: "And when Little Bluefootman walked past the elderberry bush, what should LEAP from the leaves but a bloody-mouthed SQUIRREL....

Squirrely Songs

Squirrely Songs

Elena Aragon

September 29, 2011

Squirrel-themed songs Ever wondered what could make your favorite songs even better? Making them tributes to squirrels, of course! 1. "Only Girl in the World"- Rihanna "Want you to make me feel like I'm the only squirrel in the world." 2. "Boys, Boys, Boys"- Lady Gaga "Squirrels, squirrels, squirrels, we like squirrels...

Silly Squirrely Facts

Tabor Martinsen

September 29, 2011

Ever wanted to know more about the furry-tailed rodents that plague our campus so adorably? Here the Backpage has set out to edify the masses as to what's true about squirrels and what's not true about squirrels. Fact: When born, squirrels are naked, toothless and blind . . . In other words, not ...

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