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Mix Youtube with Music and you get Nathan Sharp

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Madelynn Johnson – Staff writer What do music, acting, video games and “Dungeons and Dragons” all have in common? NateWantsToBattle, obviously. Who is he? He is a YouTuber with around 1,390,000 subscribers. Nathan Sharp is a musician, voice actor, vi... More »

Kanye: Lover or Liar?

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Kalliopi Karamboulas – Staff writer Nehemiah and Philippe are two general body members of the ALANA network and they have come together to discuss something that has been very controversial in the media. As two well-informed black males in the Assumption... More »

Superhero Legacy: A Tribute to Stan Lee

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Tyler Cullen – Staff writer On November 12, 2018, one of the greatest creative minds in entertainment, Stanley Martin Leiber, died at age 95. Now several fans have been left to mourn over Stan Lee’s death, and reflect upon his life’s work.  Lee was ... More »

To Tinder or not To Tinder?

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Ruth Richardson – Staff Writer Tinder has become more than fire fodder in recent years; it is a dating app set on a whole new level through use of its personalized format and often entertaining bios. More impersonal than sites such as eHarmony, Tinder h... More »

Time to Talk about Gun Control

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Daniel Cooney – Staff writer On October 27th, 2018, a lone gunman opened fire at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Eleven were killed and six wounded. This is very clearly a hate crime motivated by anti-Semitism. The shooter, Robert ... More »

Editing: How much is too much?

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Daniel Cooney – Staff writer Assumption College’s Academic Honesty Policy defines plagiarism as “Intentionally or knowingly presenting the work of another as one’s own (i.e., without proper acknowledgment of the source). The sole exception to the r... More »

Reactions to the 2018 Midterm Elections

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Richard Hudson – Staff writer Going into the midterm elections on Tuesday, November 6th, I was unsure about what the outcome would be. I heard that a “blue wave” was coming that would change control of the House and the Senate from Republican to Dem... More »

Surviving this year’s Halloween Costume Crisis

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Eric Guditz – Copy editor Ah, Halloween—some people’s dream and others people’s worst nightmare. Welcome to the world of fantasy as heroes and villains, princes and princesses and angels and demons come out to play for a night of fun, horror and, ... More »

Should Trick-or-Treating be on Campus?

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Iva Juka – Staff Writer Halloween originated from the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain about 2,000 years ago. This was when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to scare off ghosts, according to A&E Television Networks. In 2018, we view H... More »

Accepting Reality

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Sarina Nassar – Staff Writer Accepting that this is my last year at Assumption College has been hard because it is nothing like I imagined it would be when I was an incoming freshman. I always thought I would be living with the friends I made my freshman... More »