Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Clueless Sox

By Alex Perry

April 26, 2010

Filed under Columns

“Why are you a Yankees fan?” This question is probably the most annoying thing that I encounter on a daily basis in Massachusetts. It is far more annoying than being surrounded by liberal loons at all times. I am a Yankee...

4:20 time

By Alex Perry

April 25, 2010

Filed under Columns

Last Tuesday was a very significant day for a much-too-large portion of the University of Massachusetts population, so I thought I would take some time to address the person many of us hate, and even more of us know – “4/20...

Obama’s financial reform joke

By Alex Perry

April 21, 2010

Filed under Columns

President Barack Obama continues to do everything but focus on getting America’s economy turned around. Nothing has changed since he got his health care mess passed, and next on Obama’s to-do list is not the economy – it...

Changed priorities

By Alex Perry

April 11, 2010

Filed under Columns

When Barack Obama was elected president of the United States, a lot of people were relieved that George W. Bush’s administration was coming to a close. Many believed that we would finally have a president not only interested...

Tiger’s prowl

By Alex Perry

April 4, 2010

Filed under Columns

I have spent my entire life rooting against Tiger Woods on the golf course. I really couldn’t stand Tiger. I hate how he beats my favorite players every time. I hate how he ruined David Duval’s career simply by showing up....

Health care hoax

By Alex Perry

March 25, 2010

Filed under Columns

The recent health care bill – Obamacare – that was signed into law Tuesday is nothing but an open attempt by government to drive the current health care insurance industry out of business, leaving people clamoring for a government-run...

Bad romance

By Alex Perry

March 21, 2010

Filed under Columns

I am tired of most things in our “progressive” culture today – and I’m not just talking about the “Let’s have government solve all of our problems” warpath our expert NCAA basketball bracket-picking president is...

Feeling blue about Avatar

By Alex Perry

March 7, 2010

Filed under Columns

The Oscars were last night, and I decided that it was time for me to chip in with my opinion on the movie that many considered to be the best of the year. I am talking, of course, about “Avatar.” The movie grossed $2.555...

Obama following in Bush’s footsteps

By Alex Perry

February 18, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Although it has been clear to me for some time that Obama is out of touch with the American public, I did not know he had also lost touch with his far-left liberal support. But, based on some surprising, recent news, it seems...

The Party of No

By Alex Perry

February 7, 2010

Filed under Columns

We are constantly told by our elected officials in Washington there are two reasons why Obama’s first year in office has not gone as smoothly as many had hoped it would. The first reason is the classic go-to for Democrats: George...

Union: 1, Obama: 0

By Alex Perry

February 1, 2010

Filed under Columns

Barack Obama set out to restore the American public's wavering confidence and trust both in him and in government during his State of the Union address on Wednesday, but all the President really did was raise the question of how...

No credits for SGA

By Alex Perry

January 31, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Just when I thought the Student Government Association couldn’t be any more needless or ridiculous, they go and pull a stunt like they just did, and remind me why I feel the way I do. The stunt, or to them, their new genius...