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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Sept. 9, 2013

September 9, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: September 9, 2013 online print edition ...

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Sept. 5, 2013

September 5, 2013

Football special issue for the 2013 season

Rove was Wrong(ed)

April 17, 2013

“The lesbians at Smith College protest better than you do,” so said the anti-gay activist Ryan Sorba at the 2010 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) after hecklers interrupted his speech with boos and jeers. After walking up...

Whence the Hipster

March 13, 2013

They’ve invaded the Pioneer Valley. They strut the sidewalks of our college campuses with their Urban Outfitter jackets, chins raised high. They act as if their buying local organic goods and refusal to consume animal products makes them superior to us plebeians. ‘O...

Lacrosse 2013

February 13, 2013

Check out the Daily Collegian's coverage of the men and women's lacrosse teams for the beginning of the new season. UMass men’s lacrosse with steady approach against No. 4 UNC UMass returns to Amherst for home opener a...

Do Antitrust laws really promote competition?

February 4, 2013

On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Justice moved to file a lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch InBev from buying the half of Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo that it does not already own. InBev, the makers of beer brands such as Budweiser, wishes to spend $20.1 billion on the new...

Should we really legalize marijuana?

October 30, 2012

In just over a week’s time, thousands of people across Massachusetts will be taking time out of their day to find a nearby polling station, to cast their vote in the 2012 presidential election. There will be a few things ...

Laws and Licks- What to do

February 7, 2011

Dear Sophie, Is it legal to watch porn using the campus internet? If it wasn’t, probably 95% of the students on campus would be under arrest, but I did a little research for you anyway. As far as I can make out, anythi...

On trying new things.

December 8, 2010

Dear Sophie, I am a freshman and a virgin. I feel my first sexual experience may not be too far in the future, and while that is exciting, it is also nerve-racking. So many people are experienced that I feel I may not perform...

Jackrabbits and Jack Sparrow

November 29, 2010

Dear Sophie,   My girlfriend has a lot of freaky fetishes that I go along with from time to time. She made me dress up as Jack Sparrow on several occasions. However, she always insists that i wear a condom when we have...

Kitschy, kitschy bang, bang

November 28, 2010

Last night, a friend and I went to see the new movie “Burlesque.” After I came home, my mom asked me how the movie was, and I told her it was terrible. When I followed that up with, “And I loved it!” she looked perplexed....