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Wii Fit age vs. real age

On Friday, Oct. 30, prompted by one reporter’s outrage over a Nintendo Wii Fit estimating her age at 40, in the name of journalistic integrity…


Up in smoke

When I was a young kid, my father told me that when he started smoking he and his friends always said they would quit once…



Get ‘er done

If you find yourself using any of these excuses for your lack of exercise, be prepared to read my glorious refutations and have the rug…


Brains versus brawn

Contemplating the contemporary manifestations of Halloween traditions, the Science Editor takes on the Sports Editor; brain takes on brawn. As more and more alternatives to…





Halloween around the world

As hard as it may be to imagine, Halloween is not celebrated all over the world. In fact, both the importance and the associated traditions…


This day so hallowed

“Brown leafed vertigo where skeletal life is known — I remember Halloween. This day anything goes, dead bodies hang from poles — I remember Halloween.”…