The Collegian

We will, we will mock you

joshadams47

April 12, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

The majority of mainstream news is made for our entertainment. In my opinion, not everything on television needs to be entertaining. Here is my take on the mockery that is news today. How do you get your news? Think about that before you move on. You get information from somewhere, so is it the even...

Check Warped Tour off your bucket list

catherine.hill

April 12, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

This annual music festival brings some of the biggest bands in the nation. Music Columnist What’s the one event every summer that takes place in 46 different cities and presents over 60 bands to over 16,000 people in one day? Well that, my friends, is Warped Tour. Warped Tour was founded by Kevin L...

Family is Family, Blood is Blood

cwackel

April 12, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

Family values are at the center of these two films that may have slipped under your radar. News Editor An ancient Chinese proverb has the following thing to say about family: A family in harmony will prosper in everything. It’s probably the truth, but some of the best Hollywood films seem to focus ...

Dragon Age sequel doesn’t compare to the original

jschmidt

April 5, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

Juice Columnist The original “Dragon Age: Origins” was an award-winning role playing game; its sequel “Dragon Age 2,” keeps the player in the same world, but changes almost every other aspect that made the original so great. The story is told though a framed narrative, about Hawke, the main char...

History of Old Hollywood coming to a close

cwackel

April 5, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

News Editor How can a true legend be defined? Whether we’re talking about sports, films, or music, the term gets thrown around too often, and it’s hard to settle on one clear definition. I think we can each find different people who we claim are legends of their trade. For me, a self-proclaimed ci...

Motivational poster of the week: Adventure

Ben Lippert

April 5, 2011


Filed under Lifestyles

Juice Editor Does this picture remind you of a typical Brookings intersection on a warm spring day? It’s easy to get to the point where you feel like there is no adventure in your life. You stick to the routine; get up, make coffee, go to class, work out, do homework, eat something when you have a chan...

Candy, candy, everywhere

The Working Mom by Kay Luna, from the Quad-City Times

November 2, 2009


Filed under Lifestyles

So, I was the one who ended up sick at our house over Halloween. Go figure. We didn't go anywhere the entire weekend, period. We even missed trick-or-treating. Luckily, Babycakes is 2 and didn't know the difference. She felt quite satisfied with the Halloween parties and trick-or-treating she did Fri...