The Collegian

Friends made at the age of just 18 may change as students hit their senior year

Ruth Brown

September 14, 2010


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Ruth BrownOpinion Editor Tennessee Williams once said, "Life is partly what we make it and partly what is made by the friends we choose." After spending an evening catching up with some friends; I woke the following morning to a kind of epiphany. Some of the individuals that I was spending my time with...

One man?s identity proves questionable to authority figures

Keith Brumley

September 14, 2010


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Keith Brumley?Franz Kafka?s Fourth Cousin, Thrice Removed? "You don't exist." The clerk at the Kingsbury County treasurer's office looked up from her computer. "You're not a person." "I've always felt like a person," I said. "Nope," she said. "You're a company." "It's true that I enjoy company," I said, "...

It?s raining fish, frogs, and cows. Hallelujah!

Keith Brumley

September 7, 2010


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Keith BrumleyPHILOSOPHIC INVESTIGATOR It rained frogs this summer in Hungary. It also rained fish on two consecutive days in the Australian desert town of Lajamanu. It seems to me that if it can rain frogs and fishes, it can rain just about anything else8212;including cows. This apparently happened in ...