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The Vermont Cynic

Sipping on the dream

November 18

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The Dream Machine, an Indian Pale Lager from The Magic Hat Brewery, is one of the first of its kind.The IPL has become the “hipster’s” choice of beer, with its very potent bitterness created by the hops during the brew.The...

The new way to pay it forward

April 29

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In today's world of terrorism, fear mongering, genocides, school shootings and countless other violent acts, the future seems bleak and pessimistic. However, there is some hope.This hope comes in the form of concrete action, a...

The Newly Discovered Symptoms of PTS

February 7

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Once last semester when I was living in the Harris-Millis complex I was sound asleep, recharging myself for another enlightening day in the classroom. All of the sudden I was sitting up straight in my bed with my heart po...

Going Mod, Black and White Style

January 31

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If you have noticed the increasingly black-and-white outfit choices of many celebrities, as well as striped shirts creeping up everywhere, you are not the only one. Early summer forecasts predicted that the fall of 2005 wo...

The DOs and DON’Ts of College Romance

November 29

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As if dating and relationships weren't already hard enough, college adds a whole new layer of misunderstanding, confusion and embarrassment to the realm of romance. Random rendezvous and one night stands usually result in a subs...

Backtalk: An Occasional Column About College Life

October 27

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If you're a college student today, it's assumed that you both a) have your own computer and b) posses intricate knowledge of its inner workings. This is only half the problem. Today's college student is also supposed to be abl...

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