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Classic book review: George Orwell’s 1984

October 5, 2007

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“Big Brother is watching you.” This is the famous slogan of a fictional totalitarian society invented by George Orwell. His creation of this mysterious, all-controlling despot in his novel “1984” has provoked a fierce...

Dashboard’s release showcases broad musical palette

October 4, 2007

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There’s something inherently special about a guy singing his heart out over the strumming of an acoustic guitar. It took me several years before I arrived at this realization, but there is no denying its powerful ability to...

“Into the Wild” a profound, literary adventure tale

October 4, 2007

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There’s a part of me that wants to be like Chris McCandless. “Into the Wild,” the recent film adaptation of the nonfiction book of the same name, follows an unstoppable college graduate, hungry to live life on his own terms....

FashioNOsta: Man capris and other male faux pas

September 27, 2007

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So I am standing there talking to a group of people when I look over and see little hairs peeking out of one of the boy’s V-neck T-shirts. What is that?! As if that weren't bad enough the shirt was so tight it didn’t leave...

Concert review: The Academy Is, Rocket Summer, Sherwood

September 27, 2007

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Fresh off their opening stint for Fall Out Boy during this summer’s Honda Civic Tour, The Academy Is… is now in the midst of the first headlining tour in support of their second album, Santi. Boasting three very good opening...

Alumni art fills campus gallery

September 26, 2007

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When you enter the on-campus art gallery, your first move will likely be to simply stand in the center of the room and take it all in. As Biola's Art Department continues to celebrate its 35th anniversary, the second alumni art...

Motion City Soundtrack slows tempo, not creativity

September 19, 2007

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Motion City Soundtrack Even if it Kills Me By Jon Bautts Word Count: 464 Motion City Soundtrack returns with another dose of their patented style of pop punk. Fueled by the quirky yet deeply personal lyrics from frontman Justin...

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

September 19, 2007

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“But man is not made for defeat,’ he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated.” These famous words come from “The Old Man and the Sea,” a classic examination of humanities’ quest for meaning and achievement...

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