Vampire Weekend’s release strong debut

Christopher Bengtsson

February 25, 2008

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All of the correct components are present on Vampire Weekend's self-titled debut. Jangly guitars, quasi-intellectual lyrics and "smart" influences such as Paul Simon, Orange Juice, African pop, and just the right amount of the...

Mesa alumnus succeeds in science

Christin Baliey

February 25, 2008

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For many of us, it can be difficult to see life after Mesa College. Student tunnel vision sometimes obscuring much besides Scantron sheets and expensive required texts, making degrees seem vaguely reminiscent of fabled creatures...

Oscars 2008

Johnny Ngo

February 11, 2008

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After months of striking, the WGA looks like they will finally sign a new deal by the end of this week. This could only mean great news for the 80th Academy Awards, due to air on Sunday, February 24. The second-most watched...

CD Review: MGMT

Cecilia Felix

February 11, 2008

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About 40 years ago, after the summer of love. MGMT's(Management) Andrew Van Wyngarden and Ben Goldwasser decided to put together a psychedelic indie-rock sounding album. The duo's full-length album "Oracular Spectacular" sucks...

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