Time to put down the pills

Jessie Stancliff

February 26, 2007

Filed under Opinion

A long time ago when people faced problems such as a mental illness, it was not widely discussed. In recent years you can't seem to get through a TV show without a commercial for Clinical Depression, Anxiety and Attention Deficit...

And don’t let the door hit you on the way out

Shayla Durrett

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

It's the holiday season and what better way to celebrate than with angry e-mails cluttering the San Diego Community College District distribution list. The President of the Miramar College Associated Students, Bryan Hughs, has...

Holiday Spirit: Is it Need or Greed?

Christopher Christensen

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

We all have trouble around the holidays deciding what gifts will truly touch the lives of those around us. But with the growing feeling of consumerism and materialism, you need to ask the question: are all those presents for your...

Local Celebrity

December 18, 2006

Cartoon

December 18, 2006

Letters to the editor

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Regarding "Muhammad Yunus, Banker to the Poor": It was great to read about someone doing something so small, yet so positive in today's society. With the Iraq war and all the other problems going on in Africa, Lebanon and so many...

Let’s raise a toast to the holiday season

Steve Trader

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

It's 1 o'clock in the afternoon as I exit the dimly lit bar and wander out into the hot San Diego sun. Laughter and cheers surround me as our parade of debauchery continues on toward the next bar on the list, toward our ultimate...

Wish list resolutions for bringing in the New Year

Staff Editorial

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

The New Year is almost here and with that comes lists of resolutions. People are resolving to lose weight, get better grades, and make more money, but what about Mesa? Certainly there are things that need improvement on the school's...

Small deeds go a long way

Staff Editorial

November 27, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Holding doors open, letting someone over on the freeway, or smiling at someone as they walk by are all very simple and easy tasks. They all take seconds to complete, cost nothing, and yet the payoff is extreme. Simple gestures...

Identity lost: Uncovering suburbia’s dirty secret

Christopher Christensen

November 27, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Around the United States, young men and women are dressing, acting, and mimicking either celebrities or pop culture stereotypes to the point where they have truly forgotten who they are, and have become something that they are...

Wigs, werewolves and Wal-Mart – the holiday season is here

Sean Campbell

November 27, 2006

Filed under Opinion

You know that the holiday season is becoming a little too competitive when you're standing outside Wal-Mart amongst thousands of people and it's 4:45 a.m. It's 30 degrees, and the wind cuts. If it wasn't so dark, you could probably...

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