PHOTO COURTESY | STEPHANIE MIGNON Let’s get some use out of the permanent winter. Cawker City, Kansas is home to the world’s largest ball of twine with an 11-foot diameter. I cannot think of a single less important record…

Dear Governor Doug Burgum

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKI COMMONS Gov. Doug Burgum’s proposed plan would mean that in the last four years, higher education’s budget has been cut by a third. Hello, I am Erik Jonasson II; I am a mechanical engineering major,…

Kayne West Sets Twitter Ablaze

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKI COMMONS Kanye West has dropped the equivalent of an atom bomb coming out as a Trump supporter. The Kanye West Twitter fiasco caught the country by storm last Thursday. This storm of hatred from a…

Why I Hate The Beatles

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKI COMMONS The Beatles came to America and received credit for being trendsetters in music. They weren’t. The Beatles are almost unanimously regarded as the greatest rock band of all time, according to most critics. The…

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Diving into Dead Week

PHOTO COURTESY | FLICKR.COM Finals are fast approaching, use the time wisely. You may be aware some places are stretching Earth Day into Earth Week. I think this is a great idea. One Earth Day no longer subsides my…

PHOTO COURTESY | PEXELS Don’t let the cuteness trick you, this is a stone cold killer. Eyes were crusty and my temper high, as my cat decided to attack his squeaky toy at three in the morning. This comes…

Is Art Separate From The Artist?

PHOTO COURTESY | FLICKR.COM ‘Frank’ a portrait by Chuck Close, who recently had sexual harassment allegations brought against him. Like many art lovers in America, I feel that I can divide my consumption of media and resultant ability to…

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKIPEDIA The Syrian Civil War has claimed the lives of roughly 500,000 people. I have found myself very conflicted lately, most notably because I have ignored the death of around half a million people. The Syrian…