THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT

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From the Editors, Mar 04 2010

by Jordan Carter

The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics came to a close this past Sunday. Over the course of about two weeks, national pride …

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From the Editors, Feb 18 2010

by Sam Dean

Speaking of Venn diagrams (cf. the X Page), overlay Page 8’s pseudo-apocalyptics and page 9’s dreamy sketches of Yellowstone, and you’ll …

A Congressman and a Bishop walk into a bar

From the Editors, Nov 05 2009

Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D) has agreed to meet with Providence bishop Thomas J. Tobin after the clergyman extended an …

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From the Editors, Nov 05 2009

by Gillian Brassil

Last Wednesday, after almost a year of procedural hold-ups, Spain’s government began to exhume six mass graves near the Andalusian town …

From The Editors

From the Editors, Nov 05 2009

by Gillian Brassil

Last Wednesday, after almost a year of procedural hold- ups, Spain’s government began to exhume six mass graves near the Andalusian …

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From the Editors, Sep 18 2009

Another September and the stars are againstus. This fall, the College Hill Independent enters its 20th year, even as Mercury slipsinto …

FROM THE EDITORS 04.16.09

From the Editors, Apr 16 2009

If it isn't communists it's drug-runners and kidnappers. The North American media tends toward the yellow when covering the countries south …

FROM THE EDITORS: THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT ENDORSES CLAY WERTHEIMER '10 FOR UCS PRESIDENT

From the Editors, Apr 09 2009

What makes a good president of Brown's Undergraduate Council of Students? you may ask. Of course, there is no single answer. …

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From the Editors, Mar 19 2009

I don't know too many people who believe the United States has come close to racial equality or equity. I don't …

FROM THE EDITORS 03.12.09

From the Editors, Mar 12 2009

One of democracy's many dark days fell on October 23, 2001. That day, John C. Yoo, then deputy assistant attorney at …

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From the Editors, Mar 05 2009

Saturday night, in a rare yet welcome gesture of togetherness, the seniors of the Indy staff gathered to potluck.My salad--micro greens, …

FROM THE EDITORS 02.26.09

From the Editors, Feb 26 2009

Pour a 40 out. More of our brothers-in-arms have fallen victim to the economy. Since December, Tribune, Star Tribune Holdings, Journal …

AS IF YOU CARE & EPHEMERA 02.26.09

From the Editors, Feb 26 2009

EPHEMERAAS IF YOU CARE:Prisoner is an Australian television soap opera which was set in the Wentworth Detention Centre, a fictional women's …

AS IF YOU CARE & EPHEMERA 02.12.09

From the Editors, Feb 12 2009

ENGLEWOOD--Aug. 29: Officers responded to La Casa De Tacos on West National Road, and observed a male yelling at the owner …

FROM THE EDITORS 02.12.09

From the Editors, Feb 12 2009

Few conflicts gnaw on the tendons of impartiality like the situation in Israel/Palestine. Even if one claims to remain opinion-less, any …

FROM THE EDITORS - THE MEs

From the Editors, Feb 05 2009

"There's a rule in journalism which goes something like this--a newspaper shouldn't be the news, and therefore a newspaper staff shouldn't …

INDY STAFFERS 'GRADUATE' .5 BUT THEY ALSO LIVE FOREVER (TOE TAGS)

From the Editors, Dec 04 2008

MAX DUNFEYWho on this earth has missed out on chocolate chip cookies from Maxwell Dunfey? Fortunately, very few. From his cosmic …

FROM THE EDITORS

From the Editors, Nov 20 2008

On November 21, Beatlemaniacs will throw their old vinyl on the record player--and cover bands will look forward to a night …

AS IF YOU CARE: THANK YOU FOR THE RAISE/SALARY INCREASE!!!!!!!

From the Editors, Nov 20 2008

Hi [Boss' Name],Just wanted to thank you for the pay increase. I enjoy working at [Company Name] and truly appreciate your …

THANK YOU: WHAT THE INDY IS THANKFUL FOR THIS YEAR.

From the Editors, Nov 20 2008

I am thankful for beasts and singing birds. I am grateful for here, today and you. --SZDear Porky,Thanks for the honest …

FROM THE EDITORS 11/13/08: REMEMBERING MIRIAM MAKEBA

From the Editors, Nov 13 2008

In Miriam Makeba's native language, Xhosa, there's a word, "ubuntu," which translates as "I am because you are." No one better …

FROM THE EDITORS 11/13/08: THE GATEKEEPER'S WORD

From the Editors, Nov 13 2008

At the beginning of October, I interviewed Brown's Chief Financial Officer Elizabeth Huidekoper for the story "Crisis at the Gates" by …

AS IF YOU CARE: MY LOVE

From the Editors, Nov 13 2008

EPHEMERAPlaces possibly along the Axis of Evil that didn't make it into George W. Bush's 2002 State of the Union Address:Hokkaido, …

AS IF YOU CARE: THE RABBIT TEST: THE ANALOG PINK CROSS

From the Editors, Nov 06 2008

In the 1920's, scientists discovered that female humans begin to secrete a hormone shortly after a fertilized egg implants itself in …

FROM THE EDITORS 10/30/08

From the Editors, Oct 30 2008

by Kat Stoeffel

Last week, Brown University celebrated women's rights, bodies and equality with W Week. It comprised the efforts of many campus organizations, …

AS IF YOU CARE: "LION MUTILATES 42 MIDGETS IN CAMBODIAN RING-FIGHT"

From the Editors, Oct 30 2008

"Lion Mutilates 42 Midgets in Cambodian Ring-Fight" read one May 2005 BBC headline; morbidly side-splitting elegance followed:BBC NEWS ARTICLEHoax? Yeah. And …

FROM THE EDITORS 10/23/08: A VORTEX OF THREE MIROSLAVS

From the Editors, Oct 23 2008

In 1928, at Kostelec nad Orlic√≠, two Czech boys were born: both named Miroslav. A girl called Iva Militk√° was Miroslav …

AS IF YOU CARE: APPARATUS FOR FACILITATING THE BIRTH OF A CHILD BY CENTRIFUGAL FORCE PATTENTED NOVEMBER 9, 1965

From the Editors, Oct 23 2008

"It is the primary purpose of the present invention to provide an apparatus which will assist the under-equipped woman by creating …

AS IF YOU CARE: ON FEEDING CROCODILES

From the Editors, Oct 09 2008

Throughout history, kids all over the place have fantasized about shit like this happening.Finally, last week, a host of news agencies …

FROM THE EDITORS 10/09/08

From the Editors, Oct 09 2008

Throughout history, competition and tradition have been crucial for success. This past Saturday, at the annual Brown Daily Herald versus Indy …

AS IF YOU CARE: ON THE COVER IMAGE

From the Editors, Oct 02 2008

The neon rings surrounding the heads of the people on the cover are small portal devices that allow a individual to …

FROM THE EDITORS 10/02/08

From the Editors, Oct 02 2008

There must not be anything in the news lately. The morning after the first presidential debate, the AP ran this story: …

AS IF YOU CARE: ON THE MAN-EATING TREE OF MADAGASCAR, SOUTH AUSTRALIAN REGISTER, 1881

From the Editors, Sep 25 2008

The slender delicate palpi, with the fury of starved serpents, quivered a moment over her head, then as if instinct with …

FROM THE EDITORS 09/25/08

From the Editors, Sep 25 2008

Over the summer, James Hawes' book Excavating Kafka unearthed a trove of Franz Kafka's personal erotica and pornography. A glance at …

AS IF YOU CARE: EVERYONE NEEDS A LOVE LETTER FROM TIMBUKTU

From the Editors, Sep 18 2008

how are you? I'm very happy to hear from youI'm sorry for your wallet you lost in bamako is like this …

FROM THE EDITORS 09/18/08

From the Editors, Sep 18 2008

The conversation had turned to composing a mission statement. "What's the Indy's purpose?" someone asked, and for a moment, our editors, …

FROM THE EDITORS 04/17/08

From the Editors, Apr 17 2008

Kettle Family Poultry Farm15004 Open Skies Rd.Omaha, NebraskaDear Ma,Over the course of the past four years, I've really gotten (to drive) …

FROM THE EDITORS 04/03/08

From the Editors, Apr 03 2008

Among all the economic systems, capitalism runs with the highest degree of pleasing precision. Objects have values, pegged to their avail- …