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Editor’s word: Oct. 26, 2011

October 26, 2011
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Oh Halloween, how we at the Journal love thee. It is the one holiday where we can all revert back to being little kids, dress in ridiculous costumes and not have to deal with questions about being crazy. We all have our own great little memories of Halloween shenanigans from our childhoods. Whether you...

Editor’s word: Sept. 22, 2011

Editor’s word: Sept. 22, 2011

September 22, 2011
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The recent protest in New York entitled “Occupy Wall Street” entered its fourth day on Tuesday gathering a crowd of about 150 people. The protest is being promoted by a Vancouver based magazine called Adbusters, which has described itself as “a not-for-profit, reader-supported, 120,000-circulation...

Editor’s word: Jun. 6, 2011

June 6, 2011
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Hello all incoming freshmen! We at the Journal know this is an exciting time for you as you embark on a new chapter of your lives. You’re leaving your high school realm where you were constantly supervised by teachers and locked in by a rigid schedule and entering a world of independence and adulthood....

Editor’s word: April 20, 2011

April 21, 2011
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The spring semester is coming to an end, and here at The Journal, we're feeling bittersweet. Don't get us wrong, we're extremely excited that the school year is almost over and new things are yet to come, but we're also a bit saddened by the changes the end of a school year bring. I've served as opini...

Staff Editiorial April 13, 2011

April 15, 2011
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Suffolk is a Boston school through and through and we at the Journal are proud of that. Our campus is in the heart of Downtown Boston and yes, we love that dirty water—just not for drinking. Unfortunately that’s the only option we have if we don’t want to pay money for something that’s supposed...

Editor’s word: March 6, 2011

April 7, 2011
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An April 2 New York Times article titled, " An Iowa Stop in a Broad Effort to Revitalize the Religious Right" noted a recent religious romp in Iowa among Evangelical pastors, hosted by the one and only Mike Huckabee. Pastors/ministers and their spouses  were invited to an all expenses-paid two-day ...

Editor’s word: March 3, 2011

Editor’s word: March 3, 2011

March 9, 2011
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In one of the greatest moments of Internet history, we received word that Charlie Sheen has created his very own Twitter account. At the Journal, with our intensive researching skills, we proudly attest to its existence and entertainment. Among all of the recent Charlie Sheen-fiasco news, this Twitter...

Editor’s word: Feb. 23, 2011

Editor’s word: Feb. 23, 2011

February 23, 2011
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It's official: people who work are now horrible and greedy -- at least if they work a union job. This is what the Republican Party is [and for a while has been] saying, but in the past weeks the GOP decided to take action against those damned workers who just want to take, take, take -- workers' rights,...

Editor’s word: Feb. 16, 2011

February 16, 2011
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We received a letter from Gordon King , Sr. Director  of Facilities Planning and Management, last week and he had wonderful things to say to us that we'd love to share with you. To the editor, Your front page headline on the wild winter weather (Snow bombards Suffolk, Feb. 9, 2011) was spot on. Th...

Editor’s word: Feb. 9, 2011

February 9, 2011
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"Good thing you like to write, because you aren't going to make any money in this profession" is what we've been told time and time again as aspiring journalists in the digital age. Parents, peers, and even professors have cast doubt on the potential for success in a career in journalism, and to be honest,...

Editor’s word: Nov. 17, 2010

Editor’s word: Nov. 17, 2010

November 18, 2010
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Recently, we at the Journal have caught wind of Glenn Beck’s new rant/rave/ridiculous attack. What’s been on Beck’s chopping block most recently? Nothing too big, except him condemning George Soros as an aid to the Nazis and claiming he’s attempting to run a secret government to control the country’s...

Editor’s word: Nov. 10, 2010

November 10, 2010
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We at the Journal have fierce and upstanding opinions regarding almost everything in the world. We have something to say about politics, complaints about the government, rants about the law, ideas for the university, you name it. But alas, tonight we sit here in our office (finished with production early,...

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