All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Film snobs: are sequels worth the time, effort of production?

    By Will Ryan– When a film snob finds out that his favorite movie is getting a sequel, his initial reaction is one of grief. “It’s just going to ruin the original,” he might post on Facebook. “The...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: how to use your resume as your best advocate

    By Tyler Mercer– The spring semester is in full swing now and you’re wondering what else you should be focusing on. Aren’t classes enough? Well, yes and no. College is not only about getting an education that...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • SGA elections could revolutionize campus, or simply marketing strategies

    By Mason MacFarland– In all levels of government, there’s an amount of marketing genius required to win an election. You have to make difficult decisions about your public identity that will ultimately determine your level of voter...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Kid President wants to bring change

    By Aimee Jewel– Until I saw the Kid President YouTube videos, I never realized the incredible impact a nine-year-old could have on my overall outlook on life. Hailing from Henderson, Tenn. and officially known as Robby Novak,...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • CHILD PORNOGRAPHY: Is restitution enough?

    By Tyler Mercer– It is no secret that there are individuals in the world who, because of some twisted attraction or inappropriate fantasy, coerce or force children into situations they are not mature enough for. Child pornography...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • A tree falls in Louisville

    By Wesley Kerrick– Over Winter Break, I read an email about fences going up and sidewalks closing in around the Speed Art Museum. So when I returned to campus, I was ready for that. I’d looked at...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Letter from the Editor: On SGA debate live-tweets

    To the readers of the Louisville Cardinal, candidates and members of the SGA, U of L Greek organizations, and audience members: During a live-tweet of last night’s SGA Debates, a writer from The Louisville Cardinal described an...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • It’s happening here: a hilarious collection of thoughts from campus

    By Genevieve Mills– A friend of mine plays this game where he takes the subject lines of U of L’s emergency alert emails and adds U of L’s slogan “It’s happening here” to the end of it....

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • Dress code debate turns into battle for equality at Fourth Street Live

    By Tyler Mercer– Fourth Street Live!, a major tourist attraction in Louisville, has recently come under fire by social justice activists for its dress code they deem racially exclusive. Racial discrimination is hardly a thing of the...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • Sending reinforcements: women in combat deserve recognition

    By Rae Hodge– The good ol days are here again. As voices rise in opposition to Leon Panetta’s recent decision to allow women to openly serve in combat roles, all the old arguments against women being in direct...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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