Alpha Lambda Delta hosts open discussion on President Obama’s book

Students and faculty eagerly waited outside of the doors of the General Classroom Building Auditorium Nov. 11. The College of Arts and Sciences Colloquium Series and Alpha Lambda Delta National Freshman Honor Society, presented an open discussion on President Barack Obama’s book entitled “Dreams From My Father.”

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BCS appoints director

Defending the Bowl Championship Series and trying to convince critics that it is the best way to determine a college football champion has to qualify as one of the toughest jobs in America. Bill Hancock now has that job.

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Woman pleads guilty to Smart’s kidnapping

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman charged in the 2002 kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart pleaded guilty Tuesday as part of a deal with federal prosecutors and asked Smart to forgive her for all the pain she had caused.

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20 Questions _ November 18, 2009

1. Did you watch “For the Love of Ray J” this week? 2. Were you really surprised that someone else “smashed the homies?” 3. Are you even less surprised that he didn’t eliminate her? 4.  Did you notice the Taco Bell on Summit reopened? 5. Did they lose their tortilla license from headquarters and placed on probation? 6. Where do you go to get a tortilla license? 7. Does Taco Bell send their cooks to Mexico like Olive Garden sends their chefs to Italy? 8. Would you care more if the Church’s Chicken shut down? 9. Did you hear there might be a lawsuit filed against A&T about the homecoming concert? 10. Does filing a lawsuit mean you have to relinquish your “Keep it Gucci” card? 11. Since when does a man named after a designer of belts and handbags come to mean gangster? 12. Do you remember when “keeping it G” meant gangster and not Gatorade? 13. Did Gatorade have to grab Wayne to compete with 50 and Vitamin Water? 14. Was Michael Jordan not enough? 15. How many people woke up at 3:30am to see the meteor shower? 16. Did you see anything? 17. Did anyone in the US see anything? 18. Should we blame it on the lights? 19. Was it all a hoax?20.  Do you feel stupid for waking up to look?

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Poll: Tax rich for health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — When it comes to paying for a health care overhaul, Americans see just one way to go: Tax the rich.

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Fear of offending is a threat to us all

That the Fort Hood gunman had plenty of enablers is unmistakable. But the fact that a number of red flags were ignored by so many is perfectly understandable given the context. Here is the reality:

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Alpha Lambda Delta hosts open discussion on President Obama’s book

Students and faculty eagerly waited outside of the doors of the General Classroom Building Auditorium Nov. 11. The College of Arts and Sciences Colloquium Series and Alpha Lambda Delta National Freshman Honor Society, presented an open discussion on President Barack Obama’s book entitled “Dreams From My Father.”

Political parties dispute details of BoA, Merrill deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior House Democrat said Tuesday the government didn’t force Bank of America to take over Merrill Lynch, but Republicans charged that a committee inquiry was covering up the role of an Obama administration official.

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Got chocolate milk?

When we learned there was a backlash against chocolate milk, we were eager to join the cause. Nature’s Perfect Food is best enjoyed unadulterated by milk or anything else.

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