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How consumerism stole Christmas

Let’s get straight to the facts; America is suffering from the “Big C.” No, not cancer–consumerism, and with the current state of the economy and…



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Ways to handle the holidays

With the holiday season in full swing, you may have many feelings going into it.  Stress, sadness, regret, maybe even anger (you’ll see anger a…


America’s love affair with socialism

I wish I knew how to quit you: America’s rollercoaster relationship with Socialism I was watching Woody Allen’s romantic comedy classic Annie Hall. I used…


True intentions of compliments

The week’s column is dedicated to the ladies. Your crowned Prince of Pessimism returns this week to inform one and all about the true nature…



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Video games’ bad reputation unmerrited

Video games are always a target for controversy, especially on the 24-hour news networks. When Fox News is short on “Obama bad, Mitt Romney good”…



Stress management for dummies

We’ve all felt stressed at one point or another, maybe now more than ever with our fumbling economy and the end of the semester around…