Understanding Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Simon Bullerdick, staff writer

October 18, 2018

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra is a Portland Oregon-based New Zealand versatile rock group started by Ruban Nielson, offering four albums with four distinctly different ideas, themes, and moods. When we listen to music we tend to associate...

Importance of Representation in the Makeup Industry

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

October 9, 2018

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The makeup the industry seems to be stuck in the 60’s when it comes to providing products for people with darker complexions. Meanwhile there’s fifty shades of pale and only four shades for darker skinned people, ironically...

Even in the digital age, paper books stand superior to digital copies

Tyler Zipay, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018

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It was announced last year that Central’s new addition would feature a “digital library.” While electronic books are convenient and have certain advantages that regular books don’t, it is important not to forget about...

Frost Hopes to Revitalize Husker Football

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018

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  This week, Nebraska head football coach Scott Frost has his first enormous game as the new man in charge. This Saturday, the Huskers travel to Camp Randall Stadium to take on Wisconsin. The Badgers should be highly ranked and ...

Malcolm Fixes America I: Extremism

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, Managing Editor

October 2, 2018

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Political extremism has risen in prominence since the heads of the political parties were cut off. The alt-right has given the American far-right its loudest voice since Pat Buchanan’s presidential campaigns and the antifa...

Sexism demotes women’s place in society

October 2, 2018

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An “ism” is defined as a distinctive practice, system, or philosophy. While politics often work their way into everyday societal interactions, the isms that I will cover throughout the year have to do with prejudice or negative...

Children are exposed to racial bias

Kween Alabi, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

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Within three separate studies with over 350 white children ages five through 12 researches were able to conclude that kids showed signs of a pro-white bias. The goal of the study was to have an idea of when children start to...

Television shows a false reality

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

September 30, 2018

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Many people in relationships will worry about their significant other cheating on them with someone else. The person doing the cheating knows it is wrong, and will keep it a secret for as long as possible. But what if you knew...

Empathy Should not be Conditional

Mac O'Brien, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018

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On August 9, 2018, 40 Yemeni school children were killed in a devastating Saudi-led coalition airstrike. The bomb that struck their school bus was produced in the United States, and sold to the Saudi Arabians with authorization...

Importance of Representation in the Makeup Industry

Lizbeth Hemrosillo-Najar, Staff writer

September 27, 2018

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The makeup the industry seems to be stuck in the 60’s when it comes to providing products for people with darker complexions. Meanwhile there’s fifty shades of pale and only four shades for darker skinned people, ironically...

Cooking: Authentic food

Emma Whaley, Executive Editor

September 27, 2018

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Food can be a lot of things. It doesn’t just have to be a means of getting calories into your body. Food can be exciting, experimental, comforting or simply made by hand and that’s all that makes it special. But the best food...

So Here I Am

Rozlyn Olson, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018

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I was instructed by my newspaper advisor to write a column about a month ago. Until now, I had neglected to do so on the basis of lack of an idea. I kept thinking back to the Movie “Marley and me” and how the newspaper columnist...

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