Compromise Leads to Repeal

Some lawmakers have no problem lying, since this is the manner in which they conduct their personal and professional lives. So, not surprisingly, “Don’t...

Ahmadinejad says no gays in Iran

John Kami Contributing reporter The Islamic Republic of Iran has had a long history of human rights violations. Among these crimes against humanity are those...

Swifter, higher, stronger with an unfair advantage

Pamela Tapper Contributing reporter In 1896, Baron Pierre de Coupertin initiated the motto, Swifter, Higher, Stronger for the Olympics. In his vision of the modern Olympics,...

Conan divorces NBC for $45 million

Jan. 22 marked the end of an era on late night television. “The Tonight Show” ended, for now, and one of the greatest late...

Even if marijuana was legalized in the state of California, strict...

Last week, the Los Angeles City Council approved an ordinance that will shut down hundreds of medical marijuana dispensaries within the next few months....

Floor mats, gas pedals and recalls

As of November 2009, unintended accelerations in Toyota vehicles have accounted for 20 fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The acceleration...

Will’s Words of Wisdom: Figure it out, boys and girls

President Obama addressed the nation in his first State of the Union speech  last Wednesday. I anticipated another moving speech by the current champion...

Intimidation won’t improve the system, instead of coercion the administration should...

Aaron Helmbrecht Contributing Reporter Given the draconian budget cuts of the Fall 2009 semester, I was not surprised to learn that CSUN administration officials have...

Looking for bombs, finding family jewels

Since the near bombing on Christmas Day, the threat of in-flight terrorism has reawakened the American conscious. Scrambling for some peace of...

Athletes make mistakes, too. Is it so hard to say ‘I’m...

Many baseball fans remember the weekend the Detroit Tigers lost their division lead last season. They were four games ahead and were playing a...

Upper Division Writing Exam is an insult

Jesse Bob Harper Contributing reporter It’s the spring semester of 2010 and I am excited. It’s not the dawn of a new year which excites me,...