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Brandeis men upset Carnegie-Mellon 69-57

Facing fourteenth ranked Carnegie-Mellon on January 11, the odds were against the Judges. However they had a four syllable response to those who had wrote them off early. Steve De… Read More...

Women’s Basketball defeats Carnegie Mellon

Carnegie-Mellon never had a prayer. Looking to avenge their first loss of the season, Brandeis never trailed once as they coasted to a 65-44 victory over the visiting Tartans.

A th… Read More...

Not entirely pumped about pumping new iron

During the break, I couldn’t wait to get back to Brandeis so that I could head down to the Gosman Sports and Convocation Center and try out the new weight-room. I was extremely happ… Read More...

Hollywood’s finest five from 2008

My top five may not even be close to your top five. A few of them aren’t even up for the major awards. But my top five made this list for many different reasons: some showcased lesser-Read More...

Top ten musical highlights of 2008

This year saw some of the finest, envelope-pushing music of the decade. From extraterrestrial hip hop to country folk rock fusion, newcomers to fixtures in the music world, artisRead More...

Winter

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Brooklyn housemates take out the trash

diverse-city-1-16-09_page_2_image_0001A few years ago, somewhere between “Real World San Diego” and “Real World Key West,” I remember thinking that is was time for MTV to throw in the towel. The days of challengi… Read More...

Indian pauper wins game show and audiences’ hearts

diverse-city-1-16-09_page_3_image_0001It doesn’t take much to convince me to go to the movie theater. Overpriced beverages, hard to find seats, and more than a couple opportunities to attempt casual conversation wit… Read More...

Animal Collective offers listeners a mind trip

diverse-city-1-16-09_page_3_image_0002The cover for Animal Collective’s newest album is an optical illusion, with a green and purple pattern that appears to be moving when you don’t focus anywhere, with no other id… Read More...

Top movie prospects in 2009

1. “The Brothers Bloom”

Academy Award winners Rachel Weisz and Adrian Brody headline this intricate caper movie by director Rian Johnson (Brick). Mark Ruffalo and Academy A… Read More...

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