July 24, 2017

From the Internet, With Love

  • Portfolio | Apr.25, 2013

    From the Internet, With Love

    It was a perfect storm of coincidence. My aunt just happened to go to Scotland and happened to meet this woman on the train. They just happened to hit it off and my aunt just happened to discover that her new friend had a son my age. “He sounded very sweet, and he likes some of the same shows you like,” she told me as she handed me a piece of paper with his address. “You should write to him.”

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  • Sports | Apr.25, 2013

    Boston Reaction Sports World Embraces the Hub

    By this point, everybody knows that innocent civilians were injured or even robbed of their lives in the tragic events at the 2013 Boston Marathon last Monday. The question that now remains is how does a city and nation rebound from such shock? Over the past week, admirable demonstrations in the sports community by organizations, players, and fans have provided some short-term relief in this hard recovery process.

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  • News | Apr.25, 2013

    Mike’s Market Corner

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 have held steady over the past few weeks and many market experts believe that stocks are coiling up before further upward movement. This week has a full slate of economic reports and earnings reports from some of the largest corporations. On Friday, the first reading of Q1 2013 GDP will be released, with economists looking for a 3.2 percent expansion. Compared with last quarter’s measly expansion of 0.4 percent, a 3.2 percent growth rate would be a very meaningful leap. The final reading of University of Michigan’s Consumer Sentiment Index for the month of April will also be released on Friday,

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Apr.25, 2013

    Amanda Bynes: What Happened!?!?!?

    The sudden decline of Nickelodeon child star Amanda Bynes has been the talk of Hollywood and the social media world. She is getting kookier by the day, and her fans are trying to figure out what went wrong with one of America’s most famous sweethearts. Over the past few weeks, those who follow Amanda Bynes (@AmandaBynes) on Twitter have been noticing bizarre posts and pictures of her changed face and hair. She even tweeted pictures of her face

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  • Sports | Apr.25, 2013

    Who Will Win the NBA Finals?

    Thunder First of all, Thunder is a scary, loud noise, just like the kind of talent this roster contains. If you can trade James Harden, who would be starting at shooting guard for any team, you have a young and deep roster.

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Apr.25, 2013

    Picks of the Week

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Apr.25, 2013

    Netflix Instant Queque: Mad Scientists

      With the sudden onset of warm weather and the looming shadow of finals just around the corner, it would be no surprise if Providence College students might be feeling a little “mad.” Before going crazy, take a little break to watch one or both of these short movies instead of stooping to build death rays or clone armies.

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  • Portfolio | Apr.25, 2013

    Stronger

      The heroes are standing

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Apr.25, 2013

    The Cowl: A Venue for Distinct Viewpoints

    The school year is coming to a rapid close, and for many of us, that means facing a whole host of changes. Whether that means a new role in a club, a new internship, or a new job, we’re all going to have to say goodbye to a way of life that we have grown comfortably accustomed to.

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  • Sports | Apr.25, 2013

    NBA: Where Amazing Should Happen

    Basketball is a beautiful game. From the sounds of the ball bouncing off the hardwood, the quiet swish of the ball falling softly through the net, the squeak of the sneakers, and the roar of the crowd. The sights of players defying gravity, floating in the air for what seems like minutes, the quick zipping of the ball, and the beauty of a shooter’s stroke like Ray Allen or

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