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Cred/D/Fail: March 28, 2014

Cr – Public napping Once upon a time, I watched a Lifetime movie about an overprotective mom and her rebellious college-aged daughter. The mom freaks out about her daughter’s...

Index: March 28, 2014

328 Weight of Flight 370, the Malaysia Airlines aircraft that disappeared Saty., March 8, in tons. 620,000 Area in the Indian Ocean being searched, in square miles. 26 Number...

Index: March 6, 2014

2 Number of babies born with HIV that have been cured through aggressive treatment in the U.S. with antiretroviral drugs AZT, 3TC, and nevirapine. 9 Age, in months, of...

Cred/D/Fail: February 28, 2014

Cr: Paula Patton This summer, in between hours of unpaid labor and franticly chasing ice cream trucks to get Two- Ball Screw Balls, my mind was wracked with an...

Index: February 28, 2014

14 Juniors tapped on Sunday to sing in the Whiffenpoofs class of 2015. 100 Percentage of the six Duke’s Men juniors who auditioned for and were selected to join...

Boom/Bust: February 28, 2014

Incoming: Society Had you excited for a minute there, didn’t I? Sorry, I’m not referring to tap lines or interviews or wax seals. What I’m talking about is potentially...

Index: February 21, 2014

51,000,000,000 Amount, in dollars, that Russia has spent on the 2014 Sochi games. 40,000 Distance, in miles, of this year’s Olympic Torch Relay. Unknown The number of times the...

Boom/Bust: February 21, 2014

Incoming: Prospective students While the Super Bowl Sunday of prospie season is still a few months away, there’s no doubt that we’re past playing August ’ball. Tour groups of...

Cred/D/Fail: February 21, 2014

Cr: Johnny Weir If you’re like me and love campy television, you’re likely familiar with lithe skating champion Johnny Weir, whose “Be Good Johnny Weir” proved a masterful feat...

Cred/D/Fail: February 14, 2014

Cr: Poking I’m no Econ major, but from time to time I like to use my Invisible Hand. Don’t get your panties in a bunch; I’m talking about Facebook,...

Boom/Bust: February 14, 2014

Incoming: Using moisturizer It’s Valentine’s Day week and moisturizer sales are through the roof. In this weather, your skin is bound to dry out. Dry skin begets dry skin...

Top 5 Ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day

5. Rewatch The Holiday with Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, and Jack Black because it’s delightful goddammit. 4. Join a senior citizen tai chi club to sooth your romantically-driven...

Index: February 14, 2014

6 million Number of Americans who will propose on Valentine’s Day. 14 million Number of Americans who will propose in 2014. 17.6 billion Amount that Americans are projected to...

Cred/D/Fail: February 7, 2014

Cr: Snowstagrams When it snows here, my Instagram feed shuts the fuck down. My first instinct? You people disgust me. There’s something that irks me about the flood of...

Boom/Bust: February 7, 2014

Incoming: The flu What’s the best way to quarantine a sick suitemate? Can I say both “bless you” and “fuck you” to the kid sneezing next to me in...