ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT FROM UL LAFAYETTE

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SATIRE — If you’ve never had the pleasure of listening to one of the greatest musicians of the century, let me introduce you to Weird Al Yankovic. The star artist has countless hit songs, several Grammys, gold and platinum records and has often been described as the Mozart of our generation.…

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OPINION — Most college students won’t be playing on the university football team anytime soon. No judgment here, my thick glasses help me write articles, not throw a ball. 

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OPINION — Justin Bieber’s “Justice” album brings me back to the “Purpose” era Bieber. They both contain songs with deep meaning about faith, hope and love. That being said, “Justice” is an overall slower-paced, matured version of “Purpose”, but this time with many songs dedicated to his rela…

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OPINION — For some unfortunate reason, there are many myths about how to take care of yourself on the internet that are passed down as old wives’ tales. I plan to go through a few of these and tell you what you should do instead.

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OPINION — There’s nothing quite like an adrenaline rush. From jumping out of planes to speeding down a highway, some people will go to great lengths to achieve that feeling. Thanks to video games, some people don’t even have to leave their house to do so.

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OPINION — The need for American workers to get their fair share of profits when they give up their time and labor to a company should be of no question. Yet, for some reason, not only is that in question, but the answer seems to always end up being the worker has enough, while the CEOs, mana…

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OPINION — Meal planning is important if you want to save money, eat better and waste less food, and that’s great. But I live in a dorm with a mini-fridge shared between three girls and a microwave. So that makes it a bit more difficult. 

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OPINION — The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Vice President for Enrollment Management, DeWayne Bowie, understands his student's financial situations and it makes me happy.

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OPINION — There has been a lot of hubbub recently over the plan for Amazon.com, Inc. to build a new one million square-foot fulfillment center in Carencro on the former site of the Evangeline Downs. The hope is that the investment in Louisiana markets will be a new way to grow Amazon’s busin…

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It’s no secret that the LGBT community is growing by the day. In fact, it’s been a point of discussion for multiple news outlets lately, including the New York Times, CNN and CBS. There are a few possible reasons for this, but the theory that I’m personally interested in is that the number o…

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OPINION — Composer Gustav Mahler was met with much tragedy in his relatively short life; the pain of death would follow him from his childhood up to his own death at the age of 50 in 1911. One of 14 children, eight of his siblings would not survive past childhood, and his brother, Otto, woul…

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In previous columns, I have mentioned that having a schedule when you are struggling with something can really be an amazing aide. However, with the ridiculousness of online classes and being forced to do work in your own time, more than before, finding a schedule can be difficult. And while…

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