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Day: November 18, 2009

Trade in CDs for an iPod/iPhone

Like most people, I have a bunch of CDs at home doing nothing except taking up space and collecting dust. Yes, at one point, they entertained me with the “Jump Start” games or the “Mathblaster” series, but now they do nothing for me. At least they didn’t, until I came across iPodMeister.com. With iPodMeister, you […]

PSU Fans: No Need To Announce JoePa’s Successor

88% of respondents in a poll conducted by the Examiner indicated that the University should not name a successor to replace head coach Joe Paterno when he retires. If I were to speculate on the reasoning behind the results, it’s because most fans believe either that it’s obviously going to be defensive coordinator Tom Bradley, […]

Mmmmm… Stimulus

Remember last year there was a bunch of talk about a $700 billion stimulus package? Ever wonder what happened with that? Well, it turns out that you can see the effects of this bill much closer than you would think; right here at Penn State. In an attempt at informed transparency, Penn State has launched […]

Hawk Attracts Crowd Outside of Willard

While walking by the Obelisk this afternoon, I saw a crowd gathering by a tree outside of Willard. At first I thought it was Campus Trees 110 or something, but then I noticed that many in the crowd were snapping cell pics. I detoured from my route to check out was going on. To my […]

DSP Discussion Goes Nowhere

A few days ago, we posted about an upcoming meeting between administrators and the student organization United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS). Here’s the 411: The groups met to discuss the Designated Suppliers Program (DSP), which requires collegiate wear to be produced in factories that support the rights of its laborers. They’ve asked for the Penn […]

Original Cozy Thai Location Gets Too Cozy

Cozy Thai Bistro has moved into new digs at 232 S. Allen, across from the State College Borough Municipal Building after it outgrew the original location on College Ave, across from Redifer. Penn State TV interviewed executive chef and owner Suksan Ruangpattana. He says that the move was prompted primarily by space, both inside for […]

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