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Are we missing the moment when we capture it for Instagram?

»By Chelsea leonard Staff Writer From across the arena, you’ve spotted her. She’s impossible to miss, and her face is plastered on every poster, and T-shirt of thousands of screaming fans. Taylor Swift says, “Hello, Nashville,” but all you can see are the 7,000 phones raised in the air, hell-bent ...

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Initialisms are taking over the way we communicate

By Valerie Mcallister Living in a hustle-and-bustle and always-on-the go society makes for a fast-paced lifestyle. Social media and texting have hindered our ability to grammatically make correct points. Society would rather take the easy way out than take a few extra seconds to make sure a message is presentable ...

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Allowing access to digital money might make the economy worse

>> Chelsea Leonard Some of our parents still have not accepted the debit card. As part of the millennial generation, we’ve been open to online transactions sanctioned by banks that have been regulated by the government for years. Now, an alternative to using banks and credit cards has been presented. ...

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Marijuana affects the person and the economy

Marijuana has been the star of the media lately for several reasons. Colorado has become the most recent state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. Marijuana has many uses for different kinds of people all over the world, but it is a drug with addictive properties and should only ...

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Changing prices will not be a good thing for most

With the start of a new year, many things are changing around the world, including some of the things we will have to pay for in our day-to-day lives. According to an article on CNNMoney by Melanie Hicken, there are five key things we will have to pay less for ...

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Knowing the history of Thanksgiving is important

— Ronniesia Reed Thanksgiving is a day many college students look forward to. After going so long without home-cooked meals, it is no surprise we cannot wait for the holidays. Many people make food the main focus of Thanksgiving, but are unaware of where the tradition of Thanksgiving really comes ...

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