Monthly Archive: October 2010

Homecoming kicks off Chadron State’s centennial celebration

Homecoming kicks off Chadron State’s centennial celebration

Homecoming 2010 events made winners out of 10 clubs and 19 individuals, between the parade, the bedsheet contest, homecoming royalty, and the 5K run, all of which took place Thursday through Saturday.

Multiculturalism and Islamophobia: both are nonsense

Multiculturalism and Islamophobia: both are nonsense

I was quite taken aback when Time magazine’s cover article stated, “Is America Islamophobic?” last month. I found the term “Islamophobia” to be a rather insulting bash on well-versed American (and European) critics of the religion and yet my contempt for this type of quasi-race baiting wordplay does not even come close to penetrating my values.

Lopers trample CSC volleyball 3-0

Lopers trample CSC volleyball 3-0

The Chadron State volleyball team put up a good fight against the University of Nebraska-Kearney on their home court Tuesday night, but lost to the leaders of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference 3-0.

Follow the Labor  party line: vote!

Follow the Labor party line: vote!

In the excitement of Halloween, many are forgetting another important day that is quickly approaching: election day on Tuesday.
While asking around, I was surprised at the amount of people who don’t even know about it. The most common response was, “There’s voting this year? For president?”

Bill O’Reilly gets the ‘truth’ wrong

Bill O’Reilly gets the ‘truth’ wrong

I read Bill O’Reilly’s syndicated column in a local paper this weekend. The paper ran the column under the headline “Walking Away from the Truth.” I later learned that, on O’Reilly’s website, he titled the article “View to a Kill.”