More Life: More than an album

When I saw that Drake finally dropped his More Life playlist, I instantly began clearing space on my phone to make room for it.You hear a lot of people say things like ‘I’m going to wait for the hype to d...

The hipster paradox

For some reason the word hipster often brings up disdain when brought into a conversation – especially when that conversation is with a hipster.Don’t get me wrong, hearing the word hipster in a sentence...

‘I was abducted by aliens’

“I’ve seen the X-Files...” he quips as he paces the room and ponders my question. I ask him if the following event confirms his belief and he nods in agreement.Sadat is a criminology student at Lauri...

#NASH79 in review

Members from various student publications recently gathered in Fredericton for the 79th annual NASH conference, organized by the Canadian University Press (CUP).Representatives from Laurier included various e...

The final upset of 2016

Five to one odds, a 48 second fight that saw about 24 clean punches to the face, a relatively divided crowd (excited nonetheless), and a fallen champion with a bruised ego...Doesn't it always seem like the mo...

2016: the year of the ‘L’

I think we should all take a post-game knee as 2016 comes to a close and reflect on what has been one of the most eventful and exhausting years of the 2010s - we all took the 'L' on this one.On a personal not...

Celeb deaths 2k16

It seems like we go through the same cycle of celebrity mourning every year; aging icons pass away and we all act dumbfounded, like death isn’t some essential of being alive or anything…But man, this year...

Clown lives matter?

Now that the clown thing has finally blown over and we are worried about a different clown, I thought it might be a good time to deposit my two cents on the issue.There is no doubt in my mind that someone w...