Analyzing the post-New Hampshire GOP race

The race for the Republican nomination is now Mitt Romney's to lose. He has always been the frontrunner, but now, after winning the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary, it would take a gaffe of Cainian proportions to knock Romney off, and that just is not going to happen.

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Virginia Tech’s latest shooting shows that there still needs to be stricter gunlaws

For the second time since 2007 there has been a shooting at Virginia Tech, only this shooting was far less deadly than the one that occurred previously. This shooting may not have been as deadly as the first but still showed the need for stricter gun laws.

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Rick Perry: Still a Legitimate Presidential Candidate?

As a reporter, I like to stay away from leaning one way or another on the political front. But recently, one of the front runners has caught my eye, and after seeing his recent commercial, I know who I will not be voting for in 2012.

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Our Student Government: The Monarchy

After some recent events, namely the passing of the Tobacco Ban Resolution, I’m beginning to realize that our student government functions more like a monarchy than anything else.

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Vaya con dios, Coach Hill

By now, everyone knows Pat Hill, the erstwhile football coach of Fresno State, was fired by the school he has coached for 15 years. He was, as he put it in his closing press conference, a “dinosaur.”

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Letters to the Editor, 12-7-11

To the editor: Thank you, Coach Hill! Fresno ought to be thankful for what you’ve accomplished. You graduated your players at a rate higher than the student population at Fresno State.

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Library Fatalities [comic]

Library Fatalities comic

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Reactions to the firing of football coach Pat Hill

After 15 seasons roaming the sidelines of Bulldog Stadium, the stained-hat-wearing head coach Pat Hill has been fired by Fresno State after a disappointing 4-9 season ended with a loss to San Diego State. Hill often embodied the city’s personality with his “Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere” mantra. Here are some reactions to Hill’s firing.

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One Finger Salute, 12-5-11

One Finger Salute for December 5, 2011 including Fresno State basketball and football, Tim Tebow, and Herman Cain.

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Sneaky Cows [cartoon]

Why the Fresno State campus smells worse on some days than others...

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Legalize pot to save economy

Unemployment, recession, depression, budget deficit, tax increases, entitlement cuts — these are just a few of the words being tossed around in reference to the economic environment we are currently experiencing.

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Twilight had to happen

God help us Twilighters. If you think about it, Twilight is actually a screwed-up mess that, if you’re sensitive, can be interpreted to condone adultery, murder and illegal immigration. Besides the possibly political issues these books represent, some of the more off-topic ideas are surely things that we can all agree are really, really big no-nos.

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Letters to the Editor, 11-30-11

To the editor: As a member of the Fresno State Bulldog Marching Band, I have had the privilege to play at all the home games. As I stand on the field waiting for the teams to come out, I have noticed firsthand how rude our fans can be to the opposing team.

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Credit cards and college students do not mix

Whether you are purchasing a textbook at the Kennel Bookstore, looking to stock up on groceries at the local supermarket or buying a pack of your favorite gum at a gas station, the process is always the same once the cashier sees you whipping out that piece of plastic from your wallet.

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Dispelling budget myths

From Facebook pages to meetings, students and faculty are sharing their opinion on parts of the budget proposal.

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Letters to the Editor, 11-28-11

Letters to the Editor include the topics of smoking on campus and the continuing increases in student tuition.

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Letters to the Editor, 11-21-11

Letters to the Editor for Nov. 11, 2011 including topics such as rude classmates, tuition increase, and campus safety.

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Notes & Asides, 11-21-11

Commenter “Arafat” disagreed with my take on Republican foreign policy.

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