Christopher Smith


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How to Cope During the Last Few Weeks of School

School has amassed all its wrath to throw at you. Your final essays are all due, you have three group projects, and exams are looming on the horizon like the shadow of a final boss. Beyond it is the idyllic reward of Christmas Break… but only if you survive. What’s a poor, stressed-out student to […]

School has amassed all its wrath to throw at you. Your final essays are all due, you have three group projects, and exams are looming on the horizon like the shadow of a final boss.

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How Even a Short Nap Helps When You’re Sick

You’re sick. You woke up with a pounding headache and a sore throat. Your joints ache, and you wanted nothing more than to burrow back down into your comforter. However, you had class or work to get to, so you valiantly managed to get up. You dragged your butt out of bed, dutifully put your […]

You’re sick. You woke up with a pounding headache and a sore throat. Your joints ache, and you wanted nothing more than to burrow back down into your comforter. However, you had class or work

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Gadget Gift Guides: Keurig Coffee Machines

It’s hard enough to think of a gift when someone’s birthday rolls around. Now you have to pull something out of a hat for every one of your close family members. And apparently it looks bad if you get two people the same thing?!??!!? Neither I nor you signed up for this, I think. Thankfully, […]

It’s hard enough to think of a gift when someone’s birthday rolls around. Now you have to pull something out of a hat for every one of your close family members. And apparently it looks

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Gadget Gift Guides: Mics

The holiday season is upon us, and for the technologically disinclined, that means gift panic. Your children and/or grandchildren are scrabbling at your door for the newest gadget. The only problem is, you have no idea what to look for. You just know that whatever you get, they’ll look at it and say something like, “Oh, ew, […]

The holiday season is upon us, and for the technologically disinclined, that means gift panic. Your children and/or grandchildren are scrabbling at your door for the newest gadget. The only problem is, you have no

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Trump Sends Warning Warships to N. Korea

With the recent missile strike on Syria being what Trump calls a success, North Korea is now on the receiving end of a rather pointed message. What Happened in Syria? Early last week, it came to light that chemical weapons had been used on rebel groups holding a town in northern Syria. The rebel groups have […]

With the recent missile strike on Syria being what Trump calls a success, North Korea is now on the receiving end of a rather pointed message. What Happened in Syria? Early last week, it came to

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Trump Has Launched Airstrike on Syrian Airbase

Unsurprisingly, something drastic has been done. Wait, WHAT?! Back on the sixth, the US launched dozens of Tomahawk missiles, targeting a Syrian airbase. Equipment was destroyed, and at least six people are dead from the attack. Russian troops that were stationed at the base were warned ahead of time and evacuated before the strike commenced. […]

Unsurprisingly, something drastic has been done. Wait, WHAT?! Back on the sixth, the US launched dozens of Tomahawk missiles, targeting a Syrian airbase. Equipment was destroyed, and at least six people are dead from the

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Chemical Attacks Carried Out on Syria

Even though such things are illegal, it seems that somebody didn’t get the memo and pulled out the big guns. More than 70 are dead, at least 10 of them children, in the illegal strike. Anything I Should Know? Back in 2013, the Syrian government was flagged for a similar attack, except much larger. More […]

Even though such things are illegal, it seems that somebody didn’t get the memo and pulled out the big guns. More than 70 are dead, at least 10 of them children, in the illegal strike.

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North Carolina Back at it Again with the Bigotry

Who’s surprised? I’m not surprised! What’d They Do This Time? The bigger question is, what are people gonna do in response? Let’s back up. Last year, a bill was passed by North Carolina lawmakers. It stated that people were legally required to use the bathroom that matched the sex on their birth certificate. Ostensibly, this […]

Who’s surprised? I’m not surprised! What’d They Do This Time? The bigger question is, what are people gonna do in response? Let’s back up. Last year, a bill was passed by North Carolina lawmakers. It

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ISPs are ISPreening at the New Internet Information Bill

For the past couple of years, net neutrality has been up in the air. Now, in an unexpected move cannonballing in from stage left, internet privacy laws are dashed to pieces. Internet What? Buy some envelopes and buckle up, sweethearts, it’s gonna be a bumpy ride. Back on March 28th, your online privacy was executed, cut […]

For the past couple of years, net neutrality has been up in the air. Now, in an unexpected move cannonballing in from stage left, internet privacy laws are dashed to pieces. Internet What? Buy some envelopes

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Michael Flynn Says He’ll Testify in the Russia Investigations

Yes, I know this might come as a shock. But there’s a really good reason for it, I promise. Before we get to all that Flynn stuff, though, a slight recap. How About Just a Highlight Reel? But then you might miss something! And we can’t have that, can we? No, we can’t. For those […]

Yes, I know this might come as a shock. But there’s a really good reason for it, I promise. Before we get to all that Flynn stuff, though, a slight recap. How About Just a

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