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Disney gets LucasFilm

Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Disney gets LucasFilm

At the end of October, Earth was shaken by news about a galaxy far, far away: one of the largest entertainment corporations in the universe bought one of the most-loved movie franchises of all time. Translation? The Walt Disney Company bought

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Celebrating PC’s Military Heritage

Providence College has long, been proud to boast one of the nations top ROTC programs. Even before the College’s ROTC program was founded on January 8, 1951 under President Reverend Robert J.

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Business in the World

The United States faces a potentially catastrophic fiscal crisis in the coming months. Dubbed the “fiscal cliff,” the event is a sudden, sharp decrease in government spending, which could shock the economy into depression.

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Austerity Cuts Hit Greece, Demonstrations Follow

Katie Davenport ’14/World Staff  

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Nate Silver: The New Face of Political Predictions

Recently, poll-watchers have found faith in Nate Silver, now famous for his New York Times online blog

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Powerful Earthquake Rocks Guatemala

On Wednesday, November 7, the Central American country of Guatemala experienced its strongest earthquake in the last 36 years. The powerful quake reached a magnitude of 7.4 on the Richter scale, with its epicenter located about 15 miles off of Guatemala’s Pacific coast, measured from the town of

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Unknotting the Knot in the NFL

A tie is like kissing your sister. Or so the saying goes in the sports world. And as someone who only has a younger brother, I do not know if I could even imagine what kissing your sister would be like.

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

Who Will Be the One to Take the Last Shot?

This nickname surfaced last season when Bryce Cotton ’14 was making it look easy from deep, game after game. I am a firm believer that the last shot of the game should not be in the hands of someone who is looking for an isolation set. These late game, last shot situations work best when someone is looking for his shot coming off a screen or losing his man to get just enough space to get a shot off.

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

BE THANKFUL…

  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets-November 15, 2002 Were you caught up in the international phenomenon that rose out of the movies about a young wizard named Harry? If you were, can you believe that it has been 10 years since the release of the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets? In the film, Harry and friends return to Hogwarts for their second year of instruction and adventures, and a mishap with a magically modified car is only the beginning. Harry learns he can speak

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Uncategorized | Nov.15, 2012

STREET SPOTLIGHT

For the past few years on my way to Thayer Street, a corner

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