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Monthly Archives: November 2011

“We Are…Crushed.”

“We Are…Crushed.”

In the bubble of Dartmouth College, the majority of students aren’t aware of the tragedy unfolding at Pennsylvania State University, unless they regularly watch ESPN.  Even so, the focus seems… Read more »

Downfall of a Legend: Joe Paterno

Downfall of a Legend: Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno says he will retire at the end of this football season. It’s a tragedy to see such an illustrious football figure face the end of his career in… Read more »

Look Everyone! It’s Raining Jobs!

Look Everyone! It’s Raining Jobs!

Okay, not really. However, in a spirited response to the Occupy Chicago protests, traders at the Chicago Board of Trade tossed photocopies of McDonald’s job applications from their windows on… Read more »

Down Goes Corzine – But Where’s the $600 Mil?

Down Goes Corzine – But Where’s the $600 Mil?

Early in the morning of October 31st, MF Global filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, earning the dubious distinction of the 8th largest corporate bankruptcy in the history of American business. … Read more »

Andy Rooney 1919-2011

Andy Rooney 1919-2011

Andy Rooney, the beloved “60 Minutes” commentator, has passed away at the age of 92. Several weeks ago, Mr. Rooney stepped down from his long-time role at CBS, where he… Read more »

Dartmouth Wins Ivy Sevens Championship

Dartmouth Wins Ivy Sevens Championship

The Dartmouth rugby team won the Ivy Sevens Championship, after beating Harvard 41-14 in the final match.  The tournament was hosted by The Boston Irish Wolfhounds and Harvard Rugby at… Read more »

The War of Attrition

The War of Attrition

It is an often-touted fact that the United States has an embarrassingly high corporate income tax rate. At 34.9%, we sit second only to the languishing, no-growth economic nightmare that… Read more »

Dachas for Everyone: Creating a Cuban Real Estate Market

Dachas for Everyone: Creating a Cuban Real Estate Market

In a long-awaited move, the Cuban Communist Party has reintroduced the free market – for real estate. Although they are a little late to the housing boom party, this could… Read more »

Dartmouth: The Land of A Cappella

Dartmouth: The Land of A Cappella

The biggest music scene at Dartmouth College is undoubtedly a cappella.  In the past week, three different groups performed and debuted their freshmen members in a stunning array of performances…. Read more »

D’Agostino and Shaw Win Ivy League Cross Country Titles

D’Agostino and Shaw Win Ivy League Cross Country Titles

Dartmouth Indians had an impressive showing in the brutal conditions this past Saturday at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championship at Princeton.  The dynamic duo of sophomore Abbey D’Agostino and senior… Read more »