Meghan Kotlanger

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"Why have a civilization anymore if we are no longer interested in being civilized" - Frank, "God Bless America" I am sociably awkward.
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The Olympics have finally come to a close, but not without many moments of joy, tears, and stupidity. The US won the most medals, only second to China in gold medals. The fireworks that we saw on TV may or may not have been created on a computer. There are speculations that the girls on the Chinese gymnastics team have lied about their age, but what woman doesn’t? So many great things can happen at...

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With the economy in turmoil and gas prices on the rise, many people are attempting to find alternate ways of living, that don’t involve a diet limited to Ramen Noodles, PBR, and Easy Mac. According to ApartmentRatings.com, the average cost of a 1-bedroom apartment in the Washington-Baltimore area for 2008 is $1,200…and that is for an AVERAGE apartment. No one can afford to buy a house right now, and no one wants to at the...

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America the beautiful, powerful, and (formerly) economically stable! With the 4th of July coming up this Friday, everyone is scrambling with last minute vacation and celebration plans to show their true support for the US of A. How do you plan on celebrating our end to British tyranny? You could always go out and buy some sparklers, snakes, and soda…if you’re a two year old! Here are some pointers on how to celebrate USA Day like...

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In today’s world, online dating has become much more socially acceptable than it was when it first began. What used to scream desperation has now become common occupation. Though many people still avoid the dating websites, they generally feel that if they meet someone through a social networking website, it is a little bit more acceptable. Of course most of these attempts happen late at night when people are either drunk, lonely, or both leading...

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The age-old issue that has been plaguing the likes of males and females for centuries…Is it possible for a man and woman to be just friends? Due to human interaction and instinct, it is nearly impossible to keep yourselves from developing an attraction to one another, especially if both parties are of equal aesthetic appeal and connect on similar levels. It sounds like the perfect situation…guy thinks girl is attractive, girl thinks guy is attractive…guy...