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Booze News: Cure zombie-like grogginess with Bloody Mary

Booze News: Cure zombie-like grogginess with Bloody Mary

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

Life is full of simple and subtle little pleasures. It’s these small wins in life that make one smile and trudge on in this crazy, mixed-up universe of ours. For some, it could be passing your midterms or it could be getting that perfect smoky eye when you’re going out for the night. For me, it’s...

SATIRE: Students fear fathers flocking to campus

SATIRE: Students fear fathers flocking to campus

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

Soon Pullman will be bombarded with questionable fashion statements and puns that are so bad, they hurt. Dad’s Weekend has arrived. It’s a great excuse for proud dads to travel great lengths to see their beloved children. Prepare to see khakis, tucked-in polo shirts, baseball hats and waves of c...

Ain’t no rad joke like a dad joke

FRANKIE SY, Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

It’s that time of year again where WSU hosts a weekend for all the Cougar dads out there. For first timers, many of us have never heard of Dad’s Weekend and wonder what could be in store for our fathers when they come to town for the special occasion. However, we know that Dad’s Weekend is definitely...

Open mic night with popular poetry duo

Open mic night with popular poetry duo

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

Palouse Poetry Slam will be hosting its first open mic slam poetry event Friday, sponsored by the WSU English department. The event features poetry duo Manic Pixie Jesus Witch. The pair consists of Fitz Fitzpatrick and Danielle Estelle Ramsay. With Fitzpatrick a practicing witch and Ramsay a pastor,...

Emotions evoked by music

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

All music can have an impact on people. From making you super energetic and happy on the dance floor to being an emotional wreck in your room. The philosophy of music is the study of how it can have an emotional impact on someone based on their own values and beliefs. It is not critical for an individual...

Rumors say ghosts walk among us at WSU

Rumors say ghosts walk among us at WSU

FRANKIE SY, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

As the spookiness of the season creeps upon us, it is said that spirits rise from the dead and embark on their journey to the afterlife. Many believe spirits walk among people, but being close to a place that’s supposedly haunted leaves its own unique and eerie feeling. WSU has its own history of...

Taking significance from culture during Halloween

Taking significance from culture during Halloween

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Halloween has evolved as a day when anyone can be anything, as opposed to the ritual Celtic festival it used to be. However, unlimited creativity can lead to controversial Halloween costumes that raise arguments every year. A recurring subject of discussion is the issue of Halloween costumes and cultural...

Christmas music is overrated

Christmas music is overrated

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

We are deep into Spooktober and the evidence is all around us. Colorful leaves are falling all over campus, pumpkins can be found in front of every door and Halloween decorations are the first thing you see when you walk into Walmart. The one thing that seems to be missing from our favorite time of...

Those who vape together, stay together

Those who vape together, stay together

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

Smoking and vaping nicotine was banned on the WSU campus in 2016, and since then everyone who partakes in these lung exercises has been hiding and getting stronger, and arguably cooler. Vaping has become a cult and only those who possess the right swag can join. There have been various actions taken...

When Ducks aren’t so mighty, victory fills atmosphere

When Ducks aren’t so mighty, victory fills atmosphere

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

You know that special feeling of accomplishment you get when you study abnormally hard for a test and get an A? Or when you wake up on a Sunday morning (sober) next to that person you’ve been crushing on for the past three months? These are two very different levels on the happiness spectrum, but bo...

Patriarchal, societal themes create roadblocks

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

We have all become accustomed to how we live our lives, how people treat us and how we treat them. However, have you ever considered that you are living in and supporting an oppressive system? Patriarchy is a building block for our society today and has a deep impact on our fundamental beliefs, how...

Stay alive, learn from horror tropes

Stay alive, learn from horror tropes

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen Mint editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Mint

Did you hear that? It must’ve just been your idiot neighbor dinking around in his garden again. Wait, but it’s 1 a.m. and you live in an apartment. Did that shadow in your hallway just move — you should definitely investigate. Surprise, surprise, you just got stabbed to death and it was all your...

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