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Avoid party crashers, invite campus police to join in

Avoid party crashers, invite campus police to join in

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint

With parties constantly getting broken up by the police, college students tend to be wary of anything with two legs and wearing a badge. Partygoers quickly learn the best place to throw a beer away, such as a bush, out a window or in the urn of the host’s grandmother. However, has anyone ever asked...

Writer’s block: a curable widespread college epidemic

Writer’s block: a curable widespread college epidemic

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint

Sit down at your desk, grab your laptop or notebook, and whip out your favorite pen. Suddenly, your phone dings and your mom tagged you in another Facebook post — you might as well give it a like, because it’s a video of your dog chasing his tail. Three hours later, you’re watching Alex Jones...

Booze News: valkyries and cowboys unite

Booze News: valkyries and cowboys unite

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint

Greetings, you drunken bastards, and welcome back to Booze News. This was a productive week in the hunt for good things to drink and good people to drink it with. It was during my time wandering the streets of downtown Pullman that I had an epiphany. The King of Booze is mighty and all, but what...

New Cable 8 show replaces emptiness left by theater program financial cuts

New Cable 8 show replaces emptiness left by theater program financial cuts

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint

It’s common to see varying types of musical culture at WSU, such as people wearing ear buds in order to separate themselves from the world as they walk around campus. Perhaps people want to tune out the fact that they have a paper due tomorrow and they haven’t started it yet or maybe it’s because...

Movie Review: Animal House

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint

Then, as of this moment, they’re on double secret probation!” And it is with this idiotic use of administrative jargon that National Lampoon’s comedic romp “Animal House” begins to unleash the comedy that has since made it a timeless film about college life. For me, there are few comedies...

Prominence of math in art, still relevant

Prominence of math in art, still relevant

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist

September 6, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

I frequently find myself telling people, “I’m not artistic.” I am what some refer to as “STEM-oriented.” I excel in math and science but fall short in creative endeavors, whether that be music or the fine arts. But why is it that my inclination for math and science can’t go hand in hand...

Letter from the Mint editor

Letter from the Mint editor

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint

Hello all of you fine people, and welcome to another week of minty freshness! After writing one of these bad boys (a letter from the editor), I have managed to mispronounce the simple word, “letter” one million times. What noises was I making other than the easy-going, “let-er?” I was saying,...

Effect of technology on student creativity

Effect of technology on student creativity

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint

The internet and other advancements in technology make Apple and Samsung users alike more aware and mindful of their daily intake, especially if they think it hurts their genius. Since the Digital Revolution in the 1970s, technology use has increased in the average individual’s day-to-day life, rangi...

Booze News Hath Done Returneth-ed to Pullman

Booze News Hath Done Returneth-ed to Pullman

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint

Hear ye, hear ye! Sound the horns of war and come unto me. I call out to all the booze hounds, drunkards and socialites among you. To all the deviants and shot gunners, gentleman drinkers and mimosa-slamming princesses. Shot takers, wine sippers, beer guzzling masses, you are the army I seek in the mighty...

SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

All students are overwhelmed with college at times, so it’s always nice to read about others who are even more afflicted by college than you are — in a way, it’s almost inspiring. That’s why The Daily Evergreen went out and interviewed freshmen, most of whom were still high on their newfound...

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen mint reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Pullman is a small town, but hidden throughout its streets lie big dreams and even greater talents. Every Thursday from 6-8 p.m., Rico’s Pub hosts an event called Music on Main to showcase local artists and their many talents. Recently a local performer, Arman Bohn, performed music he wrote and...

Idioms for Idiots

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

August 23, 2018


Filed under Mint

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush This idiom is a reference to investments. It means you should hold onto to the advantages you have now instead of giving them up to get something better. As early as the 14th century, it is suggested that this idiom originated with the invention of fal...

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