The Daily Evergreen

Movie review: “Sorry to Bother You,” special dystopian film

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

October 10, 2018


Filed under Mint

Hear this: “Greetings Cassius Green. I hope you did not mastur­bate today. We need you sharp and ready to go.” This is one of the lines in “Sorry to Bother You.” I’m not kidding. While it is in the sec­ond half of the film, it defines the odd, bawdy humor that runs rampant throughout this...

Letter from the Mint editor: Loving life in decay of fall in October

Letter from the Mint editor: Loving life in decay of fall in October

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Mint

The most wonderful time of the year is here and it hasn’t even been two weeks, but I’m thrilled to see what the rest of the month will bring. I strongly believe October is the superior month among its 11 friends, but I (don’t) understand why others would disagree. Some people prefer months in...

Booze News: Charleston dancing, gin joints, fall sangrias

Booze News: Charleston dancing, gin joints, fall sangrias

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 10, 2018


Filed under Mint

This past weekend I became part of one of the best domestic social interactions around: The House Party. Now this wasn’t your nor­mal house party. We are Cougs and we celebrate in style. So how do Cougs celebrate with panache? We throw a 1920s-themed party. There is a certain sense of sophistication...

Let’s discuss stereotypes in media

Let’s discuss stereotypes in media

FRANKIE SY, Evergreen columnist

October 10, 2018


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Media is a strong influencing factor and provides a representation of how people view the world and each other, sometimes in a nega­tive light. An example of this would be how certain ethnic groups are displayed in news today. “Say, for example, a crime story when somebody is accusing [someone...

Ditch spooky boos, hello ‘Doctor Who’

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

October 10, 2018


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Science fiction and “Doctor Who” fans at WSU are in for a special not-so-spooky treat this October. The WSU Planetarium, locat­ed in Sloan Hall, is hosting Time for Doctor Who, an event analyz­ing the science behind the popu­lar sci-fi series “Doctor Who.” McCall Daniels, a senior envi­ronmental...

SATIRE: New welcome sign sparks discussion

SATIRE: New welcome sign sparks discussion

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

A controversy has recently arisen regarding the new welcome sign located on Davis Way. The sign, which features the word “welcome” in over 60 languages, has received criticism from some students who claim that the sign is “still not inclusive enough.” One student, a self-professed Star...

WSU students reshaping High Street Mall

WSU students reshaping High Street Mall

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

A landscape architecture project designed to bring together the Pullman community is currently being constructed by WSU landscape architecture students with the guidance of their instructor and members of the city government. Jolie Kaytes, WSU professor of landscape architecture, and her students...

Let’s talk about subliminal messages, brainwashing, manipulation

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

We all have a favorite song, whether it’s obscure or a very popular song that could easily get stuck in your head. However, what if you were unaware of a message that was hidden within it? In the 1970s, people theorized that record companies were putting hidden messages in their music, said William...

Cultural Center more than turtle shell roof

Cultural Center more than turtle shell roof

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

If you’re like many students at WSU, you might be wondering about the big turtle-like building on the south side of campus. The Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center (ESFCC) has a series of meeting spaces available for group use. Contrary to popular belief, the metal roof is designed to look like the rolling...

Summon all spiced drinks, sweaters, fuzzy socks, Birkenstocks

Summon all spiced drinks, sweaters, fuzzy socks, Birkenstocks

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

So there you have it, folks. You can see it around campus and there’s nothing you can do to stop it — autumn has arrived. This means a few things. Firstly, as if on cue, UGG boots are coming back and students are going to start wearing fluffy socks with sandals. It doesn’t matter how stylish...

The First Purge: bringing excitement, action to terrible circumstances

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

There are movies where I will decide whether I will never see them or view them at the lowest price possible because of the trailer. “The First Purge,” the most recent addition to the “Purge” film series, is one of these movies. For those unfamiliar, “The First Purge” serves as both a...

‘Incredibles 2’ provides high dose of nostalgia

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

September 26, 2018


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When my family heard that “Incredibles 2,” a sequel we had been anticipating for years, was happening, I turned to them and said, “You know kids are going to see that, right?” They asked me what I meant, and I told her that no kids are going to be in that theater because the audience will...

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