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Get ready for the Halloween extravaganza with puréed and perfected pumpkin soup

Maxwell Reister Evergreen Food and Beer columnist

October 24, 2013

 Boys and girls of every age, would you like to taste something strange? Then don’t chuck that pumpkin.That orange gourd is more than a creepy candle holder for Halloween night. In less than an hour of kitchen time, you could have a pie, roasted seeds, or a soup smoother than the devil in velvet t...

Society is being too harsh on Miley Cyrus

Society is being too harsh on Miley Cyrus

Michelle Chan Evergreen columnist

October 22, 2013

The iconic image of an era manifests itself through the memorable celebrities from each decade. We recall the angelic faces and tumultuous lives of Bridget Bardot, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley and John Travolta.Silver Screen superstars and radio wave dominators—essentially, the pop culture icons- ...

The difference between fashion and style

Lance Lijewski Evergreen Fashion columnist

October 17, 2013

Clothes are on everybody's mind – don’t try to deny it. Unless people like walking around campus in the middle of fall naked, they’re thinking about wearing something, even if it's skimpy.Most people want to look good in their clothes. However, not everybody knows how, and those who do seem unab...

Students too busy for relationships turn to hookups

Abby Student Evergreen relationship columnist

October 15, 2013

 In the upcoming months WSU students will experience what I like to call the inevitable three C’s: a cold snap, incessant coughing and academic cramming. However, there are many that will engage in a fourth C: casual sex.As we make our way into the winter season, students have a decision to make. Wil...

Spicing up the life of popcorn with forgotten herbs

A bowl of pesto popcorn sits in a bowl in Maxwell Reister’s apartment on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.

Maxwell Reister Evergreen Food and Beer columnist

October 10, 2013

People have long used the power of steam to flatten wrinkly clothes, heat buildings and move mile-long locomotives. But the greatest aspect of steam, perhaps, is its ability to explode kernels of corn into a tasty snack that can be eaten anywhere, anytime.Popcorn begins as small, partially dried kernel...

The magic and myths of makeup sex

Abby Student Evergreen Relationship columnist

October 8, 2013

Dear Abby,Does makeup sex really work? I’ve heard that it’s awesome. How do people flip their switch so quickly? After a fight, I’m not in the mood, let alone in the mood for passionate, earth-shattering sex.Sincerely,Pissed off and getting off Dear Pissed off and getting off,There are many scho...

Residence hall style

Catherine Kruse Evergreen columnist

October 7, 2013

A living space can show off the character of the owner. When college students move into a residence hall, they are greeted by a bare bed, a desk, a closet, and four white walls.Bland? Absolutely. Can it be fixed? Of course.It’s true that many residence halls hold restrictions on what students can do...

Connecting ink to kink

Abby Student Evergreen relationship columnist

October 3, 2013

 Historically, people with tattoos and piercings have been characterized as promiscuous, mischievous and rough around the edges. But much like the blonde versus brunette debate, the question stands: Who has more fun?Do individuals with tattoos and piercings lead a more sexually exciting life compared...

Reworking leftover pizza into salad

A completed pizza salad sits ready for consumption in the apartment of Maxwell Reister, Wednesday Oct. 2, 2013.

Maxwell Reister Evergreen Food and Beer columnist

October 3, 2013

Leftover pizza is a sad sight – orphaned from its mother pie, which you devoured last night. You're tempted to give it a home among its brethren in your belly, but can’t nutritionally justify eating pizza for two consecutive meals.Despite its wonderful gooeyness and lip-smacking flavor, most pizza...

Fall into the season

Lance Lijewski Evergreen columnist

October 2, 2013

Fall is here: The weather is colder, the sky is darker and outdoor activities are slim.Never fear, however, as the Palouse is always bustling with fun opportunities to get you out of your dwelling.Buy local and fresh at the Pullman Farmers Market Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on NE Kamiaken Str...

Getting the most out of smart phones

Marissa Mararac | Evergreen Columnist

September 30, 2013

The iPhone was first introduced on June 29, 2007. Since then, a series of models have been released, the most recent being the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C. Many people nowadays have an iPhone or some kind of smartphone equivalent, like an Android-based model. Applications that can be downloaded are main att...

Beware of the mold

Maxwell Reister

September 26, 2013

Something is lurking in your kitchen: a horror with hundreds of pale hairs, a monster with a million children. It was thriving long before humans were a glint in the world’s eye, and it will probably still be here when humans have kicked the bucket. Hell, it might even kick our bucket for us.“Lo...

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