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Thursday, July 17, 2008

NYC, Here She Comes

USF's own Benice Atufunwa: accepted into grad school at NYU.

Sunday, July 13, 2008

George Sanchez Writes About His Cancer

My beloved cousin died of cancer she failed to promptly diagnose and, after diagnosis, vigorously treat.

So, thanks George. The story is called One Man's Cancer Journey.

It's a *multimedia* story, but my favorite bit is words, just words:

People always ask, "How did you know?" or "How did you find it?"
Well, I touched myself.

To be specific, I touched my right testicle. How do I explain? To be honest, I must have been getting ready to masturbate. I don't know. Picture me shrugging my shoulders.

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Tuesday, July 01, 2008

The Great Hyphen Dilemma

Jessica Dryden-Cook writes from Ohio to announce her engagement. But there is a problem:

I know the question on everyone's mind: Will I be Jessica Dryden-Cook-McKeown?

These are the things that keep me lying awake at night.