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Pour Your Heart Out

You don't want to look dumb, but you don't know jack about ordering wine. It's pricey and complicated, and there's added pressure on Valentine's Day-your choice can say a lot about how much you...


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The girls next door

few reasons why women might rush a sorority at other schools: Legacy status. Girlfriend shortage. Skimpy resume. And then there's the digs. Yep, some girls just want to live in a mansion,...


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Documentary news?

By now, there isn't a soul in the United States who hasn't seen the greasy, glinting forehead of Cho Seung-Hui, the gunman responsible for what broadcast news and the blogosphere are terming "the...


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The Wasted Land

At Duke, April is for sport, For having sweaty springtime romps With other stress-worn Devils, Near the Garden's murky swamps.


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Down-and-out downtown

About three weeks ago, I was wandering around the yacht-cabin-like bowels of Rugby, the Franklin Street store also known as the mecca of gratingly WASPish attire.


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We want Bradley Whitford

One year ago, the editors of The Chronicle's 101st volume heartily congratulated Professor Emeritus John Hope Franklin on his selection as the Class of 2006's commencement speaker.


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Something to talk about

We weren't past the Nasher before I knew that the kid next to me on the C1 will attend Session I of summer school, after which he will "probably be doing some volunteer s-." His buddy in front of...


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Maid to fit

Last summer, I worked as a maid. For one day. Actually, full disclosure, I didn't even earn full-fledged maid status. I shadowed a maid for a day, and she happened to be my sister.

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