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  • Frick Park — overview, timeline of events

    This article is part of a series on the proposed development at 6886 Forward Avenue. Next week, we will cover in more depth the ecological and logistical implications of the project, and an analysis of the positions in support of and opposed to the development.

    News | September 18, 2023
  • Maybe we should leave Olivia alone

    To start off, I'm a very big fan of "SOUR." It makes me wish I had some high school ex who wronged me in a way that led to an era of personal growth in a romantic, coming-of-age kind of way. It's amazing and will be remembered by our generation for decades. "GUTS" is alright, but given the context of it I don't think it was ever going to be more than "alright."

    Pillbox | September 11, 2023
  • Why do young people make so many 9/11 jokes?

    I know the title is a lot, but give me the benefit of the doubt here. This article is basically a two-sentence thesis surrounded on both sides by highly defensive qualifications of that thesis, like a rhetorical Oreo where the creme filling is me explaining why my friends think 9/11 is funny, and the proverbial cookie is just me spending 1,400 words trying to make it clear that I don't personally ...

    Forum | September 11, 2023
  • Campus Coffee Review

    To prepare you for finals week, I've compiled a ranking of all the coffee on campus according to a rigorous rubric that was checked and approved by the culinary critics of pillbox, so you can be properly caffeinated for your many upcoming all-nighters. Godspeed and god bless, I hope you all pass your exams.

    Pillbox | May 1, 2023
  • Tree of Life shooter faces death penalty

    On Oct. 27, 2018, Robert Bowers walked into the Tree of Life Synagogue, also home to New Light and Dor Hadash congregations, opened fire, and killed 11 people. According to the ADL, this makes it the deadliest antisemitic attack in U.S. history. His case is now going to trial — he has been charged with 63 county and federal charges, 22 of which can merit the death penalty.

    News | May 1, 2023

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