By Kyra Louie, Staff Writer @beammeupkyra “Treat yo self.” This line has been the defining meme of our generation ever since “Parks and Rec” aired the episode. In this society of egocentric civilians, it’s every person for themselves—which is unsurprising when you hear that the growing trend this holiday season is called self-gifting. Yeah. You heard […]

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By Katrina Uy, Blog Editor @katreenz Tired of the Black Friday craze? Apparently so are a lot of people — Black Friday sales from this weekend have gone down 11 percent from last year, according to statistics from the National Retail Federation. A study done by the trade group reported that there was a 5.2 percent decrease […]

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By Margaret Waterman, Staff [email protected]_waterman After a sad departure from my internship on Thursday, it was really nice to spend a weekend in London. Even though we live here, it’s hard to feel like we’ve seen all the city has to offer with our full-time jobs. Friday night started off with a bang — after […]

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By Brandon Lewis, Staff Writer @Brandon_S_Lewis I would like to dedicate this post to all the retail stores out there bracing for the holiday season madness. It is the best time of year for the retail industry because shoppers will be bustling in and out of stores, all hours of the day. However, since there […]

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By Danny McCarthy, Staff Writer @dannyvonunicorn Shoes are the foundation of any outfit. And if we’re going by my shoe collection, my outfit is built on a foundation of sand and Jell-O. I’m not saying my harem of shoes is dismal, but it could definitely stand to be improved upon. I think one reason I […]

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