Everyone knows about the awkwardly short period between Thanksgiving and Christmas, the pinnacle of the holiday season. These few weeks are infamous for one thing and one thing only: food. The amount of food the average person consumes between Turkey Day and Christmas Eve is unprecedented. Between Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, leftovers I brought back to my […]

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Christmas is right around the corner, and you know what that means: scrambling for last-minute gifts for your friends after you’ve accaccidentally spent your last 10 dollars on City Convenience or Uber. Now you’re begging your parents for a few dollars to last you until the holidays come around, but what will you do about […]

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These days, love can seem hard to come by. Our generation has made it nearly impossible to find anything close to a valid relationship, with various dating apps and the weird hookup culture we’ve found ourselves in. Yet, love can be found in a couple of weird places, even if it only lasts for a […]

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Most people consider a marathon one of the most grueling tests of endurance. A marathon is 26.2 miles and takes four to five hours on average to complete. I ran a marathon once when I was a sophomore in high school, and the final six miles were especially difficult. I wasn’t a particularly athletic person, […]

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Amid all the post-election drama, #Calexit is a movement gaining steady recognition. The name comes from Brexit, which is United Kingdom’s secession from the European Union. Put simply, a lot of anti-Donald Trump supporters in California are proposing the formation of a republic that is completely separate from the United States. This idea is not […]

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1. Venmo We all know the stress of going out to dinner with a group of friends, getting the check and just staring at it. In confusion, we try to figure out how to divide the bill in six ways. Next, three of us say that we only have our cards, and we don’t have […]

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Whether you’re an avid coffee drinker or more of a tea person, you’re always looking for cute places to relax and get some work done. Sometimes you just want to find a café to take a cute Instagram picture or two, so here are 5 coffee shops you’ll definitely want to check out to boost […]

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When temperatures start to drop, it’s tempting to stay in instead of going out. But don’t let the cold weather stop you from adventuring into Allston. Here are some tips for going out, but staying warm and safe at the same time. 1. Wear your booties. This is the right time to wear your Uggs, […]

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The beloved Disney Channel Original Movie, “Halloweentown,” is a long-lived classic, and arguably one of the best Disney Channel movies of all time. The film surrounds a town full of magic, flying buses and giant pumpkins. Sounds like a dream come true, right? St. Helens, Oregon (where “Halloweentown” was filmed back in 1998) thought so […]

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Uber, the largest ride-sharing company in the United States and in many countries around the world, agreed to settle two class-action lawsuits Friday that sought to reclassify drivers as actual employees. Currently, Uber counts drivers as independent contractors, which saves money in the process because it does not have to provide benefits that are required […]

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