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News in a Minute: March 24, 2017

News in a Minute: March 24, 2017

Elena Hochheiser and Emily Vaughan

More than 200 Migrants feared dead after Capsized boat found near Libyan Coast Yesterday evening, bodies of five men were found near to two capsized boats just off of the ...

March 24

“Something Cool” No. 2: What to Know Before You Join the Cult of Pythagoras

“Something Cool” No. 2: What to Know Before You Join the Cult of Pythagoras

Sam Bisno, Editor

We’ve all wanted to join a cult at some point in our lives, right? Definitely. Well, if you happen to be reading this in 600 B.C. and you have an affinity for mindless s...

March 23

News in a Minute: March 23, 2017

News in a Minute: March 23, 2017

Emily Vaughan and Elena Hochheiser

The Plan to Replace Obamacare By this point, almost everyone has heard about the plan of the Republican leadership in the White House and in Congress to "Repeal and Repl...

March 23

All You Need to Know About… Pulling the Perfect Prank

All You Need to Know About… Pulling the Perfect Prank

March 22

Nobody is perfect. Especially me. A good prank has plenty of planning and dedication. The best pranks are made on the fly. For example, I recently pulled a prank on a teacher in our building by placing ...

New YouTube “Restricted Mode” Blocks many LGBTQ+ Creators’ Content

New YouTube “Restricted Mode” Blocks many LGBTQ+ Creators’ Content

March 21

As if things in 2017 couldn’t get any worse, a perplexing new YouTube restricted mode is filtering out content from LGBTQ+ YouTubers. On March 18, 2017, pop culture update Pop Crave’s Twitter account, ...

Why the Customer is Never Right

Why the Customer is Never Right

March 21

  Twenty years ago people believed the customer is always right. But times have changed and the world has evolved. Now the customer can be wrong! Some say that it is ridiculous to let the c...

Sadie Hawkins: Reflecting on What Wasn’t

March 18

In a somewhat surprising turn of events, the annual Sadie Hawkins dance was cancelled as of this Tuesday, bringing sadness to some and joy to what was likely an equal number. While by now this news has made...

Green in the Steel City: Saint Patrick’s Day in the ‘Burgh

Green in the Steel City: Saint Patrick’s Day in the ‘Burgh

March 18

What do you get when you combine an Irishman with a Pittsburgher? A leprechaun with the ugliest accent in America! Stereotypical jokes aside, though, the Irish have a long history in Pittsburgh. Even now,...

News in a Minute: March 24, 2017

News in a Minute: March 24, 2017

Elena Hochheiser and Emily Vaughan

More than 200 Migrants feared dead after Capsized boat found near Libyan Coast Yesterday evening, bodies of five men were found near to two capsized boats just off of the ...

March 24

News in a Minute: March 23, 2017

News in a Minute: March 23, 2017

Emily Vaughan and Elena Hochheiser

The Plan to Replace Obamacare By this point, almost everyone has heard about the plan of the Republican leadership in the White House and in Congress to "Repeal and Repl...

March 23

New YouTube “Restricted Mode” Blocks many LGBTQ+ Creators’ Content

New YouTube “Restricted Mode” Blocks many LGBTQ+ Creators’ Content

Emily Vaughan, Writer

As if things in 2017 couldn’t get any worse, a perplexing new YouTube restricted mode is filtering out content from LGBTQ+ YouTubers. On March 18, 2017, pop culture upd...

March 21

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Green in the Steel City: Saint Patrick’s Day in the ‘Burgh

Green in the Steel City: Saint Patrick’s Day in the ‘Burgh

March 18

Joe Biden announces favorite “Jobama” meme

Joe Biden announces favorite “Jobama” meme

March 17

Purim: Cookies, Kings, and Moral Dilemmas

Purim: Cookies, Kings, and Moral Dilemmas

March 16

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Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook

Jordan Rivers, Writer

There are plenty of different personalities in the NBA, but none quite like Russell Westbrook, who is the embodiment of a lot of different emotions. He isn't the easiest...

March 15

Cavaliers Continue to Struggle

Cavaliers Continue to Struggle

Jordan Rivers, Writer

The defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers have had some major struggles this season but somehow have held their spot as #1 in the eastern conference. Many additions have...

March 12

A Comprehensive Analysis of Andrew McCutchen’s Switch to Right Field

A Comprehensive Analysis of Andrew McCutchen’s Switch to Right Field

March 6

Andrew McCutchen used to be one of the best defenders in the game, but a recent drop off has prompted a shocking decision on the part of manager...

Lady Eagles Win City Championship

Lady Eagles Win City Championship

February 22

Just recently our girls basketball team made Obama History by winning their 4th championship game at the Peterson Events Center! As a matter...

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All You Need to Know About… Pulling the Perfect Prank

All You Need to Know About… Pulling the Perfect Prank

Liam Bates, Writer

Nobody is perfect. Especially me. A good prank has plenty of planning and dedication. The best pranks are made on the fly. For example, I recently pulled a prank on a teacher...

March 22

Sadie Hawkins: Reflecting on What Wasn’t

Daevan Mangalmurti, Writer

In a somewhat surprising turn of events, the annual Sadie Hawkins dance was cancelled as of this Tuesday, bringing sadness to some and joy to what was likely an equal num...

March 18

Get Involved in the Obama Eagle!

Get Involved in the Obama Eagle!

March 18

Over 300 people have visited the Obama Eagle and explored the large variety of satire, news, opinions, art, and interesting articles. Obama st...

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