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Women don’t have to feel like damsels in distress

The damsel in distress, one of my least favorite tropes, is present in every form of popular media and needs to disappear as soon as possible.

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Palli: Apply for SG Executive Team

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Palli: Apply for SG Executive Team

Although elections are over, there are still serious ways to be involved in Student Government next year.

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UK basketball is better than Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight celebrations

This is UK. UK has won the most games and the second-most championships in the history of college basketball. Aren’t we above going all out for Sweet 16 and Elite Eight victories?

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GOP, not Obama, to blame for crisis in Crimea

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GOP, not Obama, to blame for crisis in Crimea

When Russia invaded the Crimean Peninsula in Ukraine, Republicans, still bitter over the election loss of Mitt Romney, had a party with “I told you so” moments.

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Rand Paul appeals to young voters

Although the 2016 presidential election is more than two years away, candidates are already gearing up to show their potential as our nation’s 45th leader.

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No life can be compressed into a few hundred words, and certainly not one as unique as Korey’s. But as I reflect on my time with Korey and discuss memories with others, I find that two traits stand out: his exceptional kindness and his impressive intelligence.

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Road riot

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Road riot
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Celebrate, sulk responsibly Friday

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Celebrate, sulk responsibly Friday

UK’s basketball reputation is not all that is at stake Friday when UK matches up against the University of Louisville. The student body’s reputation is at stake, too.

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Palli: Higher education needs increased federal support

Over the past few days, other UK students and I have joined student representatives from eight other SEC schools to advocate for increased federal support for higher education. Specifically, we have fought for sustained funding for Pell Grants, which help lower-income students achieve their educational goals.

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‘Manic pixie dream girls’ send the wrong message

Films such as “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World,” “Fight Club” and “Garden State” have one frustrating thing in common. The lead female embodies one of the most annoying and prevalent female TV tropes: the manic pixie dream girl.

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