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Interrobang issue for Monday, October 2nd, 2006

News

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Under-age drinking always a concern on campus
Let's put down the books, pick up a pint, and get wasted. This is the spirit of many students at Fanshawe College, of course after all homework has been completed, but unfortunately many students that become intoxicated from alcohol consumption ... Read this article

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Fanshawe students win national and regional awards
Each banking funds in the thousands, two first-year Fanshawe students were recently awarded scholarships from The Garfield Weston Merit Scholarship for Colleges Program. One of only 24 students on the national level to win the scholarship and the fi... Read this article

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President's Perspective: Manage your manners
With me, there is one thing that will never go out of style. It makes or breaks friendships, it attracts the opposite sex and it can even win you a job over someone else. It's a little thing called MANNERS. Lately, and by lately that means the p... Read this article

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Exec Corner: A day in the life of a third-year student
Every year there are articles written to first-year students trying to prepare them for the new experience of living on their own. These usually give advice such as eating healthy, stay on top of the work, attend class and don't party too much. T... Read this article

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F.A.T.S. Knows!
2-F-01-Full-time Post-Secondary Students taking Continuing Education Courses “This policy articulates the conditions governing the enrolment of full-time post-secondary students in a course or courses offered by the Continuing Education divisi... Read this article

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Career Corner: Inside the heads of potential employers
What employers want: Their views on resumes & cover letters Job seekers need every advantage to compete in today's employment market. Often critical to a candidate's success is their resume and cover letter. To determine if the advice give... Read this article

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Law Talk: Rating your credit
If you have ever tried to finance, rent, or lease anything of substantial value you probably already know the importance of a good credit rating. You could be denied an apartment, a job, a credit card or even insurance if your credit rating is poor.... Read this article

Opinion

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What, Me Worry?: Is the monarchy, our monarchy?
I would like you all to visualize the following scenario. The year is 2015; Canada is celebrating its fifth anniversary as a member of the Saudi Arabian Commonwealth. Canada now shares Abdullah bin Abdulaziz as its unelected King and Head of State wi... Read this article

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Letters to the editor
To the editor, Re: "Former Fanshawe teacher expresses concern over part-time rights" published Monday, September 25, 2006. I wish to clarify that salaries for part-time professors (those that are in class six hours per week or less) are not governed ... Read this article

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Faith Meets Life: The Stones, Neil Young, and 60s dissent
"I cried when young people stopped asking questions," Francis Schaeffer, author of How Then Should We Live, lamented when he observed that the radical questions students asked in the 1960s and early '70s were no longer heard. Those were years of stu... Read this article

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Problem with the little ribbons
“Support your troops! Go out and buy yellow ribbons and stick them all over your bumper to really piss off the spineless, anti-war, immigrant liberal terrorists who take all our freedoms for granted.” That's right, the same brand of... Read this article

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Music publishers take down tablature websites
Industry tries to stop guitarists from clicking and picking their music online VICTORIA (CUP) -- Remember when you worked out the finger picking to that Johnny Cash song, wrote it on a napkin and then e-mailed it to your friend? Turns out, that... Read this article

Culture

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Food and atmosphere add up to a winner
Now that you've been in school for a month it's probably about time mom and dad paid you a visit. And in all likelihood while they are here they'll probably take you out for a meal. If that's the case then you may want to suggest the ... Read this article

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Musical Ramblings: “Yeah!”, Def Leppard is back
Def Leppard — “Yeah!” I don't know if I'm showing my age by starting my article like this, but when Def Leppard's “Hysteria” album (yes, album) came out in the late 80s, I was in grade five or so and I was si... Read this article

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Movie Fun: Jackass Number Two makes it to number one
‘Jackass Number Two' It's not often that I go to the movies because I like watching DVDs in my home on my nice big TV and not paying crazy prices. It was unusual that I actually went to an opening day showing of a movie, but when the &l... Read this article

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The breakdown on Dancerock
If you've been to a rock club in the past few years, you'll have noticed a growing trend in what the DJ's are playing. In addition to the current popular rock tracks (“Dani California”, “Steady As She Goes”) and th... Read this article

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Cinema Connoisseur: Spice Girls are what you want, what you really-really want
Spice World: The Movie (1998) When I heard that Meat Loaf, Norm from Cheers (George Wendt) and James Bond (Roger Moore) were going to be in a movie together, I was ecstatic. After I found out that they were going to be joined by five very special cas... Read this article

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Radio pirates and wenches
X marks the spot for all of the hottest hook-ups in London and this week find the X treasure and you will be going to the X's “Pirate and Wench Pub” for FREE. Why should you go? ...Because you can dress up as peg-legged vicious pirat... Read this article

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So you wanna be in a rock band?: A look into the music biz
I thought I had it all figured out. As idealistic, and talented, musician with over a decade of training, I am someone who thought that talent, passion, and the desire to write inspirational lyrics and social commentary actually mattered. My name is... Read this article

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Funniest man on reality TV coming to Fanshawe
Josh Blue is a diverse and triumphant individual, hilarious stand up comic, talented artist (painter) and a member of the US Paralympics Soccer team — refusing to bow to the challenges that come with living with cerebral palsy. Blue's comi... Read this article

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Chef's Corner: Baking with booze
For some, alcohol is just a way to get drunk. These people tend to add mixes to their drinks in order to hide the taste of alcohol. I used to be one of these people. But then I met someone who taught me that “a Rye & Coke is a terrible waste of... Read this article

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Fashion Fashionista: Fall for all shades
Rain or shine, summer or fall, amongst the many accessories you can wear to dress up or down this season, the one key element you should never forget is a great pair of sunglasses. Cool shades are a key accessory this fall for both men and women, as... Read this article

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Kissing and telling for the first time
EDMONTON (CUP) -- Upon visiting the official website for the upcoming film The Last Kiss, one is confronted by the question: “We all make choices. What's yours?” Apparently, this query plays a large role in the creation of the movie -... Read this article

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My Bits and Bytes: Gore and zombies in Dead Rising
Xbox 360's Dead Rising There's one thing that certain in this lifetime: taxes and zombies! Wait! Zombies? I may have messed up that cliché, but if that just doesn't show my love for zombies and the zombie genre, nothing will. I read a few... Read this article

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Pete's Web Links: Boxing baby bears and bed jumping
I know when I don't feel like doing anything, I spend time on the net, playing online games or shopping for crap on Ebay. To help you do the one of my favourite things, here's this week's fun links. Winnebago Man - Read this article

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London actor grips in Half Nelson
TORONTO (CUP) -- Ryan Gosling had critics and audiences by the ears after his no-holds-barred performance of Jewish-skinhead Daniel Balint in 2001's The Believer. Thereafter, critics took note of Gosling's every career move, hoping to affirm ... Read this article

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Local band coming into own
As a band, Broken Glass Wings have only been around since the winter of 2005, but in that short time they have definitely established themselves within the London music scene. They have a hard-hitting sound the likes of local-bands Seconds To Go and... Read this article

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) Big ideas come out even larger than life. Anyone is welcome to collaborate if that person has something useful to offer. Sparks fly between those who never realized just how they were connected. Taurus (April 20 - May ... Read this article

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Ask the Sex Doc: Sex Doc exposes orgasm fakers
Dear Sex Doc; I've got myself into this sex routine with my boyfriend. I've been faking orgasms and I don't know how to stop. Can he tell I'm faking? Do I just tell him? How do I tell him? F*#kin' Faker at UBCO Dear F*#kin&... Read this article

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Hip-hop program helps students develop literacy skills
TORONTO (CUP) -- The multibillion-dollar hip-hop industry is often pin-pointed as the root cause for many societal problems, but a new program aimed at improving literacy skills of inner city youths is helping to restore this tarnished image. &ldquo... Read this article

Leisure

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Falcons look to repeat as OCAA champions
The Fanshawe College and defending Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) champion women's soccer team is in the middle of their title defense for the 2006 season. Currently posting a 3-1 record in regular season play, the Falcons will look... Read this article

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Fun and Fitness: Water is key for weight loss, lubrication and dating
I love water. Without it, we wouldn't have wet t-shirt contests, super soaker fights, showers, water balloons, pool parties, pretty clouds, Kool-Aid and fire fighters. Oh, and we wouldn't have had the Wet Banana. Yet, its importance is oft... Read this article

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Fanshawe sports briefs
Falcons set to host OCAA Golf Championships Fanshawe Athletics will be playing host to the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Golf Championships held at the FireRock Golf and Country Club from October 2 to October 4. Fanshawe's team w... Read this article

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Sports in Seconds: A humbling experience at the JLC
The perks of my job have made me realize that I'm still a kid at heart. I was fortunate to be given the opportunity to cover the National Hockey League (NHL) exhibition contest between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins held at ... Read this article

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Dysfunctional Sports: Domi's dysfunctional relationship
Talk about being a headline stealer for the week. Former Toronto Maple Leaf enforcer Tie Domi has been making headlines first with his retirement last week from professional hockey, and his new job as a broadcaster with The Sports Network (TSN). No... Read this article

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Motoring: Acura RSX, say ‘Goodbye' to a perfect 10
Dear readers, I am afraid I have some very bad news this week. The Acura RSX is dead. This is bad news because anyone who has spent any time with this car will tell you it's one hulluva motorcar. OK, in all honesty, no one will or should miss t... Read this article

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Around the Ring: Ownership questions in wrestling
If you missed the news that came at the end of the last TNA PPV two Sundays ago, TNA Impact will now be on at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday nights starting on November 16. Although that is good news, the REAL BIG news is that TNA has signed former WWE champ... Read this article

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Athletics profile of the week
Kristen Hanke After graduating from Saunders Secondary School here in London, Hanke headed off to Fanshawe to study Office Administration. Hanke is currently one of our two female golf players for the Fanshawe Falcons. In high school, Kristen par... Read this article

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