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Daily Archives: September 11, 2020

The starter guide to Dungeons & Dragons

How to play the most imaginative game In 1974, two friends, Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson, decided to give their personal war role-playing games a fantastical element, and thus the game of Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) was born. For decades, players have fought monsters and

Lynx Crossing’s Plan for the Fall Semester

Campus housing promotes safety Dorm living is a cornerstone of the college experience. From bonding with roommates to grabbing a late-night snack from the dining hall, living on campus offers students the opportunity to meet their peers and expand their independence. In 2020, however, living

Standard testing doesn’t measure real skills

Standardized Exams Should Be Abolished Every year, high school juniors and seniors trudge into some gymnasium, number-2 pencils in hand, to take exams that decide their futures. The SAT and the ACT are cornerstones of the college application process. Except for this year, many colleges

Cover songs better than the original

Not the first to do it, but they did it best  “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” When Guns N’ Roses—hard rock superstars of the late 80s, early 90s—covered Bob Dylan’s song, they turned it into a bona fide masterpiece. Crunchy distortion, Axl Rose’s scratchy vocals, and