Wednesday, June 19

‘Stairway to Heaven’ really leads to hell

‘Stairway to Heaven’ really leads to hell Led Zeppelin’s music reveals Faustian pact Contrary to the opinions of many a fundamentalist gelatin-head, the influence of Satan on contemporary culture is not on the rise, but in fact, is enfeebled almost to the point of expiration. Read more...


Editorial

Editorial Use your voting power to effect civic change For the remainder of the week, the Daily Bruin is hosting a registration drive to increase voter turnout for the upcoming March presidential primaries and the subsequent November election. Read more...


Letters

Letters Value judgment Editor: I am truly incensed to find a front page article about the automobile accident that ended former UCLA track star Benjamin "Benny" Brown’s life at age 40 ("Community mourns loss of former UCLA track star," Feb. Read more...



Patriotic rhetoric lives long and prospers

Patriotic rhetoric lives long and prospers American media fail to portray political realities "Entertainment – the American state philosophy … the diverted already have no idea from what they are diverted or why." – loosely translated from Wim Wenders "The American Dream" As I make my way to and from class every day, I see the Fruitopia advertisement: "Cynicism removed naturally." It annoys me to no end, and I have absolutely no idea what it means; though it implies that the idea of cynicism is a bad or unnatural thing, when, in fact, it is quite often insightful. Read more...


Letters

Letters Big bad Republicans Editor: Once again, Princeton Kim ("Who’s afraid of the big, bad Democrat?," Feb. 7) has given us an article that fails to make a persuasive argument. Read more...


Just the facts, please: Feelings cloud issues

Just the facts, please: Feelings cloud issues Editor in chief should use column to effect change, not lament life By Benjamin Davidson Roxane Marquez’s anguished columns of innocence lost are really starting to grow on me – kind of in the same way that mold grows on a loaf of stale bread, that is. Read more...