North Dakota School’s Dress Code Is Rotten For So Many Reasons

A controversial change in the dress code at Dickinson High School, N.D., has sparked heated debate and outrage from students, parents and the public. Parents of students, along with unrelated adults, wrote hundreds of comments arguing for and against an updated DHS policy concerning the wearing of leggings and yoga pants, both popular articles of…
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Anger Over Cecil The Lion Isn’t About Cecil The Lion

People have already begun to question the anger¬†over the killing of Cecil, a lion that lived quite happily in a Zimbabwe national park until Walter J. Palmer, a Minnesota dentist originally from North Dakota shot Cecil on a hunting trip. Why do people care so much about a lion? The answer is simple: mostly,¬†they don’t.…
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Boobs, Boobs, Boobs: Stop Policing Breastfeeding Moms!

Breasts are for feeding babies. For some reason, people sometimes need to be reminded of this; for example, a woman in Moorhead was asked to cover up when she began breastfeeding her 11-month-old baby at a public pool. It turned out okay, but it’s still a symptom of a weird cultural problem we have. Breasts…
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How Much Is The Life Of A Mentally Ill Person Worth?

A man allowed his brother to freeze to death and only got a one-year sentence for it. If that’s not enough to make you angry, that one year isn’t a year in prison or even a year in jail; it’s a year of probation. Bruce Simmons’ frozen body was emaciated, dressed only in a makeshift…
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Review: Jurassic World Hit Me Right In The Nostalgia

Nothing could have matched the original Jurassic Park, but Jurassic World danced so well along the line between charming nostalgia and modern adventure flick that nobody should really care. The movie was absolutely successful in capturing the feel of the original Jurassic Park, which all of its other sequels utterly failed to do, and made…
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