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Trick-or-treating knows no age limitation

Trick-or-treating knows no age limitation

October 30, 2014

Oct. 29 2014 It’s that time of year again. Pumpkins are being carved. Candy corn has filled the store’s shelves. Children are begging their parents for the most expensive costumes to wear for trick-or-treating. Halloween is here. When the night of the 31st arrives, kids of all ages will be...

Students need to be informed before voting

Students need to be informed before voting

October 23, 2014

Oct. 22 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion With the gubernatorial elections quickly approaching on Nov. 4, most of Wisconsin’s citizens have been considering who they believe deserves their vote: Scott Walker or Mary Burke. The past month, UW-Whitewater students have been registering...

Abuse within a relationship sees no gender

Abuse within a relationship sees no gender

October 2, 2014

Oct. 1 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion It’s been a problem in our country for plenty of years now, but one that’s not getting addressed as often as it should: Domestic violence. Both men and women alike are victims to this — capable of immersing themselves in a situation that...

Emoticons make texting “OK :D”, not “>:(”

Emoticons make texting “OK :D”, not “>:(”

September 11, 2014

Sept. 10 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion We’ve all been in that position before: You send someone a text; they reply with nothing but a blunt “Ok”—two treacherous letters that glare out at you and make you wonder just what the sender meant by them. Was it a neutral “ok?”...

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