Archive for February, 2011

Playlist Battle: The Sun

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments by TSM Staff

Good or evil. Pepsi or Coke. Eastside or Westside. Battles have been happening for centuries, and here at TSM, we want to keep the competitive spirit going with a bit of a tête-à-tête. In order to level the playing ground, a single topic was chosen. Songs containing or pertaining to the word “Sun” or “Sunshine.” The [...]

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Opinion from the Left: Guns on Campus

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments by Farrokh

There is no guarantee that students will act rationally given the facts and circumstances that arise in college life. Do we really need to add guns to the equation?

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Opinion from the Right: Guns on Campus

Feb 28, 2011 1 Comment by Patrick

We aren’t debating, we are showcasing our voice. We provide two contributors the opportunity to speak on behalf of the left or right wing of American topic. Both individuals are given the opportunity to voice their opinion and rally readers to their side. Neither individual is provided the other party’s response until the day of [...]

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How to take your Makeup from Day to Night

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments by TSM Staff

Have somewhere fun to be after work and don’t have enough time to redo your makeup? Makeup artist, Joseph Carrillo showed us how to take our daytime look to nighttime in just a few easy steps

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Music Rewind: Nine Inch Nails

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments

Reznor’s recent win was ironic because of his reputation for using technology in creating music. As computers evolved, so did Nine Inch Nails.

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Monday Munch: La Jolla Restaurant is Just That…A Jewel

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments

My friend, Victoria, recently moved back from Austin, TX and to celebrate our renewed friendship, we like to catch up about once a month at a delicious, local restaurant. Last week was Vic’s turn to pick, so she chose La Jolla Restaurant on Resler. When I pulled up to the shopping center I had no [...]

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The Road to Recovery with Sandra Payan

Feb 28, 2011 No Comments

When someone goes through a traumatic experience, their first instinct would be to see a therapist. Local counselor and self-help author Sandra Payan, however, wants to help people to “consciously identify the unconsciously held negative beliefs, fears, expectations and attitudes that are impacting their life.”

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TSM’s 2011 Oscar Predictions

Feb 27, 2011 No Comments

The 83rd Academy Awards will be handed out tonight LIVE on ABC. With so many great films and performances nominated this year, it’s hard to narrow it down to just one winner. Here are my picks for the nominees who will walk away with Oscar Gold tonight. Best Original Song The Nominees: ‘Coming Home’ – [...]

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Fresh Music Fridays

Feb 25, 2011 3 Comments

Followers of Fresh Music Fridays know that Junior, our Social Networking Manager,  has been kicking a** and taking names in recent F.M.F. staff competitions. Because our readers are obsessing over his musical taste, we decided to give him full control over this week’s playlist. As you jam out to his suggestions, also consider stopping by [...]

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Trending Topics: UTEP Basketball Coach Tim Floyd Escorted Out of Game by Police

Feb 24, 2011 2 Comments

If there was ever a time when we wished we could read lips it was when we watched this 3 minute clip posted by the Huffington Post which recaps the anger and frustration that took place on the sidelines.

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