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Famuan news coverage too similar to tabloids and blogs

In the October 7 issue of The Famuan, the news section ran a story titled “Three arrested in credit card fraud scheme.” In the story, the writer reveals the names of several people that were involved in a credit card scandal. The mug shots plastered next to the story may […]

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Teen charged for bad brownies

A Wakulla County student was recently busted when he wanted to celebrate his last day of school by lacing a batch of fudge brownies with marijuana. A genius idea to ‘potheads’ around the world, right? No. As a result, the student received nine felony counts of poisoning food or water […]

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Woman shoots, kills husband

R. Kelly definitely said it best. “When a woman’s fed up, it ain’t nothing you can do about it.” On Wednesday, Ericka McElroy shot and killed her husband in the garage of their Las Vegas home. He had been abusing her for the past 10 years of their lives together. […]

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Obama should listen to historians

Afghanistan is once again the leading source in news stories across the nation. The country that became a household name in American households following the attacks on Sept. 11 has become one of the top issues President Barack Obama is going to have to address in his infant presidency. ABC […]

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10 ways you know you’re broke

1. You consider Instant Noodles a delicacy. 2. You’re able to make 20 dollars last a full seven days. 3. If you know how to restore your own utilities, after they’ve been cut -off. 4. You break in to random song and dance after realizing, you DO have enough quarters […]

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Bowden will leave when he gets ready

Florida State’s football team is on the road to a lackluster season. Last Saturday’s devastating loss to Boston College has left some faithful Seminole fans questioning the effectiveness of Bowden and his coaching staff. The more prominent of these is FSU Board of Trustee member Jim Smith. Smith has called […]

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‘Twerk Team’ movement not original

It’s official, Lady Luscious, Betty Butt and Mizz Twerksum, better known as the Twerk Team will perform Friday at The Edge nightclub here in Tallahassee. Where do I begin on this group? I really don’t know where to begin because I’m just stunned. The young ladies from Atlanta are attempting […]

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Cocaine addicts’ vaccine development underway

A new study by researchers at Yale School of Medicine tested a vaccine that may help addicts get rid of their habit – mainly cocaine. Normally people receive vaccinations to prevent illnesses. According to CNN, Dr. Thomas Kosten worked on the study at Yale before moving to Baylor College of […]

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Snitching is OK when it is beneficial

With Florida A&M University being an institute of higher learning, students might have been shocked to see flashing police car lights and multiple arrests being made on Tuesday due to a fight on the Set. The brawl that took place drew a hefty crowd of curious students and being the […]

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Letterman’s exploits not news

Sex. Why are people so obsessed with it? Sex scandals seem to make the news quicker than anything else, and they are publicized way too much. Former President Bill Clinton had sex with an intern, so what. John Edwards engaged in indecent relations with one of his staffers, big deal. […]