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Interrobang issue for Monday, October 5th, 2009

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Fanshawe student seeks justice against hate crime assailants
For the second time this month a gay bashing hate crime has occurred in the city of London, this time involving a Fanshawe student. Between 3-3:30 a.m. on Sunday September 27, Erik Rozenski, a first-year Human Resources student was walking hand in h... Read more

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Faculty union and college prepare for negotiations
Are Fanshawe students in for another strike season? Hopefully not, say faculty members and the college — who both emphasize that their focus is on primarily the students' wellbeing. “The very heart of our negotiations is the interes... Read more

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Tired of taggers
Art or annoying? One local group believes graffiti needs to clean up its act. “All of it needs to come down because it's against the law, no matter how pretty it is,” said Hope Clark, executive director of Neighbourhood Watch London.... Read more

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Prince of Pot facing hard time in U.S.
Despite rallies that took place across Canada, the U.S., and around the globe to protest Marc Emery's looming extradition to the United States, Emery, known as the “Prince of Pot,” lost the battle after turning himself in to U.S. auth... Read more

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Volunteers needed for trauma weekend
The second year paramedic and emergency telecommunications programs are looking for volunteers to help out at their Trauma and Treatment weekend on October 16 and 17. It's taking place up north at the Woodeden Easter Seals camp. This year, Fansh... Read more

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It's time for a greener Fanshawe!
Yes, I know the phrase ‘greening' anything is almost on the verge of overplayed these days, but it got your attention and the idea of making things more environmentally friendly still applies. Welcome to the first year of the Fanshawe Envi... Read more

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Helping shape gaming industry
It's not every day a CEO suggests you keep playing computer games to stay ahead of the pack. But Damir Slogar of London's Big Blue Bubble, one of most well-known and highest-rated wireless and hand-held game creators in North America, believ... Read more

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Share and enjoy cultural diversity
Fanshawe College's International Club is off to a great start with over 100 members. The Club has been active with student orientation, information workshops and cultural activities. The club is open to all Fanshawe students interested in learnin... Read more

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Local Business Profile: Chinese BBQ - Food is a family affair
More than just a popular restaurant, Chinese BBQ is a family legacy. Quan Ly, owner of London's only Chinese BBQ, is the fifth generation to carry on the family's unique restaurant experience. “It's very authentic Chinese food,&rd... Read more

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Organizations will be on campus to connect with student volunteers
Over 15 volunteer service organizations will be at Fanshawe College's main campus recruiting students looking to volunteer their time. While several programs within the college require students to complete volunteer hours any student wishing to ... Read more

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Want better grades? Start a study group
Study groups can be an effective tool to improve scholastic performance. In combination with personal study time, a study group will reinforce newly acquired knowledge and concepts, expand upon new material, build confidence, and allow each member to... Read more

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College crawling with international students looking to learn English
Hong Kong, China, Japan, Saudi Arabia and the Ukraine are just some of the countries students attending Fanshawe are from. There is one main reason as to why the almost 600 International students that choose to study at Fanshawe are here: to grasp a... Read more

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What employers want on resumes and cover letters
Job seekers need every advantage to compete in today's employment market. Often critical to a candidate's success is their resume and cover letter. In June 2005, a resume and cover letter questionnaire was sent to approximately 200 employers ... Read more

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Want a little risk in your life?
Come join Fanshawe College's international, professional fraternity, Gamma Iota Sigma Alpha Rho Chapter for Business students. We have a strong emphasis on networking, leaderships, scholastic achievement, and social responsibility. As a member of... Read more

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Law Talk: What to do if you are arrested
We all think it can't happen to us. We're good people who stay away from trouble. How could we ever get arrested? The truth is, every single day at Community Legal Services we see ordinary people who find themselves in extraordinary situatio... Read more

Opinion

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He's just not that into you...she just couldn't care less
For ages women have come together over coffee, cocktails, or late-night phone convos to analyze the puzzling behaviour of men. Have you ever been in a situation in your young dating lives when you've pondered relentlessly about the opposite sex ... Read more

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There's something about really good acoustic music
You're sitting with friends at a small table with a white linen tablecloth and a single tea light candle. It's shortly after dinner and the conversation is light and funny. Suddenly, the lights go dim, the mood is calm and quiet, and the show... Read more

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Letter to the editor... Missing his love
Dear Editor: This is something I wrote for my girlfriend and I thought with people missing their partners, they may enjoy reading something like this, and I just love to write and have never submitted anything so here it goes. You embody me with ... Read more

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Letter to the editor... Slade smokingly off base
Dear Editor: After having read Kate Slade's article in Interrobang volume 42 issue number six dated September 28, 2009, Cost of smoking burning money, admittedly, I had a few cringe moments that pushed me into submitting this response. Ms. Sl... Read more

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Faculty member of the week
She does not teach at Fanshawe at the moment. Nevertheless I am bestowing my personal, and highly sought after, Faculty Member of the Week Award to Dorette Pronk. Recently Pronk was abducted. She receives the award for her unusual response to her ab... Read more

Lifestyles

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“Guitar God” King has the music going on
Having released seven records since 2003, receiving “Guitar God” status from Rolling Stone magazine in 2006, and laying down six strings on the Foo Fighter's 2007 Grammy Award winning, Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace, I had one im... Read more

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Spiral Beach making tour stop in London
In light of Oasis' recent break-up, it sure is nice to see musical siblings who get along. Airick and Daniel Woodhead, respective vocalist/guitarist and drummer for the psychedelic indie pop group Spiral Beach are such a pair. “Obviously, ... Read more

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Yunupingu's first solo album proves mesmerizing
Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu: Gurrumul An album so captivating it will leave you in a state of ambiance from start to finish. The vocals by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu will leave a heartfelt feeling in your soul as he takes you through a journey... Read more

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For the love of breasts
They're a cause for frustration, and adoration — wanted or otherwise. But when those boobs and the person who owns them are able to beat breast cancer — that's certainly cause for celebration. Brampton photographer Michele Taras ... Read more

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Love Lola: Three times a week romp not the charm for nympho
Dear Lola, I have a problem with an irritating guy in my class that won't leave me alone. He's sort of awkward and nerdish and he seeks me out at any opportunity. He's not getting the message; he just keeps on hanging on my desk, asking ... Read more

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Green Living: Shopping that's Eco-friendly
Every once in a while, I like to spend a few dollars at the shopping mall. Okay, maybe more than just a few dollars, and maybe more than every once in a while! But, when I do splurge, I like to make sure that I think about the environment (if not so ... Read more

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs deliciously fast-paced and funny
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) A science geek tries to impress his sardine-producing town by building his greatest invention yet- a machine that turns water into food. Obstacles include his technically challenged fisherman father, his gu... Read more

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Cinema Connoisseur: LiLo and Tyra star in larger than life film
Life-Size (2000) Over the long and storied history of filmmaking there have been some truly electric screen duos. Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze. Lindsay Lohan and Tyra Banks. Y... Read more

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Zodiac Stargazer Horoscope
Aries (March 21 - April 19) Aries is challenged wherever he or she turns. Personal style and attitude are crucial markers of your identity. Swallowing your anger may be the right thing to do, but it's hard to remain calm. Taurus (April 20 - May 2... Read more

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The Vogue of our fashion capitals for spring 2010
New York, London, Milan, and Paris - with three down and one to go (Paris' Fashion Week kicked off Wednesday, September 30), the reviews are pouring in from every fashion media publication out there! Although I have to flip through the pages of H... Read more

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Unbound will go on
Sometimes what you mean to say and what actually comes out can be quite opposite. As a new writer for the Interrobang newspaper, I wanted my first article to be bold and that would interest fashion lovers, evoke passion and instigate a response from... Read more

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Poetry Quebec a ‘virtual salon' for Anglo poets
MONTREAL (CUP) — A new online magazine is aiming to shake up the anglophone poetry scene in Canada's francophone province. The magazine, Poetry Quebec, caters to English readers with a mix of poetry, essays and articles. “I like the ... Read more

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Food For Thought: Keep that wicked cold/flu away
With cold and flu season creeping up, more and more people around us are getting sick and spreading it. This is only to be expected when spending your day in a densely populated space like Fanshawe College, so how do you make sure you don't get a... Read more

Sports

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Time for aging fighters to hang it up
There comes a time in every athlete's career where they lose that step they once had, that same step that existed when they first broke into the sport and that existed when championships were won and records were broken. This holds true for every... Read more

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Fun and Fitness: Are you looking to bulk up?
When it comes to training for hypertrophy (ie. making your muscles grow), there is generally two typical ways in which we program for this — full body verse split routines. Although both methods can achieve desired results, it's important ... Read more

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Motoring: Asian sensations offer everything in a sports car
If you are in the market for a sub-$50,000 performance car, you are spoilt for choices. You can get muscle-cars like the Chevy Camaro or the Ford Mustang, or grand touring coupes like the Mitsubishi Eclipse and the Honda Accord coupe. This sort of ... Read more

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The Neighborhood Mechanic: Servicing hybrids
A lot of new technology is being developed to clean up the pollutants that cars spew out. However, problems arise as this new technology ages, who's going to fix it? Here we have a case where a reader is contemplating purchasing a used hybrid. Ou... Read more

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NFL Czar: Are the 49ers for real? Showdown versus Falcons will tell
Five weeks into the 2009 NFL season and several teams have established themselves as contenders. One of those teams is the Atlanta Falcons. While they failed in beating the New England Patriots in week three, they have lived up to the expectations th... Read more

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