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Midnight Mudd

December 6, 2008

Joe Dawson

I neglected to utilize the lock on the bathroom once, and it became uncomfortably non-private in the middle of my activities within.

Wandering around Tigre

December 4, 2008

Chris Gollmar

A couple days ago, I decided that I would take advantage of all of the free time I have on my hands and set out to Tigre, a city located in the delta of the Paran√° River, a half-hour train ride from downtown Buenos Aires. I got lost exploring the island, but it was worth it.

Choosing our future Obies

December 1, 2008

Leslie Braat

Every year at this time I wonder how time flies so quickly. This weekend I began reading early decision applications. I will be reading applications for the next 5 months of my life.

Lists

December 1, 2008

Zoe McLaughlin

You can tell how stressed I am by how many lists I've made, and right now I'm making a lot.

A Very Oberlin Thanksgiving

November 29, 2008

Ma'ayan Plaut

During fall orientation, while moving all my belongings from storage to my room, I got a phone call inviting me to Thanksgiving. And due to the sheer wonderfulness of this family, and their foresight, I accepted. I knew that my Thanksgiving would feel like home with the Albrechts.

It is all... an illusion

November 28, 2008

Ma'ayan Plaut

The real difference between seeing the dress and the show, though, is the audience. I've been in performance audiences lovingly called the "little audience that could," the small audiences that make up for lacking size with more emotion, appreciation, and gusto than a full house.

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