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Moral outrage is a fixture in campus life. Fueled by expanding social technology, outrage culture is ripping through the fabric of American de…

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When everyone first picks up a controller and starts a fighting game, they’re naturally drawn to a character. Maybe first you were drawn to th…

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Over the break I was talking to some of my friends who had some money saved from their summer internship. They were thinking about investing.

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Yeast isn't just found in bread — it can also be found in everybody’s genitals. Everyone has it, but it only causes an issue when it becomes o…

In December 2016, two teenage boys were charged with starting the fire that ravaged the Gatlinburg area. These kids, ages 15 and 17, were play…

past week I went to Knoxville’s resident arthouse theater, Regal Downtown West, to see “JoJo Rabbit” and I was not disappointed. As a fan of d…

Electoral politics are a controversial topic in many left-wing discussions, almost always following after critiques of liberalism. The recent …

This past election day, something magical happened. Overwhelmingly, Knoxville chose women to lead them into 2020. For the first time in Knoxvi…

Welcome to Let’s Talk About It, the column where we answer questions posed by our readers regarding sex, sexuality, gender and related topics,…

One of the first science experiments I remember doing was in third grade science class when we germinated seeds. The important part was not ac…

Aaron Rodgers should clearly not be a candidate for the Most Valuable Player award this year. However, there are complex reasons why you would…

As a risk factor for six of the eight leading causes of death in the world, tobacco-use has quickly evolved from an after work pleasure into a…

Question: What did the recent hurricanes do to the "dead zone" in the Gulf of Mexico? Did the massive winds and tides do anything to help oxyg…

Most fans, when they think of a sport, think of the amount of intense physical training that athletes go through to prepare for peak levels of…

Friedrich Nietzsche is likely one of the most famous philosophers, among other things, in recent history. His words, “God is dead,” have echoe…

In 2017, I wrote a column about how there were compelling and thoughtful reasons why many Americans voted for Donald Trump. One of those reaso…

Question: What’s up with all those additives they put in pickles? Isn’t it just water, salt, spices and vinegar? I thought these pickles were …

This past week, a photo has been circulating around the internet that has captured the attention of Twitter.

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