Marquette Wire

Boston knocks socks off

Keith Ferguson

October 9, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

This year, Boston has finally defined itself as the greatest baseball city. The greatest fans have always called Boston their home, but this year the players and executives were able to mesh, as well. At the beginning of the year,...

Cafeteria can’t replace Church

jeff.melbye@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Religion, Viewpoints

Everyone who knows me would likely agree that I'm not a very outspoken individual. Heck, the only detention I ever had was for not talking during a study hall. However, after reading the column by Marianne Gosz last Thursday I...

Language needs liberation from helotry of like

Marianne Gosz

October 9, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

The word "like," in its slang form, became a Beatnik buzzword in the 1950s and first caught the attention of linguists in the 1980s after it was popularized by "Valley Girls." For example, it is not uncommon to hear, from females...