By Cassidy Williams Traveling is a pain for people of all ages; nobody enjoys it. It’s especially painful for people like me who get motion sickness easily, so I normally try to fall asleep. However, this is practically impossible when surrounded by babies. I can’t blame them really, for I am 18-years-old and still get … More Wednesday Woe: Babies On Airplanes
By Cassidy Williams I fully understand that the University of Illinois is a bicycle-friendly campus. Bicycles are environmentally friendly and help shrink a large campus. However, too many bicyclists use the sidewalk as a race track. It’s insane how fast some ride while weaving in and out of a crowd. If your class is on the other … More Wednesday Woe: Bicycles
By Tristin Marshall You go to the library to get peace and quiet, so you can study for that big test tomorrow. For some reason, that one time you try to be a good student, everyone else in the library is screaming and talking up a storm like they’re at Disney World. This makes it … More Wednesday Woe: People Who Talk Loudly at the Library
By Cassidy Williams I often wonder if people just don’t realize that they are being rude or if they just don’t care. This occurs daily when I enter the dining hall. There are never enough hours in the day, and the last thing I want to do is wait in a twenty minute line for my dinner. … More Wednesday Woe: Dining Halls
By Krystyne Jones I can’t even begin to express the irritation that takes over my bod when I go to lecture and the room is infested with contaminated and germy human beings. It really just annoys the heck out of me. Allow me to introduce you to Wednesday Woe: a venting section about the things … More Wednesday Woe: Spare me your germs!
By F. Amanda Tugade Oh, electronic music — how you’ve etched your whomps, “ounz-ounz” and bass-drop noises into our lives. Just the other day, I was watching a Toyota Corolla commercial, where it illustrates the sounds of the decades. It showcased ’60s psychedlic music, ’70s disco, ’80s hip-hop, ’90s grunge and of course, we’ve got … More Wednesday Woe: Electronic Music