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Bad luck of the Irish

by Caitlin Johnson

March 17, 2014

Filed under Blog

Everyone wants to be a little bit Irish. I know I have some green in my blood, as a mutt with a lineage tracing all across Europe. But the real reason anyone claims to be Irish is because we are trying to use it as an excuse for...

The pursuit of happiness

by Caitlin Johnson

March 7, 2014

Filed under Blog

A few months ago a friend asked what I would wish for if I could have just one thing out of life. As nearsighted as I am, I told him I wanted to finish school. “What else?” he asked. Surprisingly, I didn’t know how...

Best Rap Songs of 2014, So Far

by Ryo Miyauchi

March 7, 2014

Filed under Blog

So far this semester, I wrote articles about mostly rock bands with a few electronic acts here and there. I love those bands, but I want to talk more about rap here at The Daily Aztec since I consider rap a genre that I’m the m...

Academy Awards dressing on a dime

by Elisse Miller

March 7, 2014

Filed under Blog

The Academy Awards is always an important evening for fashion. Gowns and jewels fill the red carpet while every celebrity is asked "Who are you wearing?" This year, most stars chose classically-shaped dresses with minimal jewelry....