Are you controlling the Internet, or is the Internet controlling you?

Tina Fernestam, Staff Writer

June 2, 2016

The internet is always there for us (well, with a stable Wi-Fi connection.) You can say that we are too controlled by the internet, through our phones, computers, tablets or other devices. It’s almost like a job. We feel like...

It Ain’t Swede: What does that even mean?

Tina Fernestam, Staff Writer

June 1, 2016

This semester, my goal was to give readers some insight on the difference between Sweden and America, especially when it comes to food, weather and unwritten laws.  Now, I’d like to take a moment to point out the biggest dif...

I Really Hate Moving

Arpy Zargarian

May 23, 2016

I’ve been struggling to find the words to express my feelings about the idea of moving. I definitely feel a fiery urge to knock down the real estate sign hanging so surely in front of my house. I’ve also been finding it hard...

It Ain’t Swede: Wacky American Laws

Tina Ferestam, Staff Writer

May 4, 2016

It all started when I read a post about Kinder eggs being illegal in the United States and that if you bring one into this country, the fine can be up to $2,500 PER EGG. ‘Bulls***!’ was my first thought, so I looked it up ...

Tokyo Trysts

Yu Sugita, Staff Writer

May 14, 2015

Just over a hundred years ago, men and women in Japan were not allowed to hold hands outside, as it was considered bad manners. Today, couples are seen holding hands while on dates.  However, it is still considered awkward to kiss or hug in public. ...

LA Loners

LA Loners

May 14, 2015

Stockholm Shut-Downs

Rikard Kohler, Entertainment Editor

May 14, 2015

In order to initiate romance with a Swedish person, one must prepare for the tiresome tightrope walk customary of the Northerners, because this will spiral a sane mind into despair. Before going into details however, there is ...