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I actually quit reading the article about half way through about the point where they were talking about how the department doesn't have enough resources to offer everything in the catalogue. Guess what buttercup, none of them do! When I was going there, in the Engineering Program mind you,…

SIU-C is listed as a research institute but has not had any significant research being done there in almost 2 decades. They had a top notch Physics department and when I started going there almost a decade ago was in the top 10 electrical engineering programs in the country. It is about t…

Here are my thoughts for what they are worth. Neither side knows what the word compromise means. I grew up understanding that a compromise is something that neither side likeso but can tolerate enough to live with. With that being said, we need term limits issued on ALL of our elected offici…

Please, please, for the love of Pete read everything past the digging for the truth section carefully. I heard the stories that were being told and how they were being debunked on a daily basis and what is written above that section were proven to be false, or at the very least greatly exaggerated.

Is this wise? I have one buddy who just recently got out of the mines and went to work for a mining service company and since he started, he has seen business is on a decline. Now this hasn't been a long run yet by any means however, another buddy is currently staring down the barrel of losi…

First off, I think this state has become a state of taxation without representation. With that being said, the 911 service is a vital part of our communities that has been funded through the taxes on phone service. I am quite surprised that cell phone service has not been included into thi…

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I would like to point out that although SOME of Karl Marx's ideas were used in the creation of communism, to say that he was the father of such a machine is a falsehood. With that said, no matter how goofy this idea sounds it is being proposed. Where do the officials that we elect into off…

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Old Joe: Religion as a whole is not fading, Christianity is shrinking (I wouldn't even go as far as you and say that it is fading because it is not,) the balance of power between the differing religions is slowly changing. I know several people that have switched their religion from Christ…

I'm not a McCain or Plummer supporter by any means and this group seems like a bunch of whoey. Their website is vague to say the least and without actually being able to attend either event due to school feel that this group is just trying to start troubles. I will be very interested to se…

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