Opinions

Opinions and Editorials at the Peanut. Ideal section for to-the-point commentary & criticism.

In Defense of Chris Brown (But Not Really)

“Music criticism is a self-explanatory phrase: it is (intended to be) criticism of music. It is not a criticism of the person creating the music.”

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In Defense of Chris Brown (But Not Really)

“Music criticism is a self-explanatory phrase: it is (intended to be) criticism of music. It is not a criticism of the person creating the music.”

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Joking about Rape is not Okay

“Stop making rape jokes when you’re playing Xbox. Stop feeling entitled to sex. Stop belittling our opinions and experiences, and help us.”

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Joking about Rape is not Okay

“Stop making rape jokes when you’re playing Xbox. Stop feeling entitled to sex. Stop belittling our opinions and experiences, and help us.”

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The Grand New Party

“For the first time in my short adult life, I am proud to be a Republican. May no Rick Santorum ever speak at another Republican National Convention. May no wealthy person be ashamed of their virtue. May no president ever again say that individuals do not build wealth.”

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The Grand New Party

“For the first time in my short adult life, I am proud to be a Republican. May no Rick Santorum ever speak at another Republican National Convention. May no wealthy person be ashamed of their virtue. May no president ever again say that individuals do not build wealth.”

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It’s Okay to not Like Things (but Don’t be a Jerk About it)

“I always joke when people ask me my major and say I’m studying underwater basket weaving, but there are actual people out there who enjoy underwater basket weaving, and I’m pretty sure there’s at least one person who’s majored in it.”

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It’s Okay to not Like Things (but Don’t be a Jerk About it)

“I always joke when people ask me my major and say I’m studying underwater basket weaving, but there are actual people out there who enjoy underwater basket weaving, and I’m pretty sure there’s at least one person who’s majored in it.”

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Did you say Olympics? I Don’t Care.

“That’s all fine and good for people who enjoy sports and talking about them, but I am not one of those people. I have never been one of those people.”

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Did you say Olympics? I Don’t Care.

“That’s all fine and good for people who enjoy sports and talking about them, but I am not one of those people. I have never been one of those people.”

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Don Cathy’s “Fowl” Interview

“We were taught to treat others as we would like to be treated from a young age and I, for one, still respect Cathy, not because of his ideals but because he stands by his ideals openly and without wavering, which is not something I can say about a lot of people.”

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Don Cathy’s “Fowl” Interview

“We were taught to treat others as we would like to be treated from a young age and I, for one, still respect Cathy, not because of his ideals but because he stands by his ideals openly and without wavering, which is not something I can say about a lot of people.”

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