Culture Fail: Gaming Developers Win, then Fail

Gaming Developer, Crystal Dynamics, chose to revamp the sexist version of Lara Croft for Tomb Raider video game. Then include attempted rape scene- undoing all their work toward feminist character interpretation. ...
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City Council Approves Plastic Bag Ban

Corvallis City Council voted 8 to 1 in favor of banning plastic bags in Corvallis businesses. The controversial ban was proposed last fall. (more…)...

Islam: Etiquette and Gender Differences

Perhaps more than any other religion, Islam has a bad rap in the United States. What is the truth behind the stereotypes, and how can you act respectfully t...

Corvallis’ Housing Concerns Unraveled – Part 2

As student enrollment rates at OSU soar, finding rental housing is becoming a huge problem in Corvallis. As a result, cheap apartment complexes are springing up around town, and will continue to do so. Unfortunately, many complexes were built in such a way that they will be colonized by mold very quickly. Some, however, shine as examples that contractors have learned from the issues of the last 40-odd years of building with cheap products...
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The More You Know! Delivery Edition

Presented in last weeks issue:   “In my searching for delivery, if I have overlooked your restaurant then there's a good chance many others have too....