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    The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    First they take the Just Sayin's, then they post this. The Daily just overachieved on it's status as the biggest joke on campus. Read here Maxwell: College sports are not helpful


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    there's already a thread on this. Pretty sure it's satire


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    I would hope..Who knows, there are some pretty sad individuals in Society today


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    ISU Daily is full of satire.


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    even if it's satire, it sucks. That's the point.



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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Just looked in the print version..It's there as well..not satire.wow


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Quote Originally Posted by TheEncore View Post
    Just looked in the print version..It's there as well..not satire.wow
    How does something being printed mean that it isn't satire? There are entire novels that are satire out there. Were those authors being genuine and serious when they typed them up on a typewriter? Is The Onion not satire because it has a print version as well?


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    It's an Op Ed piece. Calm down.


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    It's an Op Ed piece. Calm down.
    Even so it is very poorly done and published.


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Quote Originally Posted by TheEncore View Post
    Just looked in the print version..It's there as well..not satire.wow
    Satire. I do not think it means what you think it means.


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    You know, it's just a school newpaper.

    And besides, if you need a fix of Purlitzer-prize winning journalism, you can always check out the DMR...


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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Downfall? It was awful when I was there in the early 90s. Can something have a downfall if it never was up in the first place?



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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    It's an Op Ed piece. Calm down.
    doesn't excuse it from being stupid.



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    Re: The Downfall of the ISU Daily

    Quote Originally Posted by IHavNoCyCash View Post
    doesn't excuse it from being stupid.
    cool


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    cool
    not really cool, just a weirdly published article.



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