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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    Gotta go with New VEISHEA, and then after a few years of everyone hating it we reintroduce VEISHEA Classic. Profit.
    Coke approach. Like it.


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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Well since they'll be neutering it anyways, might as well call it Diet VEISHEA, or VEISHEA Lite.


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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Seriously, it seems like a joke to try to think of new names. It isn't about the name. The name VEISHEA has just come to be associated with something that remains, whether or not we have a Spring event (or a Fall or Winter or Summer), namely young people like to gather, drink, and have riotous or near riotous experiences. The same problems could easily happen after a Tuesday night basketball game victory if the weather is nice.



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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Spring Break Everything


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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Quote Originally Posted by A-town Cy View Post
    Stick to the original colleges.

    SHEEVAI
    I HEAVES.



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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Quote Originally Posted by wolverine68 View Post
    Did a search of anagrams for the letters, here's what I found...

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    Dabs Shell
    Bads Hells
    Bads Shell
    Blah Sleds
    Blahs Sled
    Bash Dells
    Ball Sheds
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    Shall Beds
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    I like Blah Sleds, but you can pick your favorite.
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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Cherry Pie Festival



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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Quote Originally Posted by wolverine68 View Post
    Did a search of anagrams for the letters, here's what I found...

    Bad Shells
    Dab Shells
    Dabs Hells
    Dabs Shell
    Bads Hells
    Bads Shell
    Blah Sleds
    Blahs Sled
    Bash Dells
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    Balls Shed
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    Shads Bell
    Shall Beds
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    I like Blah Sleds, but you can pick your favorite.
    SLASH BLED and make it Korn can be the first headliner.



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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Seriously, it seems like a joke to try to think of new names. It isn't about the name. The name VEISHEA has just come to be associated with something that remains, whether or not we have a Spring event (or a Fall or Winter or Summer), namely young people like to gather, drink, and have riotous or near riotous experiences. The same problems could easily happen after a Tuesday night basketball game victory if the weather is nice.
    I disagree. There's a reason everybody was standing around chanting "VEISHEA" when the light posts were being torn down this year. I wasn't on campus for this riot but I was for the 2004 riot, and I remember that everybody was just waiting for a riot to happen that year. There's a link between VEISHEA and rioting. Sure rebranding it and making some changes won't fix everything. But removing that link will go a long way towards fixing the problem.



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    Re: What Would You Rename VEISHEA?

    The VEISHEA riots have been associated with police breaking up house parties and people funneling onto Welch Avenue. Perhaps this is a technique the police could use in dealing with the house parties.

    http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Lak...262911821.html




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