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Valentine’s Day

Kaitlyn Brewer Staff Writer Why hate on a day devoted to love? Whether you are single or in a relationship, Valentine’s Day can be fun for everyone.  Think back to the days of elementary. Your mom would help make your valentines box and send you off to collect all kinds of goodies. With your Nickelodeon cards, you were ready to spread the love. At the end of the day, you were left with a box full of thoughtful valentines and candy. What’s not to love?  As you got older, you…

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Romance (and Other Stereotypes) In the Air

Maraya Wahl Staff Writer  Chocolate, hearts, teddy bears.  All three of these items have something familiar in common, and any average American can guess what this is:  Valentine’s Day.  It is advertised all too well by Hallmark and every other store out there, supplying everything from candy to cards to expensive stuff to buy for the one we love.  But the real question we should ask is:  Is it really all it is hyped up to be?  Or is it a holiday full of stereotypes that media uses to earn…

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