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Major layoffs leave the Daily Hampshire Gazette "overwhelmed"
Julia Donohue, Managing Editor
“The bottom line is that the decline in objective and fact-based journalism has created an environment where information can be weaponized and conspiracy theories can radicalize people into believing that the things that happened didn’t even happen,”
Wire News Round Up - 2.22.2021
Wire News Round Up - 2.22.2021
Nicole Biagioni and Ethan Brayall-Brown
Catch Nicole Biagioni and Ethan Brayall-Brown debut the first episode of their campus updates broadcast
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Hobbies for Anxiety Relief: How practicing mindfulness can change your life
Hobbies for Anxiety Relief: How practicing mindfulness can change your life
Madison Bethune, Assistant Lifestyle Editor
Mindfulness is the overall practice of being present. It is a form of meditation that with time, can improve all aspects of your life. Going beyond helping with anxiety and depression symptoms, many say mindfulness is the key to living a happy life.
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Getting Through with "Mexican Gothic," A Novel by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Getting Through with "Mexican Gothic," A Novel by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Emma Sammuli, Lifestyle Editor
If you are a fan of the recent series "The Haunting of Hill House" or the "Haunting of Bly Manor," I can assure you that you will enjoy "Mexican Gothic," as it drips with creepy haunted house overtures, family secrets, tragedy and gore.
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Ari Aster: The mind behind "Hereditary" and "Midsommar"
Aaron Vincent Facundo, TV/Film Editor
Even before a Hollywood budget, horror director Ari Aster was making some of the most horrific films.
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Daft Punk performing at Coachella, 2006 / Cred. Getty Images.
Daft Punk announces sudden disbandment
Isabel Guilmette, Writer
The French duo leaves behind an electric legacy after nearly 30 years.
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PC: Elise Amendola
Folk drains game-winning field goal at the buzzer to keep Patriots’ playoff hopes alive
Michael Araujo, Reporter
James White finished with two rushing touchdowns, while Adam Butler recorded a sack, five tackles and assisted an interception.
PC: New England Patriots
Patriots’ playoff hopes diminish as they fall to 4-6
Michael Araujo, Reporter
With the loss, the Patriots now fall to 4-6 on the season, and their playoff hopes are fading fast. The Dolphins are on a five game win streak, and the Bills are sitting pretty atop the AFC East with a 7-3 record and a bye this week to rest up.
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