FSU Crushes UF

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer After an amazing defeat of the Florida Gators on Saturday night, the Florida State Seminoles certainly finished the season strongly with a 31-13 win. While ‘State is now ranked 12th, Florida dropped to 15th, and must still face the Crimson Tide of Alabama on December 3rd. However, don’t tell…

Shooting on Ohio State Campus

ANGIE STEVENS / NEWS TEAM Earlier today there was a shooting at Ohio State. At least two suspects were involved, one holding a gun and one holding a knife. Ten people have been taken to the hospital and one is in critical condition. The situation began when a car crashed in the Department of Materials…

FSU VS Syracuse: Analysis and Report

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Did we just watch the Boston College game all over again? Florida State took their talents to New York not only to defeat the Syracuse Orange 45-14, but to set the stage for the ‘Noles big rivalry game against the Florida Gators next Saturday. “In the three seasons that…

“Not My President” Rally in Tallahassee

By ROBERT COCANOUGHER / Editor-in-Chief Last night there was an anti-trump rally at the Capitol Building. Protesters carried signs with various messages. There were the usual Love Trumps Hate signs, as well as a depiction of Trump as humpty dumpty, one implying an alliance between Trump and Putin, and various messages promoting the LGBT and…

FSU Versus Boston College

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Florida State finished one of the season’s final games with an effortless defeat over the Boston College Eagles. The score only continued to grow while the Eagles struggled to defend their nest, leading to a 45-7 ‘Nole victory. “It is the first first quarter touchdown for the Seminoles against…

Theater Review: Cloud 9 at FSU

​ By EMILY SCOTT / Literature Editor On the evening of November 9th, 2016, the Florida State University School of Theater staged Caryl Churchill’s Cloud 9at the Lab Theater. Churchill’s play is one that challenges gender expectations and heterosexuality in a patriarchal society, which is the expected message audience members came to hear. And, that is…

Orlando to Buy Pulse as a Memorial

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM The city of Orlando has announced plans to buy the Pulse Nightclub property, the location of the deadliest shooting in American history claiming 49 people, in order to turn it into a memorial. Orlando Mayor, Buddy Dyer, confirmed the city’s intention to purchase the site for 2.25 million in order…

The Cuban Vote: History and Tensions

By CHASE SPINELLI / Staff Writer   The vast cultural diversity of the United States plays a huge role in its elections. When viewed on a large scale, cultural and ethnic groups often vote very differently from one another, corresponding to the general shared history and tendencies of their electorate. These tendencies ebb and flow…

Know Before You Vote: District 3 Senate

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM For the office of District 3 State Senator Tallahassee has two options: incumbent Democrat Bill Montford or little-known Republican challenger Nancy Miller. Montford has served as a state senator since 2010 and is hoping to continue his service. Miller has no previous political service experience but she is passionate about…