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Top 5: Kirksville Spring Break ideas

March 3, 2021

Spring Break in college is stereotypically seen as one of the big events of the school year, with massive parties, copious amounts of alcohol consumed and lifelong memories. Last Spring Break, we went our separate […]

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Top 5: Albums for beginner metalheads

October 26, 2020

5. “The Black Album” – Metallica: The fifth studio album from Metallica was their most commercial up to that date, with songs neatly trimmed to ensure maximum radio airplay. Straightforward rockers like “Enter Sandman,” “Sad […]

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Song ideas for quarantine

April 24, 2020

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a pretty good chance you’re currently stuck in your home with a bit more free time on your hands. Have no fears, Connor is here to help you get […]

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“6 Underground” is full throttle Bayhem

January 31, 2020

TMN film critic Gordon McPherson gives “6 Underground” two out of five bloody magnets. Legendary director Michael Bay’s “6 Underground” is an insightful, thought provoking meditation on violence and freedom from oppression. Just kidding! It […]

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Playing Chess with Miss Smite

August 25, 2019

“But John… The rumors. They’re growing vicious.”  My voice carried in the open air like a wind chime. The rickety gazebo in which John insisted we held these late-night meetings was barely large enough to […]

Arts & Entertainment

“Cold War” is an artful love story

April 12, 2019

TMN film critic Gordon McPherson gives “Cold War” four out of five hammers and sickles. Spring is finally here. Hallelujah. There hasn’t been a better time to watch “Cold War,” a grim Polish love story […]

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Bold Lifestyles: David Atkinson

October 31, 2018

David Atkinson, a Truman State University alumnus, decided to grab at every opportunity to better himself after receiving an exercise science degree. After serving six months of active duty in Afghanistan, he went on to […]