|Wednesday, March 10, 1999||
Volume 64, Issue 110
Prejean: Death isn't the best punishment
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"I've just come from Montana," said the petite woman in a larger-than-life
Southern Louisiana accent. She explained that there is a movement afoot
in Montana to abolish the death penalty ? "and a lot of times, when there
are (such movements), the groups will say, 'Let's go get the nun.'"
For years, the United States has maintained a higher power over many
third-world and developing nations, often using force and manipulation
as methods of control. Such actions have influenced politicians in many
other western countries, who fear some sort of retaliation.
When the 1999 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo came to a close on Sunday,
Rodeo officials knew that this year's charity event was something special.
The UH baseball team rallied once in the late innings on Tuesday night,
but twice apparently wasn't meant to be.
So many tests, so little time
Civil Engineering junior Saul Forttannello took advantage of Tuesday's nice weather to study for an Electric Circuits and Machines test, outside the Technology Building. Many students are having to take their mid-terms right before Spring Break.