grasping at straws
Welcome to yet another semester of brilliant
patriotic rhetoric and conservative commentary. Today's focus is on the
recent collapse of
Houston-based energy giant Enron, the
political ramifications of that collapse and the potential renaming of
our brand-new baseball facility.
book costs and parking fees
Tuition for 15 semester credit hours: $1,512.
Total of random student fees: $413. Estimated cost of books for this semester:
$300. An outlying
parking lot permit: $20. The know-how
to avoid paying too much for books and permits: priceless.
faces hard times
A new semester and another column on world
affairs is my New Year's gift to y'all. I don't know about your Christmas,
but my holiday this year
was pretty lucrative, despite the current
recession in this country.
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