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Public Safety Log

By | Feb 17, 2011

Selected entries from January 29 to January 30


Celebrity Oops!

By | Feb 16, 2011

Making a public statement — that is, one of fashion — on her Feb. 10 court date, Lindsay Lohan showed up to the courthouse as though she were making a red carpet appearance. Sporting a skintight white mini-dress, the surprisingly sober star pleaded “not guilty” to felony grand theft. Lohan, who has been in and…


OMG!

By | Feb 16, 2011

Introducing every boy’s new best friend — BoysStuff’s Shower Breasts. This little gag gift is one of BoysStuff’s many gizmos and gadgets that are “serious fun.” Though their provocative design may shock more than a few conservative blokes, this plastic set of bosoms has much more practical allure than the au naturel pair. Featuring two…


Blog of the Week

By | Feb 16, 2011

Didn’t get the Valentine’s Day bouquet of roses and box of chocolates you were expecting? Or worse, get a text-message breakup instead? Well, look no further than the web for some honest ventilation. With pages full of passion, fear, frustration and rage, Letters I’ll Never Send is for every lover, friend, neighbor and stranger who,…


Hot or Not

By | Feb 16, 2011

Hot Get active Whether it’s hitting the slopes for some skiing or boarding, or signing up for yoga classes at the gym, staying active in the winter is one of the best ways to beat the blizzards. Physical activity boosts serotonin (a mood-elevating chemical) levels in the body, helping fend off any signs of seasonal…


Restaurant Renaissance

By | Feb 16, 2011

TAKE A DATE Mira Mediterranean Bistro 311 Third St. 272-6472 Tucked behind a gas station in the middle of a shopping strip, adjacent to a Rent-A-Center, rests the steel-blue façade of Mira Mediterranean Bistro, glimmering with tea candles in the entryway. The cool hues of the decorations inside find balance with the dark wood tones…


In Depth

By | Feb 15, 2011

Improvements and Deficiencies in IC Athletic Facilities


WTF

By | Feb 10, 2011

Hey, single ladies! No need to fret this Valentine’s Day. Flossie Magazine promises to give every independent woman what she needs — vending machines dispensing men. The world’s first Man Vending Machine in Auckland, New Zealand, is fully stocked with a selection of real-life single men (not to mention vibrators) to satisfy those daring enough…


Public Safety Log

By | Feb 10, 2011

JANUARY 25 Case status change LOCATION: Friends Hall SUMMARY: Officer reported books that had been reported stolen on Jan. 24 from Friends Hall were not stolen but were found by an unknown person and turned over to found property. Larceny unfounded. Patrol Officer Brad Bates. Conduct code violation LOCATION: Terraces SUMMARY: Three people judicially referred…


Celebrity Oops!

By | Feb 10, 2011

Handing paparazzi another photo-op, former Disney star and “Transformers” lead Shia LaBeouf was up to his after-hours antics yet again. Some weekend boozing at the Mad Bulls Tavern in Sherman Oaks, Calif., late Friday night ended with the celeb in handcuffs. After refusing to take pictures with a fan at the bar, LaBeouf attempted a…


Guilty Pleasures

By | Feb 9, 2011

Months before the arrival of the universally celebrated day of love — typically graffitied with red and pink hearts on wall calendars of love-sick individuals — lustful lovers start their annual collection of cheesy romantic songs to set the mood early. Topping such playlists are classics like Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” and…


Taking time off

By | Feb 9, 2011

The first gap year incentive that Ithaca College used to help deal with over-enrollment turned a major problem into a success for some students.