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Book Review: Young writer brings laughs and gore

<i>Book Review</i>: Young writer brings laughs and gore

Their skin is decomposed and smells rancid. The expression on their face looks like they were punched in the face with a shovel. They can’t think, they can’t run and they live on a well balanced diet of brains.

Book Review: Cracked writer tackles Internet crash

<i>Book Review</i>: Cracked writer tackles Internet crash

What would your life be without the Internet? Cracked.com writer Wayne Gladstone’s new novel imagines a world where the Internet is dead and the struggles people face.

Book Review: Pugilist presidents will knock you out

<i>Book Review</i>: Pugilist presidents will knock you out

“How to Fight Presidents: Defending Yourself Against the Badasses Who Ran This Country” is a humorist’s guide to battling the mostly brave and some wimpy presidents who made our country great.

Book Review: Handler tries to handle South Africa

<i>Book Review:</i> Handler tries to handle South Africa

After having ACL surgery for a bad knee, the best thing to do is take plenty of time to relax, stay off your feet and maybe work from home. But for E! Network’s Chelsea Handler, knee rehab consists of planning a safari in South Africa with plenty of friends, booze and Xanax.

Book Review: Cabby recalls eccentric passengers

<i>Book Review</i>: Cabby recalls eccentric passengers

Steady work for a D-list comedian is hard to come by, so when your wife announces she is pregnant with your first child you have to make a big change in your life.

Book Review: ‘Office’ actor pens quirky tales

<i>Book Review</i>: 'Office' actor pens quirky tales

When the publisher Knopf announced last year that Emmy Award-winning comedy actor B.J. Novak from “The Office” had signed on to a two-book seven figure deal, the assumptions were obvious. Novak would remain where he has had the most experience with: comedy.

Millennials face uncertain financial futures

Beats by Dre: $300. LouisVuitton Monogram­ouflage bag: $2,000. Realizing you have frivolously spent all your earnings on impulse purchases: horrendous.

Faculty share their teaching savvy

Faculty share their teaching savvy

Twelve University of La Verne faculty from a variety of disciplines gathered at the Campus Center Ballroom to present their approaches to teaching excellence before students and colleagues for the Celebration of Teaching event on Nov. 15.

Exhibit reveals the god in all of us

Exhibit reveals the god in all of us

Three of D’Mark’s five pieces from his oil color paintings, “When I am god,” are on loan until the end of 2014 in the West Gallery in the Campus Center.

Research Day marks 10th year

Research Day marks 10th year

The University of La Verne held its 10th annual Research and Professional Activity Day Tuesday at the Abraham Campus Center Ballroom where students and faculty presented works in their various fields.

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