The Horizon

We’re more than paper

IUS Horizon

October 18, 2008


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The Horizon is a great newspaper and a great way to get information about what’s going on at school and in the community. But did you know that there is a Horizon Newscast online? Read More »...

Bail Out

IUS Horizon

October 17, 2008


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You're wrong

IUS Horizon

October 10, 2008


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If my aunt had balls, she would be my uncle. Well she doesn’t, and isn’t, and that would be only one of the things you would be wrong about. Read More »...

Not-so-great depression

IUS Horizon

October 10, 2008


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Finally there is a topic that is enveloping the national news that is capturing “Joe Sixpack’s” attention. The economy is going down the toilet. This is not the first time, of course, but few of us are left who can recall the Great Depression of the 1930s and ’40s. The stock market is seeing...

We need serious news, now

IUS Horizon

October 4, 2008


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It’s tough to retain your dignity as a journalist these days with all the crap on the air and in print. This week, I looked to corporate media to find some information on the elections. Usually, I stick to NPR or other public outlets, but for some reason, I ignored my principles this time. Read More »...

Ground control to Google

IUS Horizon

October 4, 2008


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I’m scared. I’m very scared. I’ve been using Google Chrome for several weeks now at school, and I really like it. And that makes me scared, because I think Google is going to take over my brain. Read More »...

Women live in fear

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2008


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We are a nation that thrives on fear. In the Michael Moore film “Bowling for Columbine” the director walks down a suburban street in Canada, randomly entering people’s homes. He is able to do this because first, he’s got some cajones, and second, because the citizenry is perfectly comfortable...

Bail me out — I’m in debt too

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2008


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As most of you have heard, President Bush and his posse are asking for $700 billion to bail out financial screw ups, AIG, Fannie-Freddie, Merrill Lynch and many more. All I want to know is where is this money coming from? Read More »...

Alaska

IUS Horizon

September 24, 2008


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Editorial Cartoon by Scott Gillespie...

Worst IUS Mascot

IUS Horizon

September 20, 2008


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Editorial cartoon by Scott Gillespie...

Access to information needs improving

IUS Horizon

September 19, 2008


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I’m not entirely surprised our police blotter seems to be a hit, but it is interesting to see how students are intrigued with which of their buddies are getting busted week to week, and why they’re getting busted. It hasn’t been easy getting it in here, though. After our first publication of the...