The Orion

Not “Guilty” Pleasures

Not “Guilty” Pleasures

Allison Galbreath

February 8, 2015


Filed under Blogs, Opinion

Everyone has at least one guilty pleasure, whether it be a show or pastime or some other rarely admitted secret that is a bit embarrassing to admit. For instance, one of my guilty pleasures is the show Pretty Little Liars. I love it. But to only a select few will I admit I watch it. I’ve...

How a lone fart set me free.

How a lone fart set me free.

Alyssa Dunning

December 4, 2014


Filed under Blogs, Opinion

The other day I was asking my professor if I could use the word "dick" — meaning a jerk — in my final project because it rhymed. Someone overheard and yelled out to the rest of the class that I was asking about dicks. I looked up and just nodded and laughed. I wasn't always this way. I used to c...

When good nicknames go bad

Zachary Phillips

March 28, 2014


Filed under Blogs, Opinion

Flash. Spark. Ace. Tank. Nicknames are an inevitable part of developing one's identity. While most nicknames are relatively playful jabs at some memory or achievement, others can fall far short of flattery. Chunk. Squirt. Fruit-Dump. Doody-Butt. For those whose existences are marred by an embarrassing nick...

X
The student news site of California State University, Chico
embarrassing