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Tuesday, December 07, 2021

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"Lovers" by Ciao Paris, used under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Swamp of Love: Be a go-getter and go get her

Feeling confident is an empowering state of mind. What could be better than knowing you can do whatever it is you set your mind to? Aced a test? Check. Nailed the internship interview? Got the call today!  Got rowdy at midtown last night? Done. Remember talking to anyone you were attracted to last night? Oops.


Swamp of Love: Flirty vs. friendly

I know I’m not the only who has been in a situation where intentions are misunderstood. In today’s society, 20-somethings talk in a vague sense and beat around the bush. Wouldn’t it be easier if we just said what we wanted?

"Relationship," by Radu Chibzii (1992)

Swamp of Love: Cheating

It is a fear that every person has. Whether it’s rational or not or prominently shown, people are scared of getting cheated on. Scared of placing so much faith in a person, only to be betrayed.


Tips for holiday travel

So, you’ve booked your flight and you are ready to jet off! Not so fast. There are some essential steps you must take in order to make traveling a little less stressful.


Two bloggers sound off: Sweden launches new feminist movie rating

Did you hear Rachel McAdams is coming out with a new movie? Don’t roll your eyes. Yes, she’s typecast again as the “other-half” who loves so much it hurts in “About Time,” as well as in “The Vow,” “The Time Traveler’s Wife,” and “The Notebook.” At least we’ll always have “Mean Girls,” which I argue is her pièce de résistance.

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PeerFit joins the fight against obesity

In June of 2013, the American Medical Association officially categorized obesity as a disease. Along with other companies throughout the nation, peerFit has joined the fight against obesity, but it began years before AMA jumped on board.

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The 5 guys of Tinder

I downloaded Tinder Oct. 27, and I have to say, for a few hours- I was addicted. I never realized how many hot guys there are at UF, which made me wonder why don’t I ever meet them in person?!


Being into fashion does not discredit me

Fashion is seen as a female industry (even though there are plenty of men in it), and with that comes the idea that it is frivolous. In film and television, how can fashion and costuming match up to brilliant cinematography or a thoughtfully written script? 

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