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Staff Rants: West Elm Caleb

Staff Rants: West Elm Caleb

By WSN Staff January 26, 2022

On fallacious axioms Manasa Gudavalli — Multimedia Editor They say all publicity is good publicity… [un]fortunately, this was not the case for West Elm or for West Elm Caleb :{ On missing an easy...

Staff Rants: NYUs re-reopening

Staff Rants: NYU’s re-reopening

By WSN Staff January 24, 2022

On inconsistent restrictions Caitlin Hsu — UTA Publishing Editor Tell me why a 100-person lecture can be fully in person but we have to do newspaper production over Zoom.  On foolishness Kevin...

Staff Rants: The end of the semester

Staff Rants: The end of the semester

On leaving Ashley Wu — Editor-in-Chief I didn't know I'd be graduating this semester. It came as a bit of a surprise. After scheduling a meeting with my counselor, I realized there were no...

Staff Rants: The holidays

Staff Rants: The holidays

On “merry Christmas” Max Tiefer, Copy Chief It's the start of another holiday season and with it another year of adjectival inequality. Brace yourself for "merry Christmas" galore while every...

Staff Rants: NYU stereotypes

Staff Rants: NYU stereotypes

On nepotism Tisch: A school half-comprised of pure talent and half-comprised of nepotism and too much daddy’s money. Srishti Bungle — Deputy Opinion Editor On making New York City your personality NYU...

Staff Rants: The Mario movie

Staff Rants: The Mario movie

On Chris Pratt I will be using my Italian American privilege here to say that Chris Pratt will pay for his crimes. Jake Capriotti — Photo Editor   On celebrity stunt casting Justice!...

Staff Rants: Met Gala 2021

Staff Rants: Met Gala 2021

On boring outfits I did research, but unfortunately there was no American fashion backstory behind the plain mini black-and-white dress for the Met. Rosé pulled up in a Saint Laurent ready-to-wear...

Staff Rants: The Oscars

Staff Rants: The Oscars

On Viewership Who the f-ck saw live-action Pinocchio? -Alexandra Chan, Multimedia Editor   On Important Progress The Oscars format this year was bizarre. The Best Director category is...

Staff rants: spring break

Staff rants: spring break

On Asking the Real Questions What’s spring break? Is that a thing we’re supposed to have? -Jake Capriotti, Photo Editor On Gratitude I don’t know about the rest of you, but I am about as burnt...

Staff Rants and Raves: Vaccines

Staff Rants and Raves: Vaccines

On Dystopian Experiences Gabby Lozano, Dining Editor Walking through the Javits Center made me feel like I was the main character in one of those dystopian movies. As I made my way through the building,...

(Staff Illustration by Charlie Dodge)

We’re Resigning from WSN. Here’s Why.

By WSN Staff September 28, 2020

We, the undersigned WSN Fall 2020 Editorial Staff, have collectively decided to resign from Washington Square News, effective immediately. This was extensively deliberated in collaboration with 43 staff...

Staff Rants and Raves: The Emmys

Staff Rants and Raves: The Emmys

Rants  On the “Friends” Reunion Helen Wajda, Opinion Editor I never watch the Emmys and this year was no exception, but that didn’t stop me from having to see some of the cast of “Friends”...