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Sam Pepper’s latest prank spikes negative reactions

Sam Pepper’s latest prank spikes negative reactions

Jordan Hanlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Highlander

December 7, 2015

Twenty-six year old Youtuber, Sam Pepper is known for his outrageous pranks on YouTube, but his latest video has the world on edge. Last week Pepper uploaded a new video to his YouTube channel showing him and Colby Brock pranking Brock's best friend Sam Golbach. In the video Golbach and Brock get...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — you’re doing it wrong

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — you’re doing it wrong

Sarah Schisla, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2014

Since when is it considered charitable to dump freezing water on yourself to avoid donating to a noble cause? The popular Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge asks participants to either donate $100 to the ALS Association or pour a bucket of ice water on themselves and nominate t...

The dangers of online shopping: what could go wrong?

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Editor

February 27, 2013

In this modern age of technology, online shopping is easy to do and allows people to purchase items from the comfort of their own homes. However, there are some downsides that the general public should first be made aware of before deciding to buy items via the Internet. First and foremost are the...

Mom was wrong about earthquakes

Mom was wrong about earthquakes

March 25, 2011

Japan's earthquake scare has made many paranoid about what to do and what will happen during one of these disasters. There are many myths as to what to do when an earthquake occurs. In cartoons, we often see a house collapsing and the door frame being the only thing  that remains standing. ????From this, came the belief that a doorway is the safest ...

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