The Runner

Our view: ASI makes better effort informing students on elections

Staff Editorial

February 27, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

The Runner applauds CSU Bakersfield’s Associated Students, Inc. for announcing that candidate applications are open nearly two months before the elections. An email was sent out to students earlier this month with detailed electi...

Texting and driving takes the smart out of smartphone

Allie Page

February 19, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Opinions Writer  People should not send text messages while they drive vehicles. The act of texting and driving places lives and property at risk, and it can easily be avoided by using a voice-based service like S...

Is the Mandela Effect real, or a defect in human memory?

Bliss Streeks 

February 19, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Opinions Writer  Imagine waking up and your brother is no longer in existence. Your parents ask you what you are talking about, and state that you have never had a brother named John.  “Are you okay, honey?...

Both sides-ism: who’s right and who’s wrong

Allie Page, Opinions Writer

February 19, 2019

Filed under Opinion

For every person who has a strong opinion about an issue, no matter what the issue is, there is a person who insists that the truth is somewhere in the middle, or that both sides are equally valid. “Both sides” has become a ...

What are you doing for Valentine’s Day?

Jessica Manzo 

February 14, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Opinions Writer Valentine’s Day, the one day when you can finally tell your secret admirer it’s been you all along. The day you can shower that special someone because they deserve it.  And why not? It’s wha...

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