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How to critique the source and the story

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In the past month or so, you’ve read a lot about housekeepers, their management and the “sit-down” policy in this newspaper. This is good. Coverage of the policy, which requires housekeepers to get permission for extra breaks, should be the DTH’s sweet spot — it’s an issue readers are talking about and the paper is in an ideal position to cover.










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Laying out the rules of laziness

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The other day I attempted to turn off my light without leaving the warm confines of my bed. After stretching and struggling for a good minute and a half, I thought to myself “God! How pathetically lazy am I that I can’t even get out of bed to turn out a light?” Is there any possible way to justify this egregious act of sloth? I determined that while my specific act of laziness may have been inexcusable, laziness in certain instances may be justifiable and even necessary.


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Shift to clean energy has to be led by Universities

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Over the last nine months, UNC’s Energy Task Force has been carefully reviewing our Climate Action Plan, seeking alternatives to coal and innovative ideas for reducing energy use. With the task force’s work nearly completed, it’s time to consider how this task force’s goals can be translated into a statewide effort to examine energy use at the 17 schools of the UNC system.










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General admission two- ticket policy is best choice

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Vote general admission two tickets policy for men’s basketball. It’s the best method for everyone, undergraduate and graduate students, die-hard fans and the newly initiated. Going to the games with friends is more fun. You can bring a date or a friend. You can choose between arriving early for great seats or arriving later with a big group of friends and sitting together.