Kent McDonald

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Kent McDonald

Column: Am I tidy?

Maybe senior year is far more about confronting grief than sparking joy. Maybe letting go does not require abandoning sentimentality. Maybe the most sentimental thing we can do is let go. 


Kent McDonald

Column: My phone is broken, and maybe I am, too

I look expectantly at the Genius Bar employee surveying my phone. He looks uncomfortable. Another drop of water rolls down my face. As I go to wipe it away, still confused about where this water is coming from, several more drops fall down my cheek. It takes me another second to realize what’s happening. I’m crying.  


Kent McDonald

Column: SOS: I have a crush!

I am afraid. I am afraid of so many things — climate change, the GOP, cockroaches living in my kitchen — but most of all, I am afraid of how much I like you.



Media

Governor Pat McCrory requested a special session for the General Assembly on December 13th. 

Governor Pat McCrory requested a special session for the General Assembly on December 13th. 


Governor Pat McCrory stands outside the Hillsborough GOP office during his campaign for re-election on October 17.

Governor Pat McCrory stands outside the Hillsborough GOP office during his campaign for re-election on October 17.


Donald Trump held a rally in Raleigh at the JS Dorton Arena on the NC State Fairgrounds Monday afternoon. 

Donald Trump held a rally in Raleigh at the JS Dorton Arena on the NC State Fairgrounds Monday afternoon. 


Governor Pat McCrory answers press questions and discusses the impact of the vandalism and firebombing incident on the upcoming election.

Governor Pat McCrory answers press questions and discusses the impact of the vandalism and firebombing incident on the upcoming election.


Members of the community gather to protest a new law that regulates transgender individuals’ use of bathrooms.

Members of the community gather to protest a new law that regulates transgender individuals’ use of bathrooms.