Month: January 2012

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Lady Pirates Lose 1st Conference Game of the Season

Shauna Cook- The Corsair Jan.11 was a big night for the LadyPirates as they step into their first conference of the season against Gulf Coast Community College. Lady Pirates were off to a good start taking the lead. With 6:40 left on the clock in the first half, Gulf Coast tied the game and then...

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Pirates Win Against St. Johns River State College

Shauna Cook The Corsair Jan. 3 was a win for the Pirates leading the whole way through against St. Johns River. In the first half, Pirates led 41-28. Coming back into the second half, Pirates maintained their confidence winning the game 66-51. It was a success for the Pirates with every player that stepped out...

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PSC student enjoys roles in theater productions

Stephen Harwick The Corsair It’s an impressive resume, boasting some of the most diverse characters on stage: Pap Finn (“Big River), Uncle Henry (“The Wizard of Oz”), the Hamburgler (“Superman”), and Amos Hart (“Chicago”) – all played by the very talented Pensacola State College theater major Kip Hayes. His most recent role was that of...

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SWERVE/Dance Company

  Travis DeSimone.   Corsair. Last Saturday evening I left my house for the Ashemore Fine Arts Auditorium with a job to do. I was to cover the SWERVE/Dance company’s performance. I didn’t know what to expect at first, contemporary dance is a misunderstood art form. I love the theater and participate in some performance...

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Pensacola State College a top destination for military veterans

Drexel Cotton The Corsair Pensacola State College student Billy Williams was in the U. S. Navy for 23 years. When he retired two years ago, it was tough for him to find work. “There aren’t many jobs for what I did in the Navy. I was a boatswain’s mate,” said Williams. Williams decided the time...

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Tim’s NFL Picks – Divisional Playoffs

Tim Ajmani The Corsair I gotta tell you: The first three NFL games of Wildcard Weekend were boring. Yep. Absolutely boring. NFL playoff games that are boring. Who would have thought it? Lets recap those three beat-downs. In the first game, the Cincinnati Bengals decided that they really wanted to play like Bungles, and got...

Black Books
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Black Books

Travis DeSimone. Corsair. Some days waking up is very hard, I don’t want to interact with people even on a good day. Sometimes I want to indulge in the finer things in life, like $1.99 wine and about 32 smokes. A splash of water on the face is a shower, and brushing my teeth is...

Withnail and I
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Withnail and I

Travis DeSimone. Corsair. This morning I woke up at a crude hour. Nearly seven AM and I had an impassable gap between then and ten thirty. With nothing to do and no way I could return to my sleeping, I did something I had planned on doing for a while. I got down to brass...

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Tim’s NFL Picks – Wildcard Weekend

Tim Ajmani The Corsair With the regular season finally done, NFL fans and players can focus on the most exciting stretch of the year – playoff time. Wildcard weekend features four matchups – two on Saturday and two on Sunday. In the past six years, three Super Bowl winners were Wildcard teams, including the Steelers...

Peep Show
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Peep Show

Travis DeSimone. Corsair. Over my winter break I found myself with a lot of spare time on my hands and with classes out I was feeling a bit purposeless. This on top of being so far from my family and friends had driven me to a bit of a low point. So I decided to...