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Apr 24, 2014, 5:49 AM

 Each morning I wake up to the incessant percussion of marimba—iPhone-automated, obviously. I roll out of bed, stumble to the bathroom, and pray to the overlords that handle McBain’s plumbing that the sometimes ankle-deep murky water isn’t a biohazard.

Apr 24, 2014, 4:44 AM

None of the actors in Broadway's Aladdin are of Middle Eastern descent. Is race becoming less relevent when it comes to casting?

Apr 24, 2014, 4:44 AM
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AJ Stoughton examines the rise and return of comedian Dave Chappelle.

Apr 24, 2014, 4:36 AM

A laundromat-cafe just opened in the East Village. Julie Moon explains the hybridization of cafes.

Interview

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Apr 17, 2014, 3:33 AM
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Mad Men actor Harry Hamlin discusses his character on the show, his education, and his advice for aspiring actors.

Apr 10, 2014, 12:37 AM

Liv Lansdale talks with Zambian Grandmaster of chess, Amon Simutowe. Overflowing with wisdom, he discusses his upbringing, life lessons learned through chess, and being the first from his nation to achieve Grandmaster status.

Apr 3, 2014, 2:35 AM

Pulitzer Prize winner and MacArthur Fellow Junot Díaz talks to Eye Editor in Chief Dunni Oduyemi about emigrating to America, being a professor, and what he wishes he’d learned in college.

Mar 27, 2014, 4:13 AM

Eric Wimer sat down with former NYC mayor David Dinkins to discuss his memories as mayor, why he loves New York, and his predictions for the future.

View From Here

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Apr 24, 2014, 5:31 AM
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Eye Managing Editor for Features Parul Guliani reflects on the Americanization of her name and what it has to do with her cultural identity.

Apr 17, 2014, 3:25 AM
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Katherine Whatley reflects on her prized possessions and the women from which they came.

Apr 9, 2014, 11:45 PM
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Dan Garisto, Spectator opinion editor, reflects on witnessing homelessness in the city and feeling unable to help.

Apr 3, 2014, 1:49 AM

Reflections on a "two-timin man" and the music it took to move on.

Eyesites

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Apr 24, 2014, 4:10 AM

Take this quiz to find out if you're #basic.

Apr 24, 2014, 4:17 AM

Eye editors dish on their worst and weirdest summer job experiences.

Apr 17, 2014, 3:37 AM
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Comparing and contrasting Easter, Passover, and Bacchanal.

Apr 10, 2014, 12:43 AM

A step-by-step guide to grinding and DFMO-ing at Bacchanal.

The Lead

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Apr 24, 2014, 5:44 AM
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Former Spectator Managing Editor Finn Vigeland joins four Columbians—two students and two administrators—in their morning routines and reports back with every peculiar detail.

Apr 17, 2014, 3:59 AM
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In this week's lead story, Suze Myers explores the pros and cons of studying visual arts at a school like Columbia or Barnard, and what an art degree from one of these schools might mean.

Apr 10, 2014, 3:24 AM
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This week’s lead story challenges the homogenizing stereotypes that Asian-American students face at Columbia, and investigates the lasting effects thereof.

Apr 3, 2014, 4:13 AM
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Sammy Roth investigates Columbia’s sustainability efforts and examines how we measure up to other universities.