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E. Benjamin Samuels

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Quincy

Spotted on Plympton Street

Quincy House residents, rejoice! If you were worried about that feeling of isolation a few hundred feet down Plympton Street, ...

No Soup For You!
Harvard Square

No Soup For You!

Waitin' For Some Soup
Harvard Square

Waitin' For Some Soup

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Costumed fans line up outside of the soon-to-be-closed AMC Loews Harvard Square 5 to see one of the last midnight screenings of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."

Harvard Square

Late Night Food Fight: The Kong

Let me explain to you why the Kong is more than a restaurant—it is a home, a palace of Chinese greatness, Harvard’s capital of good times.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball To Face Memphis, Cal, St. Mary's Next Season

CBSSports’ Jon Rothstein reported earlier today that Harvard will face Saint Mary’s, California, and Memphis in 2012-2013, all on the road.

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The Burrito Brawl: A Case for Boloco

Of all the arguments made against Boloco when trying to determine Harvard Square’s best burrito, perhaps the most common is that it’s the least “authentic.”

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Football

MALE BREAKOUT PLAYER OF THE YEAR, RUNNER-UP: Colton Chapple

Few could have predicted Chapple’s success.

Football

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR, RUNNER-UP: Josue Ortiz

In a year during which Ortiz was a one-man highlight reel, his proposal at the Yale Bowl, one of the lasting memories from the season, capped off a dominant campaign on the defensive line.

Football

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Fans storm the field to celebrate 2011's installment of The Game, just one of the many contests for which NBC Sports Network has newly negotiated broadcast rights.

Harvard Baseball's Rendition of "Call Me, Maybe"
Baseball

Baseball's Rendition of "Call Me Maybe"

This is not exactly what Steinbeck or a grizzled baseball veteran might have in mind for the great American highway.

Harvard Fans Make Predictions for March Madness Game
Men's Basketball

Harvard Fans Make Predictions for March Madness Game

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Changes Dynamic on Campus

I would be inclined to say that this is the biggest sports story at Harvard in a very long time, and to be honest, I have no idea how the campus would react.

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

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Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?