Blake Jennelle

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It's the Biography, Stupid

Empty beer bottles, volcanic breath and a girl whose name begins with M—maybe—those are the seeds of fraternity lore, the

A Peace by Many Other Names

What happens to a peace deferred? More than 800 Israeli and 2,200 Palestinian deaths into the second intifada—deaths that scorn

Please, Sir, Could You Drink Somewhat Less?

Thanks to alcohol, a friend of mine celebrated the wee hours of Halloween at Mt. Auburn Hospital just over a

My Veteran's Days

Blacksburg, Va.—Save for a few lonely flags in the cemetery by First Parish Church in the Square, Veterans’ Day passed

The Son Also Sets

In its declaration of victory at the U.N. on Thursday, the Bush administration finally reached that point in every Behind

A Party for Those Damned Red Sox

I don’t think I really got those Saturday Night Live jokes about Red Sox fans and their rabid hatred for

Hornstine's Long Shadow

We would all like to forget the Blair Hornstine saga. In her precocious rise to infamy, from high school valedictorian

All Apologies in Bush’s Nirvana

LONDON—Apparently in politics, as in life, there are different kinds of intelligence, and no single intelligence is enough to carry


Till Finals Do Us Part

It’s a wonder that 96 percent of us will survive until graduation, considering the abuse this fine institution wages on


Bleeding for a Change

Don’t let unprotected sex with an HIV-positive partner keep you from giving blood to the Red Cross next week. As


In Defense of Drunkenness

Without a delicious abundance of keg beer to wash down our pre-game breakfast this Saturday, my budget-conscious friends and I


Recruit That “Other” Class

When hearts at Harvard bleed for the poor, the disadvantaged, the underprivileged or whatever euphemism we prefer, we almost always


When Sabers Rattle Too Loudly

The unexpected admission last Wednesday that North Korea has been operating a secret nuclear weapons program since the mid-1990s, in


Tobacco Wins When It Loses

A California jury’s decision on Friday that Phillip Morris must pay $28 billion in punitive damages to a lifetime smoker


Apocalypse Now

Although the trauma of last Sept. 11 has faded into the background, Bush has not loosened his stranglehold on public