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Truck

MIRACLE ON WHEELS

Spec

We've been on the road nearly six hours, three of us packed into the truck's outdated cockpit, racing against the sun's fiery ascent and watching cars scurry past like monochromatic beetles from our throne high above the asphalt.

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POP CULTURE APOCALYPSE

Vex Mosaic

Modern culture, from literature to television to cinema, has become obsessed with the contemplation of our doom. More specifically, we are infatuated with the conceived idea that a monumental change is coming.

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MORAL VICTORIES

Gobbler Town

Despite a twenty-five point margin of victory, the actual game told a surprisingly different story. Hokies fans should come away from the first game feeling good, if not overly enthused, about the rest of the season. 

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FOOTBALL BASICS

Gobbler Town

At the end of the day, football is a simple game—move the ball down the field until you reach the other team’s end zone. Then stop them from doing the same. That’s where the simplicity ends.

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QUARANTINE THE MARKET

Politics/Financial

The panic ironically comes in waves, rising and falling without warning like the very indexes by which it is caused. One morning investors awake to a plummeting sea of red that drags spirits down throughout the day like a fiscal ball and chain. The next cycle provides a relief-inducing hint of green and a glimmer of hope. Rinse and repeat.

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VT ROUND TABLE

Gobbler Town

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