The Paisano

Don’t criticize me for how I choose to worship

May 25, 2009

I have experienced excessive conflicts with members of the church about my radical perceptions. For those who may not know, attending service weekly is not one of my strongest attributes. I do believe that Jesus Christ was crucified for my sins, and I praise him and confide in him daily; however, my...

You can’t play the game ‘til you step up to the plate

May 25, 2009

1. YAL Poll: ~75 percent of UTSA students approve of concealed carry 2. Video Survey: 58 percent of UTSA students feel favorably towards Texas Legislation to allow concealed carry on campus 3. Test Question: 80 percent of UTSA students feel guns make the campus unsafe 4. SGA Survey: Inconclusive m...

Quit hounding Fox

April 14, 2008

The recent article by Adam Coronado clearly shows his left leaning bias-big time. Plus that he is rather naive. Of course, a right wing show like Fox News wants to show Obama in a bad light, just like he wants to show Fox News in a bad light (it's called Freedom of the Press). Fox does so because...

Letter: Baseball is still an American pastime

April 18, 2005

Baseball is and will always be an American pastime, regardless of publicity attempts from the Paisano's rookie of the year. While the Red Sox finally did win the World Series, it wasn't the only story in baseball last year. Roger Clemens won his seventh Cy Young award, setting the record for the mos...

Letter: Wanted: Brenner’s advice for syllabus

October 18, 2004

 Dear Michael Brenner,     I just read your letter about your pointless classes, and I'd like to ask you a favor. I really need some help on my Spring syllabus, and I thought you might like to offer advice.   This semester I asked my students to write som...

Letter: Wal-Mart building despite protest

October 18, 2004

  I wish that Ms. Erin Hennigan could stop the cheerleading for Wal-Mart and realize truly what Ms. Lamaison wastrying to say in her article, "Falling Prices Kill Culture."   First of all, it is very easy to say how great a Wal-Mart will be in a certain area when it is not in he...