The Paisano

Commentary: To kill or not to kill? There is no question

April 20, 2009

When I heard that one of the issues of the mayoral debate was to potentially make San Antonio a "no kill" zone, I about fell out of my chair. While not killing innocent animals sounds like a reasonable...

Commentary: Valentine’s day: bah humbug and bleh

February 9, 2009

Ugh - gag me with a spoon. I swear this holiday makes me nauseous. Candy, cupids and chocolate; it's cuteness overload and enough is enough. It's time for men to regain their dignity and demand...

Commentary: It’s okay to mark up your books.

February 9, 2009

Sometime in your college career one of your professors probably told you something about annotating your textbook. In case you've forgotten that means writing all over the thing, being an "active...

Editorial

February 8, 2009

Last week an off-duty San Antonio police officer was arrested on our campus for indecent exposure. According to reports, Patrick Muriel approached two girls (at different times and locations) in his car,...

Commentary

February 2, 2009

I hate football. I have never understood the value of watching over-sized men crash into one another over and over and over and over. Throughout my life I have tried to at least understand...

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...

Texas culture still has drama

April 9, 2007

There is nothing like a steady dose of Texas history, and that is exactly what the audience at the Institute of Texan Cultures got this past Saturday; and it's only a glimpse of what's to come. On Saturday,...

Is Texas ready to get Kinky?

March 26, 2006

    If Kinky Friedman were elected governor of Texas he would appoint Willie Nelson as state energy advisor.    UTSA students chuckled at Friedman's comment...

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...

Baseball: still an American pastime?

April 11, 2005

Baseball season just began in case anyone did not notice. For some reason, professional baseball doesn't do it for me, at least not until the playoffs in September or October. But why is America's...

Diverse environment contributes to education

October 27, 2004

Anglo-Saxon, Protestant, African American, Hispanic, middle-aged, empty nester, baby boomer, gothic, skater, prep. Whether or not you choose to catagorize yourself, campus diversity is important...

Tech Know: AMD processors beat Intel in value and benefits

October 19, 2004

Thinking about upgrading that computer? Is waiting five minutes just to boot up finally getting on yournerves? Maybe it is time to buy yourself a newcomputer. Computer prices are the lowest...

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