Horny Siri has turned to suggesting some questionable sightseeing destinations. graphic by Conner Maggio

Siri 2.0: she’s back and thirstier than ever before

After years of sexual comments exchanged over iPhones, the AI finally adapted. For me, it started with a simple autocorrect. I was writing about how much I loved ducks when suddenly I was talking about how much I loved fucks. It was a bizarre moment, sure, but maybe my phone had finally figured out that […]

Woody Nelson playing a benefit concert for the weed cause during Springfest. graphic by Conner Maggio

Trailblazing Clancy’s New Green Deal

The administration is working toward floating its own New Green Deal, and it’s a bit smokey. There have been whisperings on campus about a new policy. President Clancy and the rest of the Board of Trustees have been slowly preparing everyone. They’ve been gaining support, having backroom dealings with deans and shaking more than a […]

Hanyu falls on the ice, suffering another injury. courtesy The Japan Times

Why so many figure skaters compete injured

Figure skating expert Hannah Robbins argues that the long-term consequences of top skaters performing injured are not worth the short-term rewards. Yuzuru Hanyu. Shoma Uno. Evgenia Medvedeva. Three world champion figure skaters who have skated injured in the past year. Instead of taking the time to rest their bodies and heal, they continued to compete, […]

President Trump’s latest action continued his campaign promise to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall. courtesy U.S. Customs and Border Control/Flickr

US narrowly avoids shutdown with partial border wall funding

After a tense week of negotiation and arguing, a second shutdown was avoided in lieu of President Trump’s national emergency. Monday, Feb. 11: four days until shutdown Both President Trump and Beto O’Rourke speak at the border this week. This marks Trump’s first rally of 2019. (119 hours until shutdown) On Monday night, lawmakers on […]

Campus Climate Survey inspires change on campus

The researchers behind the CCS credit it for the university’s new Title IX Coordinator as well as other preventative measures on campus. As the Campus Climate Survey circulates around TU, those who want to promote safety on campus hope that the survey proves an effective way to protect all students on campus. TITAN (the University […]

Sterling Taplin drives past a Temple defender courtesy Tulsa Hurricane

Golden Hurricane washes Temple away

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins covers the men’s basketball team’s win against Temple where the group came together after an up-and-down few weeks. Tulsa rebounded from their loss against Wichita State to beat the Temple Owls after a strong second half. Five Tulsa players scored in double digits with Sterling Taplin recording a game-high 14 points, […]

Tuktamysheva lands a triple axel. courtesy Orange County Register

Triple axel new ladies’ figure skating staple

Figure skating expert Hannah Robbins discusses the jump that everyone is talking about in ladies’ figure skating: the triple axel. This season is the first since the 2018 Winter Olympics, and with a four-year cycle comes new programs and skills. For the ladies, it was the triple-triple combination jump last cycle. This time, they continue […]

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Tulsa starts strong, falls to Temple

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins discusses the Golden Hurricane’s struggle to break their three-game losing streak as they failed to capitalize on an early lead. The Golden Hurricane’s hope of breaking their three-game losing streak were dashed on Tuesday evening. After a strong start where Tulsa matched and even led against the Temple Owls, Tulsa faltered […]

Medvedeva executes her routine. courtesy Cribeo

Figure skating scoring biased

Skating expert Hannah Robbins discusses the subjective nature of the Program Components Score in figure skating and how judges have changed the results with personal preferences. During the 2018 Winter Olympics Ladies Free Program, something happened that I had never seen before in figure skating. Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova tied for first place in […]