Clog’s favorite summer movies

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We at the Clog have started preparing for the moment when summer officially ends. When we are sitting in our classrooms staring outside at grey skies, the summer blues may be too strong to fight off without a little help. That’s why we have created this list of quintessential summer movies
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Clog book club: creepy prep schools

Classes start soon, and we aren’t looking forward to the long nights at Main Stacks, scrambling to finish essays and stressing over problem sets. To make ourselves feel better, we’ve compiled a list of books set in creepy, elite schools that really put our problems in perspective. Because as bad
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End-of-summer blues playlist

Summer’s coming to an end, and we’re feeling lazy, overheated and a touch melancholic. We’ve still got some time, but it’s like one long Sunday — a free day, but a hot and sluggish one, marred by the dread of Monday and the thought of having to pull ourselves together. So here’s
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Clog’s thoughts on Outside Lands

This weekend, from Friday through Sunday, San Francisco hosted the seventh Outside Lands Festival. Along with musicians from all over the globe, the festival highlighted visual artists, comedians and local foods. With its sporadic weather, huge crowds and overpriced merchandise, Outside Lands is every old man’s worst nightmare, yet it’s
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Clog book club: Throwback

Whether we’re in our childhood homes for the summer or walking past the summer camps on Memorial Glade on the way to class every day, summertime is making us nostalgic. We’re missing the long hot days we spent showing off on the monkey bars and hoping our sandcastle moats would
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Most checked-out books from Berkeley Public Library

When we asked the woman at the reference desk of the Berkeley Public Library’s Central Library, located off Shattuck Avenue, about the most checked-out books in their system, she said we might be able to find more information upstairs, but she was pretty sure it was the Holy Bible. It’s certainly a
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GOP debate drinking game

On Thursday, in a highly anticipated debate dually hosted by Fox News and Facebook, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie and John Kasich will be going head to head. Fox News determined these to be the top 10 GOP candidates through several
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Clog book club: Books about Books

“Write what you know,” the cliche goes, and novelists certainly know books. They read them, they write them, and they write about them. This week’s theme is Books about Books — rescued books, secret books, book clubs, books with a past and books that demand to be read.   1.
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5 things we loved about the ‘I am Cait’ premiere

On Sunday, July 26, reality series “I Am Cait” premiered on E!, documenting Caitlyn Jenner’s public transition and her development as a spokesperson for the transgender community. The series aims to represent the struggles faced by transgender folks as authentically as possible. Jenner hopes to use her platform to spotlight
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