How to make this Halloween the best one yet

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It’s coming. The best holiday of the year is rapidly approaching, and hopefully this year it won’t be filled with students from the University of Spoiled Children. However, you might find that you’re sick of seeing angels and devils on Halloween. After all, what angel has time to wear lingerie?
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The classes that should be taught

At UC Berkeley, there are many interesting classes taught, from Drugs and the Brain to Philosophy of Language. However, practical classes that teach you how to properly be an adult are often missing from the yearly curriculum. So, we here at the Clog decided to think of useful classes that
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How to deal with nightmares

At UC Berkeley, we’re all much too familiar with the dreaded feeling of failing that next midterm or failing to convince the professor that we actually spent the minimum required 30 hours on a project that makes up a quarter of the final grade for the class. This is the nightmarish
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San Francisco

Broke and bored in Berkeley

Being a poor college student can be a struggle in the Bay Area. After Friday classes are done, your heart tells you to go and explore — have fun! Then, you look into your wallet. The hollow hole where money should reside tells you that this will be another weekend
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‘The sky in the east was bright red’

Survivors reflect on the destruction and legacy of the Oakland-Berkeley Hills fire 25 years ago

Twenty-five years ago, the Oakland-Berkeley Hills fire took 25 lives, injured 150 and left 5,000 without homes, causing an estimated $1.5 billion in property damage.
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Just Dirks things

Have you ever found yourself building a trap door? Or spending nearly a million dollars on a fence? If so, you may be Nicholas Dirks. At the Clog, we decided to copy #justgirlythings and make a #justdirksthings version for us UC Berkeley-goers to relate to.
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5 things you didn’t miss about rain days

When you expect an advisory warning email from the Berkeley Police Department more than you expect rain, you know something’s wrong with the world. Even though the rain this weekend was good for the earth, there were definitely some things we at the Clog didn’t miss about the water. 1.
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Quiz: Which bus are you?

Although the bus system at Berkeley can be less reliable than Chancellor Dirks, it has definitely saved us in moments of desperation. As a tribute to this wonderfully annoying transportation system that we have, we at the Clog decided to make a quiz so you can find out which AC Transit
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