Growing up and growing apart

Off the Beat

Though my sister and I were raised in the same house with the same parents in the same Chicago suburb, our childhoods were immeasurably different. I have to wonder if that is what made us so different or if it was inevitable from the beginning that our life paths would split so drastically.
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Episode #4: Sex Under Pressure

Hard and Soft

Sex, for many of us, is scary. But sex for people with anxiety? Absolutely terrifying. In this episode, Chris and Josh chat with Alyssa Liu, a meme-lovin’, shit-posting third-year student and ASUC Senator at UC Berkeley, as they talk about combating anxiety in the streets and in the sheets. Thank you
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Episode #3: Semen Demon

Hard and Soft

In the third episode of Hard and Soft, Chris and Josh interview the infamous “Semen Demon,” a Cal student and notorious jerking enthusiast. Listen to hosts Chris and Josh take on masturbation, awkward roommate encounters, and triple-round bursts- oh my! Thank you for your support for Hard and Soft! Every
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10 pickup lines to use during Thanksgiving break

The first thing that comes to mind when we think of Thanksgiving isn’t necessarily romantic love. But for those of you who choose to stay in Berkeley during the Thanksgiving break, this is the right opportunity to find a significant other. Turkey day might be over, but the window for
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Rainy day pick up lines

Stormy skies. Drenched clothes. Sticky skin. Sounds like a romantic’s wet dream come to life. Take advantage of the falling temperatures and melt your cold heart by finding your bae in the Bay Area. More than half of the semester has already passed, and time is running out. Now’s your chance
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Quiz: Do you have Berkeley goggles?

Have you ever found yourself stopping in your tracks to check out a perfectly average-looking stranger? Or gone all head over heels for that special someone in your discussion only to be extremely disappointed when you finally wake up and smell the roses (or open your eyes, for that matter)? Well,
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