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Chocolate: Its history and why we we love it for Valentine’s Day

Chocolate: Its history and why we we love it for Valentine's Day

McClatchy Tribune

February 12, 2014

Forrest Gump’s mother compared chocolate to life when she said, “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get.”Chocolate is ancient, but iconic - regardless of marketability - and it is one of the most popular traditions during Valentine’s Day.Zach Smith is a junior b...

Soap operas in South Korea reflect passion and drama

Soap operas in South Korea reflect passion and drama

McClatchy Tribune

February 5, 2014

South Korean dramas can be filled with as much comedy or drama as Latin telenovelas or  American soap operas, but without the time commitment. American soap operas such as “Days of Our Lives” can be on the air for over 40 yearswhereas South Korean dramas usually run about 16 to 20 episodes in the sp...

GUEST BLOG: Raw politics with Rae

Assistant Government Professor James DeShaw Rae:Photo courtesy James DeShaw Rae

James DeShaw Rae

October 3, 2007

The State Hornet does not necessarily endorse the opinions expressed in this blog. James DeShaw Rae is an assistant government professor at Sacramento State, and is not affiliated with The State Hornet. In looking for a photograph to attach to this blog as a way of visual self-introduction, I had to sort th...