Tag: ask amy

Ask Amy: Power Cords

Dear Amy, why do those stupid ends of power cords (you know what I mean, like the little accordion part), stop working at the most inconvenient time possible, like when you’re trying to finish your stupid essay?!?

April 2, 2012
Ask Amy: End of year stress

Ask Amy: End of year stress

Dear Amy, The end of the school year is quickly drawing to a close, and we all know what that means: time to freak out and write exams. Do you have any advice that can help us all keep calm and carry on?

March 26, 2012

Ask Amy: Colourful moods

Dear Amy,
How did certain colours come to represent different moods? When you’re depressed you are often referred to as feeling blue. You become green with envy and red with rage. When did this start?

March 19, 2012
Ask Amy: One-liners

Ask Amy: One-liners

Dear Readers, I have been trying to decide what to do with your endless questions about things that either I don’t know how to answer, or I have only one short sentence to say on the topic. I have come to the conclusion that even the simplest questions deserve an answer, so here you go. [...]

March 12, 2012
Ask Amy: The Point

Ask Amy: The Point

Dear Amy, What is the point?

March 6, 2012
Ask Amy: Music suggestions

Ask Amy: Music suggestions

Dear Amy, can you please provide a list of bands from various genres to help me seem cool to my friends?

March 1, 2012
Ask Amy: Stuffed Animals

Ask Amy: Stuffed Animals

Dear Amy, You probably have a plush toy or stuffed animal somewhere. What’s your favorite one, or one that you always wish you had? Sincerely, Stuffed Dear Stuffed, Funny thing is that I still have many of my stuffed toys from my childhood. All 100 or so of the beanie babies that were gifts, the [...]

February 14, 2012
Ask Amy: Daycare funding

Ask Amy: Daycare funding

I’m an 18-year old student. I do not have children. Why should I care about the referendum asking us to increase our fees to support on campus childcare?

January 30, 2012
Ask Amy: How did taste buds come about?

Ask Amy: How did taste buds come about?

How did taste buds come about?

January 24, 2012
Ask Amy: Questionable depth

Ask Amy: Questionable depth

Why do you attend to such dull topics, which most people know? Are no questions inserted into your box with any depth?

January 10, 2012
Ask Amy: How did the Grinch steal Christmas?

Ask Amy: How did the Grinch steal Christmas?

How did the Grinch steal Christmas?

November 28, 2011

Ask Amy: Persian Monkeys

Would you ever wish to own 95 white Persian monkeys, and if you did, would you charge viewers a fee?

November 21, 2011
Ask Amy: The Study

Ask Amy: The Study

I was at The Study today and was wondering what you would get.

November 14, 2011
Ask Amy: Good music

Ask Amy: Good music

Dearest Amy, What makes good music good? Yours, — Pensive in Praetoria   Dear Pensive in Praetoria, I have to admit that I was apprehensive about answering this question. It seems silly, I know, because your question seems straightforward. However, it is the modifier “good” that has me in a pickle. What “good music” means [...]

November 7, 2011
Ask Amy: Last-minute Halloween ideas

Ask Amy: Last-minute Halloween ideas

I’m definitely a last minute Halloweener. Most of my friends went out Halloween weekend, but I am working and am going to a costume kegger this Monday. I need to have a costume but don’t know what to be! Can you help me?

October 31, 2011
Ask Amy: Questioning dreams

Ask Amy: Questioning dreams

What is your dream “Ask Amy” question, and for God-sakes- WHY?!

October 24, 2011
Ask Amy: Living

Ask Amy: Living

What is the meaning of living?

October 17, 2011
Ask Amy: The student union

Ask Amy: The student union

What can your student union do for you?

October 4, 2011
Ask Amy: Cavern Stalker

Ask Amy: Cavern Stalker

Ye find thyself in a dimly lit cavern. Stalagtites poke out of the darkness above, and a thin mist surrounds.

September 26, 2011
Ask Amy: Falling in love with an octopus

Ask Amy: Falling in love with an octopus

If I fell in love with an octopus, what do I do?

September 19, 2011