Team Name Mixup Cost NC State Spot in NCAA Tournament

When the NC State men's basketball team was left out of this season's NCAA Tournament bracket, many Wolfpack fans were left perplexed. In their minds, the Wolfpack was snubbed in favor of other less-deserving teams. However, it has recently been revealed that the Wolfpack was left out of the tournament due to a team name … Continue reading Team Name Mixup Cost NC State Spot in NCAA Tournament

Hipsters Mistaken for Civil War Re-enactors, Kicked out of Starbucks

Two men were forced to leave a Chapel Hill Starbucks Wednesday after it was assumed they were Civil War re-enactors. Turns out they were just hipsters. Jake Breen and Chris Herman, of Carrboro, were sitting at a table drinking coffee when they were approached by Zane Dombrowski, the manager on duty. "We were just sitting … Continue reading Hipsters Mistaken for Civil War Re-enactors, Kicked out of Starbucks

Anti-Eugenics Group Celebrates Build-A-Bear Closings

Teddy Bear enthusiasts were disappointed last week with the news that Build-A-Bear could be closing up to 30 stores this year. One organization, on the other hand, is not shedding any tears. BEAR, Bear Eugenics Are Rong, has been an outspoken critic of Build-A-Bear for years, citing what it sees as a slippery slope in … Continue reading Anti-Eugenics Group Celebrates Build-A-Bear Closings