Day: January 12, 2015


Life Lessons





Senior captains lead the way

Correction: Madi Hess’ name was misspelled in an earlier version of this article. The Mercury regrets this error. Senior guards top team in...


Passing on the pigskin

Athletic Director confirms: UTD is not interested in starting a football team in the near future, other UT system schools toil to start...

CommentaryLife & Arts

Dull script weakens WWII story

“Unbroken” tells the unbelievable true story of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic long distance runner who was captured by Japanese troops during World War...

CommentaryLife & Arts

What’s coming up in 2015

         B4.DA.$$           JOEY BADA$$           JAN. 20           New...

CommentaryLife & Arts


  As a college student and as a journalist, I consume entirely too many calories drinking coffee and tea. I love drinking coffee...

CommentaryLife & Arts

Aussie actress shines in time travel drama

“Predestination” offers standard plot but emotional performances Time travel in films is always a tricky ordeal. Unlike most sci-fi fare, these movies often...

Life & Arts

Local film highlights mystery surrounding human trafficking

Amber Stevens was just a normal girl who, like many teens, would sneak out of her parent’s house to find a good party....


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