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Point: Going out in Oakland gives a feeling of home

Point: Going out in Oakland gives a feeling of home

By Henry Glitz | Opinions Editor

April 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Read Assistant Opinions Editor Sarah Shearer's counterpoint column here. Like most Pitt students of age, I only really have a hazy recollection — at best —of going to Peter’s Pub on my 21st birthday last summer. It was late May, and the usually jammed upper dance floor was a fraction les...

Counterpoint: Going out in Oakland isn’t worth the time

Counterpoint: Going out in Oakland isn’t worth the time

By Sarah Shearer | Assistant Opinions Editor

April 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Read Opinions Editor Henry Glitz's point column here. I was flipping through last year’s journal and found a pie chart I drew on one of the pages. I had divided it into two sections — the smaller third read “I like wine this much,” and the larger two-thirds, “and tea this much.” Be...

Point-Counterpoint: Bootleggers represents the classic bar

Point-Counterpoint: Bootleggers represents the classic bar

By Amber Montgomery | Opinions Editor

April 14, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinions

No alcohol-themed edition of The Pitt News would be complete without an argument for the best bar in Oakland. This year, we’re bringing you two takes on the controversial issue. Read and enjoy as two of our editors square off on their opinions for the best place to grab a drink in our beloved Oaklan...

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