Daily 49er

Letter to the Editor – NASCAR diversity closing in on the finish line

Jason Kosareff

August 2, 2006

Filed under Opinions

In response to the article by Patrick Creaven, "NASCAR needs its Tiger Woods" in the July 27 online edition of the Daily Forty-Niner, I am a white-collar professional and former Cal State Long Beach student who never thought he would find himself a fan of NASCAR. One day, sitting bored at home with nothing to watch but the last 10 laps of a NASCAR Superspeedway race, I discovered that near 200 mph racing, with lots of bum...

Heat wave sweeps L.B., the nation and world

Aneya Fernando

July 26, 2006

Filed under Opinions

So, I guess we just can't take a hint, can we? The ozone layer is thinning frighteningly fast, thousands of polar bears are dying, the polar ice caps are melting at an alarming rate, but no, there's no such thing as global warming, right? Well, ladies and gentlemen, if none of that information directly affected you, how about the sweltering summer we've been having not just in the United States, but around the world? Don't...