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Articles by Maxwell Howard

Maxwell Howard

Maxwell Howard is the Chimes Features Editor for the 2012-13 school year.

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Halloween guide 2012

Throughout Grand Rapids, Halloween is celebrated in a multitude of ways. Leading up to Halloween there are hayrides, hau...

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Everything you will ever need to know about the 2012 election

When I think about the 2012 presidential election, I must confess: I get a little queasy. I feel like I should vote, but...

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Intro to Podcasts

Some people think public radio is a dying art, but they are wrong. In a generation that grows up with iPods and auxiliar...

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Fall guide to film and theaters

It’s a great year for film; there is no doubt about it. Last week, Paul Thomas Anderson’s “The Master” was sent ...

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‘Centipede Hz’ shows awareness of context

In high school I had a Bible teacher who asked the easiest questions. I didn’t have to listen really. I would just rai...

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Inspiration for modern futurists

Jason Silva is a rock star. Kind of. He’s an optimist to be sure. Jason Silva calls himself a “performance philosoph...

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Philip Roth doesn’t understand Wikipedia

Philip Roth is no idiot. Let’s get that out of the way first. But Roth, author of “Zuckerman Unbound,” “Ghost Wr...