TMW senior editors say their goodbyes, joyously reflect
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TMW senior editors say their goodbyes, joyously reflect

By Meg Britton-Mehlisch and Celia Heudebourg This week The Mac Weekly bids farewell to its own seniors. The incoming Editors-in-Chief talk with Rachel Wilson, Jamie Goodin, Ellie Fuqua, Jake Greenberg, Max Horvath, Maddie Jaffe, Eliza Ramsey, Allie Korbey, Kate Rhodes and Esha Datta. They discuss office memories and the Wac Meekly. TMW: This is the…

Grub on the Green Line: Ngon Bistro compares like no other
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Grub on the Green Line: Ngon Bistro compares like no other

This week, I tried a French-Vietnamese fusion restaurant called Ngon Vietnamese Bistro. Even though there are many good choices for Vietnamese food on the Green Line, this place compares to none other. The prices are a little steeper than the average Green Line restaurant, but the food will make you understand why. From the outside,…

WMCN DJ profile: Jacob Hill shares his love of vinyl
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WMCN DJ profile: Jacob Hill shares his love of vinyl

When interviewing different members of the Macalester community, the radio DJs are never dull. However, a lot of the DJs I meet wear the same light blue 90s jeans, play the same “alternative” music and plug in their iPhones when their hour of fame comes up on the radio. This week, I sat down with…

Grub on the Green Line: Trieu Chau offers huge portions
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Grub on the Green Line: Trieu Chau offers huge portions

Every week, I try a new restaurant on the Green Line, the light rail that connects St. Paul and Minneapolis. This week, I took the Green Line past Dale Street to a Vietnamese restaurant called Trieu Chau. Trieu Chau is a small Vietnamese restaurant, with waiters who care about their customers. The restaurant offers a…

Grub on the Green Line: iPho by Saigon, perfect for finals
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Grub on the Green Line: iPho by Saigon, perfect for finals

Part of the beauty that Macalester offers is having access to a varied selection of restaurants within minutes of campus. On the Green Line, east of Macalester, there are many Southeast Asian markets, bakeries and restaurants. This week, I tried the restaurant iPho by Saigon. Immediately when I walked in, I was pleased to see…

Grub on the Green Line: Tea House
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Grub on the Green Line: Tea House

Since the Green Line lies right on the campus of the University of Minnesota, I tried to find an easily accessible restaurant for dinner. I ended up sitting in Tea House, a crowded Chinese restaurant filled with customers far beyond the ages of college students, even during Happy Hour. Before I talk about the main…

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A boy and his barbeque: A review of Famous Dave’s

Upon coming back from getting a “highly-esteemed” product (an old iPod) from a guy named Brian on Craigslist, I decided to continue my capitalist-faded trends and try another “highly-esteemed” product: Famous Dave’s. I’ve seen Famous Dave’s products everywhere in grocery stores, and finally decided to give it a shot. Before I start reviewing the food,…

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