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KICKOFF INSIDE At Florida, defensive tackle Dominique Easley has made a name for himself as much for his play as for his on-field dancing. But his story is deeper than it appears. pg. 2 Saturdays game against Alabama will be decided on the ground. To win, Florida must rush effectively. pg. 19

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Here is the doll. The Chucky doll. The doll that has become Dominique Easleys famous accessory. The doll with the murderthe scariness of Floridas 282-pound defensive tackle. Or not. Chucky, to him, its not a horror movie; its a comedy, said Juan Easley, Dominiques uncle. He laughs at the movie. Its funny to him. Other people would turn their head when Chucky was slicing people up. Dominique would laugh at it. Humor comes easy to Dominique, his friends and family will tell you, and it has been on display from the beginning of the season. Watch the Gator Walk, where he carries with him the doll, a birthday celebrations, when he will accidentally knock over smaller teammates with a chest bump or, as was the case two weeks ago, clothesline Matt Elam after an interception. snaps, or on the sidelines, or really ique will probably be dancing. He picked up his moves (or lack thereof, depending on who you ask) from his mother, Carine. She is of Haitian descent and, to hear Dominiques father describe it, traditional family get-togethers often transform into dance parties. Standing at the line of scrimmage on Saturdays, waiting for the opposing offense to break its huddle, Dominique will be swiveling his hips, tapping his feet, pumping his arms even in the rare moments when neither the stadium PA nor the band provides music. Perhaps because its easy, or perhaps because they simply dont care, outsiders fans, the media, whoever tend to accept the dancing as comedy for comedys sake, not realizing it is at once funny and necessary. Dancing, Carine says, is how Dominique focuses. If you take that away from him, Im not sure who youre getting, said his father, David Easley. It would send him into a depression, as far as Im concerned. He was raised that way. Like the dance moves, Dominique can be misunderstood by those who dont know him. Waiting in the locker room before games at Staten Island (N.Y.) Curtis High, Dominique wouldnt keep quiet; he was too busy pulling pranks and stealing stuff from his friends lockers. Coach Pete Gambardella said it was Dominiques way of dealing with pregame pressure, of keeping everyone light. Then, he would walk out on the People might mistake Dominique for being this tough, grimy person from the way he plays football, said Juan, his uncle. You see these pictures with this angry face on. Thats completely different from how he is off the A former teammate calls him Big Baby. His Little League coach calls him a big, sweet teddy bear. His fafor the boy who had to grow into his bulky arms and legs. Here is the photo. The photo David Easley still has from about 11 years ago. The photo that shows why Dominique scared unfamiliar parents. They thought he was a ringer, some older kid masking his real age so he could dominate the 8-year-olds. He was a third baseman, a catcher, a power hitter. He was also 4-foot-11 and 130 pounds about eight inches taller and 70 pounds heavier than the average boy his age. He was not bigger, David said. He was much bigger. Suspicious parents or not, at least Dominique was allowed to play baseball. He couldnt say the same about football, which was his true passion even as a child. Youth football had weight limits, and even when he tried to play with his older brother, David Jr., Dominique was still too heavy. He practiced with the Staten Island Hurricanes each week, but on game days he watched from the sidelines with Carine, who served as a team mom. He played basketball and baseball, but he kept talking football. Once he enrolled at Curtis, where no weight limit could hold him back, Dominique quickly became one of the areas elite players. He switched from linebacker to defensive tackle his sophomore year, and he thrived because of his size and surprising quickness, a product of his time on the basketball court. Dominique originally committed to Penn State. Then he decommitted. Then he leaned toward Oregon. Then he went to the Under Armour All-American Game in January 2010. Then he picked Florida. cial visit to Gainesville. The news surprised recruiting analysts. They werent the only ones. I was shocked, said Kelvin Dinkins, Easleys former Little League coach who remains close with the family. I think his mother was shocked. I want to say he got caught up with all the hype at the All-American Game, seeing all those other kids choose Florida. As soon as he stepped on campus last summer, Dominique wanted to leave. He was about 1,000 miles from home, and he soon butted heads with the coaching staff. In early August, reports surfaced that Dominique had skipped at least one practice. Rumors that he wanted to transfer soon followed. When Florida played Vanderbilt on Nov. 6, Dominique was left off the travel roster. Urban Meyer said the freshman was not part of the team right now. There wasnt a whole lot of communication from the old coaching staff, Juan said. The chemistry, it just wasnt there. It wasnt there from the beginning. Said Dinkins: He really wanted out. Dominiques family encouraged him to stay, and he actually caught an odd break when Meyer resigned in December. Well aware of the problems in 2010, Will Muschamp called DomiDominique had a fresh start. Here is the scrapbook. The book with pages of headlines and photos and articles. The book with evidence that Staff Sgt. David Easleys boy was making a name for himself, even as David collected clips while working in Iraq and Afghanistan. 2004, when Dominique was in middle school. David served in the transporbefore moving into a management position in which he oversaw supplies and people being transported, among other duties. David returned to the United States in 2005, but he served a second tour two years later, this time in Afghanistan. Even though we never talked about it, I think it was a rough time for them, David said. To raise his children, David relied on his family, most notably his brother Juan, who became like a second father to Dominique and David Jr. Juan would call or email David, letting him know when the boys were acting up. Juan tried to keep them focused on school and football, tried to keep them out of the mix, but he knew the burden of having a father at war weighed on them. They really wanted (David) to be here, Juan said. There were a lot of crazy things happening (in the war). It was nuts. I was worried myself. I didnt talk about it because I didnt want to make them even more uneasy. As Dominique progressed on the the Staten Island Advance mentioned Dominique after a game, Juan told his brother to look up the article online. Other family friends started mailing him the actual newspaper clippings. The scrapbook now sits in Davids home in Goose Creek, S.C. Even now that hes in the United States, now that he can watch games on TV or in person a precious sight David keeps adding clips to the book. He wants to show them to Dominiques children one day. When Florida played UAB one day before the tenth anniversary of Sept. 11, players with military ties ran out of the tunnel brows were tilted down, his mouth curled slightly a sinister look you would see on a murderous doll, the front his uncle swears Dominique After running to the sidelines, Dotional. Then, he started dancing. Here is Dominique Easley. Contact Tyler Jett at tjett@alligator. org. Editor Tom Green Assistant Editor Matt Watts Cover Illustration Dana Burke and Matt Watts Alligator Friday, September 30, 2011KICKOFF UF defense vs. Alabama offense UF offense vs. Alabama defense TE WR CB RT OLB RG DE C LG LT DE LB OLB WR CB QB RB SS FS John Brantley Chris Rainey Robert Lester Mark Barron Deonte Thompson Darius Hanks Marcus Roberson Cody Riggs Jelani Jenkins Matt Elam DeAnte Saunders Jon Bostic Lerentee McCray Dominique Easley Ronald Powell Sharrif Floyd Jordan Reed Marquis Maze Michael Williams A.J. McCarron Trent Richardson Quinton Dunbar DeQuan Menzie Jerrell Harris Jesse Williams Courtney Upshaw Nico Johnson Damion Square Dre Kirkpatrick Chaz Green Barrett Jones Jon Halapio Chance Warmack Jonotthan Harrison William Vlachos Dan Wenger Anthony Steen Xavier Nixon D.J. Fluker TE WR CB RT RG DE C LG DT LT DE OLB MLB OLB WR CB QB RB S S Often misunderstood, Easley refuses to hide personality FB Trey Burton MLB Donta HightowerDance NG Josh Chapman TE Brad Smelley Jaye Howard DT Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Easleys father, David, served tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan in 2005 and 2007, respectively. Easleys uncle, Juan, helped raise the Florida defensive tackle during the time his father was away. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Gators defensive tackle Dominique Easley is known for being a jokester in the locker room, helping keep teammates light before kickoff. CB Jeremy Brown (knee) LB C.J. Mosley (elbow) RT Arie Kouandjio (patella tendon) OUT QUESTIONABLE PROBABLEWatchingNobodys Like

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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 29 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Local police increase presence for gamedayNinety thousand people are expected to attend, pg 4. Campus buildings get new street addressesUF rush defense faces toughest test yet: Alumni couple donates more than $2 million for research in the College of Education, Page 5. 93 /61 CLARE LENNON Alligator Writer Fall Student Senate elections ended Wednesday, but some questions about the validity of the results still linger. District E tallied 535 student voters Tuesday and Wednesday, up more than 700 percent from the fall 2010 count of 65 voters. Students Party member Jonathan Ossip said party members are trying to get elections map experts to look at the numbers and conan anomaly. District E, the commuter students district, includes all ZIP Districts A, B, C and D, which include the areas around UF. If the permanent home address and not his or her Gainesville address, that student would have been placed in District E. Ossip said students receiving the correct ballot is vital to fair elections. He said when he voted in the fall 2010 paper-ballot elections, his address wasnt listed under the correct district, but it was caught before he made it to the polls. He minutes. He said a similar process should have been used this semester to avoid discrepancies. SEE ELECTIONS, PAGE 8 AMANDA COHEN Alligator Contributing Writer UF will show that compassion trumps rivalry at the University of Alabama football game Saturday when the UF Greek community presents a $10,000 check for tornado relief in Tuscaloosa, Ala. After Tuscaloosa was devastated by a series of tornadoes in April, UFs four Greek councils decided to start a fundraising effort titled Florida Greeks for Bama Relief. When we get a call that Alabama needs help, we immediately dont think about the football rivalry, said IFC President Rajiv Asnani, 23. We think, These guys are our peers; lets reach out and help. Each individual sorority and fraternity chapter has been hosting outreach events to raise funds and spread awareness including a Pie the Student Body Vice President and a FIFA video game tournament. Meredith Lynch, Tuscaloosa Incident Command public relations coordinator, stressed the citys gratefulness and that it will help the long-term recovery effort. The money will be used for rebuilding infrastructure and purchasing weather radios for low-income households. Asnani said each chapter was responsible for contributing $200 to the donation. We may be intense rivals on the football cessful Southeastern Conference universities that have a great reputation for doing great things around the world, Asnani said. ON CAMPUS MINA RADMAN Alligator Writer Red Dawn Gomonit wore only a blue bra and blue bikini bottoms with love written in pink. The 19-year-old biological engineering sophomore wore her underwear with pride last April in the middle of Turlington Plaza, ready to run around campus. Tonight, shell do it again. The semi-annual Great Underwear Dash streaks across campus tonight, beginning on Turlington Plaza at 11:30 p.m. More than 3,300 people have clicked Im Attending on the events Facebook page. Things like this are only possible in college, said Briana Rittersporn, a 20-year-old telecommunication sophomore who ran in last springs dash and will participate again tonight. SEE DASH, PAGE 8 Things like this are only possible in college. Briana Rittersporn telecommunication sophomore Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Andrew Hart, Students Party president, and Gillian Leytham, a law student and member of the Students Party, talk about election results in District E, which had 535 voters this year but only 65 voters last year.

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News Today Subscription Rates: One Semester (Fall or Spring) $18 Summer Semester $10 Two Semesters (Fall or Spring) $35 Full Year (All Semesters) $40The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator VOLUME 106 ISSUE 29 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 TODAYFORECAST WHATS HAPPENINGRosh Hashana Services Today, 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. UF Hillel UF Hillel will host two second-day Rosh Hashana ser vices at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the subject line to jflechas@alligator.org. To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 5 p.m. Please model your submissions after above events. Improperly formatted Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.PARTLY CLOUDY 85/64 SUNNY 82/59 SUNNY 80/56 SUNNY 82/53 THUNDER STORMS 93/61 TUESDAY MONDAY SUNDAY SATURDAY

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4, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 BENJAMIN S. BRASCH Alligator Contributing Writer After six years, the Tide is coming back into The Swamp. fans of the University of Alabamas Crimson Tide, and in their wake comes the increased security concerns of a major SEC rivalry game. as a premium game, said Maj. Brad Barber, Police Department. LSU, Alabama, FSU and Tennessee are all approached operationally the same. is usual for games of this magnitude, he said. There is a difference between when we play Florida State and Furman, Barber said. On Sept. 30, 2006, the last time the Tide came to Gainesville, 70 people were ejected or arrested from the stadium, he said. A sold-out stadium will watch the UF vs. Alabama game Saturday at 8 p.m., said Mark Gajda, assistant athletics director of ticket operations with the University Athletic Association. The Swamps seating capacity is 88,000, and 90,000 people are expected to attend the game. Tailgating will be at a premium, he said. parked in a non-designated area then the car will be towed by Superior Towing LLC, Barber said. ple need to arrive early and park in designated areas, he said. Thats the safest way to go. The city of Gainesville and Alachua County will, as usual, be very involved in policing the game this weekend. We are not treating this football game different than any other football game, said Cpl. the Gainesville Police Department. earlier and stay later than normal this weekend, hoods for parking violations. GPD contracts with University Towing, Valuri said. If you are parked on private property, it is up to the owner of the property to call and have a car towed, she said. Big game calls for upped security THE MUSEUM WILL BE IN GAINESVILLE SATURDAY. BEATRICE DUPUY Alligator Contributing Writer The traveling Florida ModernDay Slavery Museum is back to show that slavery is still present today. stops in Alachua County from Saturday to Wednesday. The mobile museum, brought to the city by the Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice, displays the presence of slavery in Florida from before the Civil War to the present. The museum itself is a mock-up of the cargo trucks used in a slavery operation from 2008. People were forced to live in it without any sanitation or water and you can see the shackles and chains that these workers were chained up with, said Richard MacMaster Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice assistant organizer. The museums tour through Gainesville will begin Saturday at the Bnai Israel synagogue. On Monday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m the museum will be on UFs Plaza of the Americas and will be followed by a presentation from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers organization in the CSE Building, Room E222 at 6 p.m. The museum was created by the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and the Interfaith Action of Southwest Florida. Mobile museum educates about slavery in FloridaSAFETY People were forced to live in it without any sanitation or water and you can see the shackles and chains that these workers were chained up with.Richard MacMasterassistant organizer for the Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice

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THE MONEY WILL EVENTUALLY FUND RESEARCH PROJECTS IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION. KATHERINE GREENEAlligator Contributing WriterAs the almost $2 million they had set aside began depreciating, Bill and Robbie Hedges were not worried about losing money but concerned about how to give more. In 2005, Bill Hedges, 87, a former professor at the College of Education, and his wife, Robbie, 85, set up a fund of about $1.93 projects at the college. However, after the money was set aside, its value quickly began to decline because of the stock market slump a few years later. After losing about $100,000, the Hedges decided an additional contribution was in order. The reason we added to it is that two or three years after we gave it to the university, the stock market dropped, Bill Hedges said. So we thought, Well shucks, we have a little extra money. Why dont we add to it? The couple added $63,000 to their original contribution, which was funded by the sale of family-owned real estate. The Hedges, both former teachers, set up children who fall behind in school and drop out before graduating. Bill Hedges said these students, whom he calls invisible children, are becoming more common in the American education system, and nothing is being done to help them. He said that after a year as a Fulbright lecturer at Chungnam National University in Daejon, Korea, he realized how many American students were falling behind. He said about 94 percent of children in Korea graduate from high school, while in Florida tional average is not much better. school, Bill Hedges said. A few years ago, the United States led the world. Its sad. Florida is a tragic case in terms of education. The William D. and Robbie F. Hedges Research Fund was created as a charitable remainder unitrust, which means the funds they are alive, but after their lifetime, the remaining assets will go to research projects at the College of Education. Because the funds are not directly availresearch programs are planned, but the portant is researching preventative indicators that would allow teachers and parents to assess which students may be at risk. The early learning, that predates school even, is so important, Robbie Hedges said. Elizabeth Bondy, professor and director of the School of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education, had Bill Hedges as a professor during her time as a doctoral student at UF. She said the donation is right on track with the goals of the college. It is such an important need in the state of Florida and across the nation, Bondy said. Bondy said much of the research done at the College of Education is funded by outside grants, and the Hedges contribution will be extremely valuable. The $63,000 addition to the trust will increase the amount of interest collected and increase the amount of funding for future research research the Hedges say is crucial to our nation. Ignorance and freedom dont go hand in hand, Bill Hedges said. And with this high incidence of ignorance, youre jeopardizing your freedom. We are very, very concerned about it. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 5 Andrea Vidal / AlligatorRetired UF professor, Bill Hedges, and his wife, Robbie, donated about $1.93 million to the College of Education to aid with research funds. Alumni couple adds $63,000 to original donation of $1.9 million

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Reader responseVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator .The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to letters@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. Column EditorialFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Elizabeth Behrman EDITOR Joey Flechas MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITORTodays question: Did you have trouble understanding the electronic voting system during the SG election? Thursdays question: Are you excited about seeing Sister Hazel at Gator Growl? 101 TOTAL VOTES40% YES 60% NOThe results are in for this semesters SG elections, and needless to say, there were a few problems. Although the make-up of the Student Senate probably would be about the same regardless of the errors, the situation doesnt really support the idea that SG is a corruption-free organization. So, without further ado, its time for our thank-Godelection-week-is-over-so-the-Unite-Party-will-stop-harassing-everyone edition of ...Darts & Laurels Were going to change things up a bit for this edition considering the circumstances. So to cleanse the palate we will be awarding our three We will be handing a putting-humanity-before-schoolspirit LAUREL to UF Greeks for giving a $10,000 check to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for tornado disaster relief. Next, we give a this-would-make-the-best-pet-for-a-Batman-villian LAUREL to Frank and Louie, the two-faced, two-mouthed, three-eyed cat who broke the Guinness record for the longest living Janus cat, nicknamed after the Roman god with two faces. This last event deserves a way-to-freak-out-the-Capitolpolice-who-apparently-dont-understand-satire LAUREL. Thursday morning, The Onion, a satirical news organization, began posting breaking news on Twitter about a fake hostage situation at the Capitol. Their tweet read, BREAKING: Capitol building being evacuated. 12 children held hostage by group of armed congressmen. Needless to say, the authorities were not happy, but their coverage of this fake event was hilarious. But now its time to highlight things that made us say WTF this week. To start off, how can we not throw a this-almost-putshanging-chads-to-shame DART at the Student Government elections. With around 535 students voting in District E this semester compared to only 65 last fall, how can Well, someone can and did say that. Thats why were proudly tossing a you-need-to-recognize-the-gravity-ofthe-situation DART to SG Supervisor of Elections Toni Megna. We should also note SG rules dictate that the system must be tested two days prior to elections, and Megna refused to comment on whether this actually happened. Finally, were giving a you-could-not-look-more-cor rupt-if-you-tried DART to the Unite Party. You already have the stigma of being a corrupt party machine. If you just joined in challenging the reliability of the election results, we might take your commitment to a fair process seriously. You probably would have won all of the seats anyway, so there is no point in dismissing possible technical errors. Have a fun and safe weekend, and be sure to check back next week. Cyberbullying should be treated as a crimeIt has been nearly a year since Tyler Clementi, former Rutgers student, committed suicide after his roommate streamed an intimate video of Clementi and anWhat caused Clementi so much pain that he had to end The reason that Clementis suicide elicited so much national attention not only stems from the fact that it delineated a culture of intolerance but also because it gave rise to a new problem in our society: the danger of cyber bullying. Since the evolution of the Internet in the 1990s, one of the most apparent outcomes has been the simple accessibility to cyber contact in lieu of human contact. However, with the invention of any form of technology, there are always some issues that are unforeseen and unthinkable. As Clementis suicide so clearly demonstrates, the Internet is a smooth and easy passage into the dark world of cyberbullying. Ultimately, cyberbullying is not about intolerance toward homosexuals. In essence, we are free to feel what we want about others. Whether you choose to accept the way someone expresses himself or not, there are always better Fortunately, New Jersey has made commendable efforts to challenge bullies in the future. By enacting the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights, the state has taken a national lead in deterring bullying within public schools. While the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights has grand intentions and cally address cyber crimes, which are often more harmful than your average hate crime. In fact, according to the Anti-Defamation League, although 44 states have bullying statutes, fewer than half offer guidance about whether schools may intervene in bullying involving electronic communication. New Jerseys initiative in making this daring legislative reform is nonetheless admirable. But we cant stop here. Treating cyberbullying as a rare approach, and we must under stand that it happens regularly. Recently, a 15-year-old freshman high school student, Phoebe Prince, committed suicide because of prolonged cyberbullying from a group of girls who harassed her for dating an older football player. Beleaguered by hateful text messages and taunting in the form of Facebook posts, Prince could only endure so much. Students would scream at her from one side of the library, calling her derogatory names. One girl went so far as to throw a drink at her from a car while driving away laughing. While some bullies are too young to understand the repercussions of their actions, Phoebes harassers were 17and 18-year-old students. They have no excuse. Whats worse is that Prince was a recent Irish immigrant. Why arent Princes bullies being severely punished for imposed law. Are we going to wait for another young person to end It is time we realize that cyberbullying is becoming a fatal crime. Laws must be created, publicized and enforced. thers did not write the Constitution to invite heinous actions into our society. Akansha Mishra is a pre-law junior at UF. Her column appears on Fridays. Akansha Mishraletters@alligator.org

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 7 A recent phenomenon in the marketplace has become a big deal in the past couple of years. green products on store shelves. You have seen these products: eco-friendly laundry detergents, all-natural shampoos, sustainable paper products. Many big-time manufacturers have delved into this world with at least one or two green products. Initially, this seems like a great development. Are pacts on the environment and taking steps to reduce them? Unfortunately, what I believe is happening is something that has been termed greenwashing. Greenwashing is the act of wrongfully advertising something as being better for the environment when in fact it is not. Sometimes, the resources wasted on may have had for the environment. Many of these greenwashing companies are large corporations with worldwide distributions, meaning somewhere along their path to prosperity. Truthfully, these companies would suffer dearly if their operations actually went green. They would have to reformulate many of their products, which would cost millions of dollars. What is actually happening is very similar to something you see on TV shows. Often, one token character of some racial minority is present in order to appease minority groups and to draw in viewers from these groups. The same goes for the greenwashing companies. They are trying to appeal to the environmentally conscious consumers by creating green products. They are doing so to increase revenues, not to save the environment. For example, Clorox has created a line of green products under the Green Works label that they claim are natural, complete with cute illustrations of leaves on the packaging. The truth is that there is little basis for this claim. The ingredients for these products are not even listed on the bottles, so whos to say what is really in these products? It is evident that Clorox created this line of token green products as a ploy to capture part of the eco-friendly market. The birth of greenwashing has made it increasingenvironmental impacts to do so. They now must sift through a sea of deceitful and outright false advertisthat are indeed green. What may be needed is stricter governmental regulations on how products can be labeled. The U.S. Department of Agricultures standards for organicgoverning label terminology. Fortunately, there is some hope for consumers who want to make a difference. Some third-party or products truly have minimal impacts on the environment. These groups evaluate products in multiple aspects, from the impact of extracting resources for the products to the packaging materials they use, only recommending those that meet their strict standards of excellence. Two of these groups are EcoLogo (www. ecologo.org) and Green Seal (www.greenseal.org). Before I get off my soapbox, I would just like to say that you can prevent yourself from being conned by greenwashing products with the valuable resources I mentioned. Do not waste your chance to make an environmental difference by supporting those who are just trying to line their pockets. Stephen Harris is a wildlife ecology and conservation senior at UF.Companies greenwash consumersGuest columnStephen HarrisSpeaking Out Villamil left out some detailsI dont know which budget Unite Party member T.J. Villamil was talking about in his letter this week, but it isnt one that was passed by the Student Senate. His letter was so full of misinformation that I have to assume it was an attempt to discredit the Students Party on an election day. Villamil is the Student Body treasurer, so he knows Student Government is responsible for allocating the full amount of the Activity & Service Fees it receives from the university $12.87 per credit hour, equaling roughly $16.7 million for 2011-2012. He knows this because he was chairman of the Student Senate committee that oversaw the development of this budget last year and because these numbers are printed in the Finance for Students packet availIts true that SG typically allocates the majority of its funds But SG makes that decision. Flor ida law gives SG the authority to decide how the money is spent, so only SG can allocate the A&S Fee paid by students. Saying that SGs budget is only $4.8 million is like saying the federal government doesnt have full control over all of the tax revenue it receives. As for his next claim: that SG doesnt use student funds to reimrelated costs? It reimburses them not only for their phone plans but also for their phones. Theyre even allowed to put this money toward apps for their phones. You know, so they have the option to downSG business purposes. As a former student senator who served on the Budget and Appropriations Committee, I am very familiar with the policies surroundto spend all of their allocated funds for the year. The unspent funds are placed in SGs reserves account, which is off-limits to student or spend it, your budget is more likely to be reduced next time around. Being the Student Body treasur er and a former budget chairman, Villamil knows all of this. So when he decides to represent himself and ing alleged factual errors about the budget, he should at least show some self-dignity by making sure his response is factual. Especially on election day. The Students Party has been nothing but honest about the numbers from the start. Its just unfor tunate how many students may have been misled byWednesdays hit piece. Alden Gillespy Former student senatorLetters to the Editor

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Participants arrive at the run dressed in clothes they wish to donate. Before the dash begins, the clothing is removed and collected in trash bags, and the par ticipants prepare to run across campus dressed in their under wear. Beau Bergeron, a UF alumnus, started The Great Under wear Dash in 2005. Since then, it has grown into a school tradition and is even featured in the F Book as an experience that students should have before graduation. The university approved the run under one condition: People must wear some form of under wear. Youre not allowed to be naked because thats indecent exposure, said Josh Kelley, a 20-year-old mathematics junior who ran in the event last spring. The race is less than one mile long. It begins on Turlington Plaza, circles around Library West, goes down University Avenue and turns back toward Turlington Plaza. Participants must remain on campus, or they can be arrested for indecent exposure. Kelley plans to donate the clothing to Operation Cover-Up Gainesville, a Student Alumni Association-sponsored service project. UF is competing against FSU to see which school can collect more clothing by Novembers football game. The clothes will be donated to United Way, The Salvation Army and other charities. Although Kelley said its tough to track how many people participate in the dash each year, about 2,430 people said they participated in the spring on The Great Underwear Dash 12 Facebook page. If we get half of that, thats awesome, Kelley said. Even 20 percent of that will be great. 8, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Alligator File PhotoScantily clad students run through the streets of the UF campus as part of The Great Underwear Dash. Participants required to wear undies of some kind D ASH, from page 1SG Election Commission to meet this morningerly, he said. Supervisor of Elections Toni Megna said she tested the system with senators after the Sept. 20 Student Senate meeting, which was a week before elections began. Elections rules state that the supervisor of elections must test the voting system in elections. Megna declined to comment on the elections rules. If students were placed in District E, their voting screens Tuesday morning would have indicated that. The page also listed each ZIP code not included in District E. Students who noticed zoning errors could rect addresses. After about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, students who were zoned for District E were immediaddress registration. Megna said students could have gone on to the SG website to check their district. Any students that go there are the ones that are interested in being educated voters, she said. the website were distributed during slating. She said she didnt know why the number of District E voters spiked this year. Maybe just more people live outside UF, Megna said. I dont know. At 11 a.m. today in room 284 of the Reitz Union, the Elections Commission will hear the complaints made regarding the elecParty. Wednesday, and Megna said she knew of ELECTIONS, from page 1 ASSOCIATED PRESS scrambling to repeal gun control arms in parks, buildings and other public places, before a new state law takes effect. It adds penalties to an existing statute that requires governments at the local level to follow state gun laws, which are generally less restrictive. The pre-emption law has often been ignored until now. The legislation is one of 29 laws that become effective Saturday. We can restrict having clubs, cant restrict them, said Kraig Conn, legislative counsel for the Florida League of Cities. The law imposes penalties for violating the 1987 pre-emption statute that covers ammunition and It merely says you have to follow the law and if you dont follow the law there are consequences, said the laws sponsor, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach. pushed for the legislation, saying cities and counties were ignoring the pre-emption law because it had no penalties. peal a pre-empted gun ordinance or try to enforce it. They also wont be able to use taxpayer funds to defend Gun law has state

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 9 THE FIRST EVENT WILL BE SATURDAY. JENNA BITTNERAlligator Contributing WriterUF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics is changing your typical Saturday gameday routine. As an effort to provide gameday attendees with a new method for tailgating, the AmbasTailgating event, with free food and games, on the Plaza of the Americas on Saturday at 11 a.m. According to Aldreka Everett, marketing chairwoman of the UF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics, people who attend gameday festivities tend to get out of control while under the sober environment for people to see a different side of tailgating. can be just as enjoyable and fun for everyone without alcohol consumption, Everett said. The UF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics is a student-based organization that provides the Student Body with information from the code and their rights as students, Everett said. Laura Matthews, assistant director of stuery once in a while a student is found in violation of school conduct on gameday. This event will hopefully provide a positive tailgating atmosphere and show students what proper gameday conduct should entail. Matthews hopes that a game as big as Alabama will attract a lot of people to the event and student ambassadors will choose to continue the event every season, if not every game. cause students need to be aware of their presence on campus and the expectations the university has for them, Matthews said. Justin Ishmael, a 19-year-old UF psychology sophomore, is skeptical of the success of this event. community, especially with an event so famconvinced it will change traditional tailgates, he said.Group promotes sober tailgatingON CAMPUS SAPHIRA LAZARREAlligator Contributing Writerend, but women are invited, too. From noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, students and alumni can enjoy food and games in the Murphree Area Courtyards for its eighth annual SausageFest cookout. The event is free and open to the public. At the festival, in addition to sausages, there will be grilled hot dogs and hamburgers. Vegetarian choices will also be available. T-shirts will be available for sale at the event for $10, and Murphree Area residents will also have the chance to pie their favorite residential assistants for $1, according to Carlos Guerrero, a Murphree Area residential assistant. All proceeds from the T-shirt sales and the pie-your-RA activity will be donated to the Humane Society. bring people together, Guerrero area, but pretty much everyone else on campus. There will be a live jazz band performance as well as an open-mic session. Attendees can slide down a 30-foot-tall water slide, SausageFfree food and a water slide, Guer than that.SausageFest returns for cookout at Murphree Its a Sunday afternoon with free food and a water slide. It doesnt get much better than that.Carlos GuerreroMurphree Area residential assistant

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10, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 THE NUMBER ALSO INCREASED IN GAINESVILLE AND IN FLORIDA. JULIA GLUMAlligator Contributing WriterThe number of same-sex households in the United States is on the rise, and Gainesville is no exception, according to 2010 census data released Tuesday. About 650,000 same-sex couples reported living together. Of those, 131,729 same-sex couples reported that they were married. The total number of same-sex couples who reported living together is nearly double what it was in 2000, according to the Associated Press. The growth in results shows that society is becoming more accepting, said Terry Fleming, co-president of the Pride Community Center of North Central Florida. Its important to recognize that LGBT folks live in every corner of every county in the country, Fleming said. same-sex couples could mark themselves mar ried and be counted as so. Floridas number of same-sex households has grown 60 percent since 2000, according to a Sun-Sentinel article. Gainesville recorded 367 same-sex partner households in 2010, up from 226 in 2000, according to the South Florida SunSentinels U.S. Census database. Because the general population is still not completely accepting of LGBT communities, people often misreport their situations, Fleming said. Many people are afraid to identify even on an anonymous form as gay or lesbian, Fleming said. Gainesville Community Alliance founder Joseph Antonelli said people will not respond honestly until they know theyre protected. Although the census data shows about 131,000 same-sex married couples, the number of legally recognized gay partnerships is much lower, Gary Gates, a UCLA demographer and Census Bureau consultant, told the Associated Press. Couples reported themselves married because they feel that way, Antonelli said. If youve been with somebody for 15, 25 or 50 years, would you not consider yourself mar ried? he said. Fleming, who has been with his partner for 14 years, marked married on his form. If I tell you that Im married, you know what that means, Fleming said. Census: More same-sex couples living together than in 2000Fleming

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 11 Dana Burke / Alligator StaffDickinson Halls new address, 1659 Museum Road, is located on the front of the building. UF buildings are begin ning to receive traditional street address to make locating by GPS easier. EMERGENCY RESPONDERS WILL HAVE AN EASIER TIME FINDING THEM ON A GPS. MEREDITH RUTLANDAlligator Staff WriterEmergency responders and visiting parents should have an easier time getting around campus because UFs buildings have new addresses. The addresses have been changed to traditional street addresses. For example, Turlington Halls address has been changed from the name of the building to 330 Newell Drive. The old building names wouldnt appear on GPS devices, which made it hard for emergency vehicles and new parents to director of UFs Facilities, Planning and Construction. Our paramount concern is we do not in any way, shape or form want to have an issue with emergency response, he said. The process of changing the addresses has been going on for Keith Godwin, E911 coordinator and communications secditional addresses made emergency responders jobs more difWhen you have a physical address, its logical, he said. It Signs with the new addresses will be added to campus buildings, but the names of halls and buildings wont change. Some & Wellness Center, already have their address signs installed.Campus buildings get new addresses in case of emergencies DANA BURKE Alligator Contributing WriterThe Internet is essential for life at least for Generation Y. New data indicate that one in three college students and young professionals 30 years old and younger consider the Internet to be as important as air, food, water and shelter. The data, which were collected in 14 countries, come from the 2011 Cisco Connected World Technology Report released Sept. 21. This is the second year the report has been released. Last year, the report studied employee behavior and information technology policy, according to the Cisco website. This years report focused on the importance and role of the Internet in young peoples lives. About 3,000 people were surveyed this year. Jeanna Mastrodicasa, assistant vice president for UF Student Affairs, didnt have email or the Internet when she started college in 1988. Today, college students rely on the Internet as a tool to do everything from research Mastrodicasa said. meeting we would call people on the telephone and say, See you Tuesday night, she said. The Internet has become the tool to be able to do things that people did previously using other mechanisms. having a car or the Internet, about two out of three people surveyed chose the Internet. Telecommunication junior Kamaron Scholl, two months after he moved to Gainesville, but something, or you could spend half an hour driving to and from somewhere to physically convenience that were starting to get used to. the Internet is more important to them than dating, going out with friends or listening to music. Food science and human nutrition sophomore Ruhiyyih Bannister, 19, agreed that the Internet is important but said its not more important than human interaction. The Internet isnt real life, Bannister said. You cant substitute dating and friends with the Internet. In the survey, 91 percent of college Seven of 10 employees in the report became Bannister said she doesnt see a problem ers if only appropriate content is posted. anybody, Bannister said. Internet becomes as important as air to some college studentsYoung people increasingly dependent You cant substitute dating and friends with the Internet.Ruhiyyih BannisterUF sophomore

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12, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Maria Hernandez / AlligatorLeading the Blind Bianca Cassouto, 19, struggled as she led her two classmates, Brianna Lusky, 19, and Dina Candiotti, 18, as they walked blindly through campus on Thursday afternoon. The walk, which went from McCarty Hall to Carleton Auditorium, was part of a class experiment for the students Exceptional People: School and Society class. REPORT GAVE 35 OTHER STATES FS. MINA RADMANAlligator WriterDo you know what Brown v. Board of Education is? Did you know that Miami once was the most segregated city in the United States? Most grade-school students in the United States dont, according to a report released by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The report evaluated how extensively states grade schools taught the civil rights movement. Fs. Alabama, Florida and New York were the only states to receive As. The states grade doesnt mean Florida students know enough about the movement, said Jack Davis, a UF history professor. Davis teaches the civil rights movement to both undergraduate and graduate students and said their knowledge about the movement mostly is limited to famous activists, such as Martin Luther King Jr., and famous sites, including Birmingham, Ala., and Selma, Ala. They know something went on in these places, Davis said, but they dont know individual events. Paul Ortiz, a UF professor who teaches African-American history, asked his students on they knew about the civil rights movement and learned that most of his students had minimal knowledge. Both Ortiz and Davis said students lack of knowledge about the civil rights movement is partially due to standardized testing. With the emphasis on standardized testing, history is always a loser, Ortiz said. The Southern Poverty Law Center also reported that states with less diverse populations were less likely to teach the civil rights movement. The problem is that too often school districts and states take the approach that civil rights history is for black people, Ortiz said. All students, regardless of race, need to learn how they are connected to the civil rights movement, he said.Florida receives A in civil rights history

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16, ALLIGATOR IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 12-7-11-74-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 12-7-11-74-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can deliver. Retail $4500, must sell, sacrifice $850 (352) 372-7490 12-7-74-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6 FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/ mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899 ___________________________________. DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box. Never used. 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6 **BEDS ALL BRAND NEW** **Full $100 Queen $125 King $200** Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name matching sets not used or refurbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516. 12-7-74-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-7-11-74-6 BED SET TWIN $49 FULL $69 QUEEN $89 KING $99 352-376-0953 4390 SW 20TH AVE 10-611-30-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig. Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 12-7-70-7 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND In the market for a new set of wheels or just looking to add a second to that collection? Want personalized handlebars or a fitted seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 12-7-11-74-10 UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS are underway... bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 12-7-10-74-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 12-7-74-10 MUSIC STORE NEAR UF-Buy-Sell-Trade@ Discounts We also offer music classes in all instruments & dance. We are the only charitable music & dance school. Scholarships available. studiopercussion.org 352-338-8302 10-20-20-10 THINK CHRISTMAS, START NOW! OWN A RED HOT! DOLLAR, DOLLAR PLUS, MAILBOX OR DISCOUNT PARTY STORE FROM $51,900 WORLDWIDE! 100% TURNKEY (800)518-3064 WWW.DRSS20. COM 9-30-1-10 SAWMILLS from only $3997MAKE MONEY & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmillCut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info & DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills. com (800)578-1363 Ext.300N 9-30-1-10 ELECTRIC BILLS HIGH? GO SOLAR! 60% OFF SALE ends 10/1/11. FPL/Progress Cash Rebates up to $21,000. NO Money Down, NO Payment 12-months. (877)2474938; www.Rebate.SolarDirect.com 9-301-10 DIRECTV Fall Special! Free HD, 3 mos FREE HBO/Showtime/Starz/Cinemax! NFL SUNDAY TICKET Free Choice Ultimate/ Premier Pkgs from $29.99/mo. Till 10/15! (866)419-5666 9-30-1-10 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 12-774-11 12-7-11-74-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Now carrying Vespa Scooters! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 www.NS4L.com 12-7-11-74-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 12-7-11-74-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $899. 1yr Parts AND labor warranties included. 3766275 RoadRatMotors.com 12-7-11-74-11 Road Rat Motors is Gvilles #1 service facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our customers! 376-6275 12-7-11-74-11SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 12-7-11-74-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds CARS CARS BuySellTrade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 12-7-74-12 WE BUY JUNK CARSTitles Only. Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3151 12-7-1174-12 I BUY CARS & TRUCKSCall Anytime 352-339-515810-31-11-42-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECKS!!!! 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN! NO CREDIT CHECKS CASH VEHICLES $999 & UP! 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 92 EAGLE TALON $999 89 FORD BRONCO $999 94 FORD TAURUS $999 96 HONDA ACCORD $1499 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 96 CADILLAC DEVILLE $1999 95 NISSAN 200SX $1999 98 FORD F250 $2500 02 CHEVY BLAZER $4999 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 96 TOYOTA CAMRY $1999 98 PONTIAC GRAND AM $1999 01 DODGE NEON $1999 00 OLDS ALERO $2500 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES CERTIFIED USED VEHICLES NO CREDIT CHECK MOVE VEHICLES $500 & UP! 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECK! 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 03 HONDA CIVIC $8900 04 HONDA ACCORD $8999 03 MITS ECLIPSE $7999 05 TOYOTA CAMRY $10999 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 02 NISSAN XTERRA $8999 07 SUZUKI VITARA $12999 04 HONDA ODYSSEY $9999 05 SUZUKI XLT $9999 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12

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ALLIGATOR 2001 TOYOTA MR2Spyder convertible. 5spd, A/C, yellow, Showroom condition. $6750. 352-339-5158 10-3-11-5-12 CASH FOR CARS! Any Make, Model or Year. We Pay MORE! Running or Not. Sell Your Car or Truck TODAY. Free Towing! Instant Offer: (888)420-3807 9-30-1-12 LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 12-7-74-13UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 12-7-74-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5053 if interested. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. Learning to rake knit hats to send to Haiti & other places. Call 352-219-6948 10-6-11-74-13 St. Francis House is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen located in downtown Gainesville and we are looking for help from volunteers like you. St. Francis House is in need of donations such as personal hygiene items and household cleaners such as bleach and liquid Lysol. If you are interested in helping, please contact Stephanie Breval at (352) 378-9079 or by e-mail at sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.com $$ CASH PAID, UP TO $500 $$ FOR JUNK CARS & TRUCKS RUNNING OR NOT, ANY CONDITION SAME DAY PICK UP. FREE TOWING NO TITLE NEEDED. CALL 352-771-6191 10-11-11-30-13 This newspaper assumes no responsibil ity for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. BARTENDING$300 A DAY POTENTIALNo experience necessary, training provided. 800-965-6520 ext 138 12-7-11-74-14 TUTORS NEEDED 1-on-1 tutoring at-risk K-12th grade students. $10/hr. 1-4 afternoons/wk. 15-20 min drive from campus. UF Fed Wk Study Permit req for emp. Volunteers welcome. Contact Sally at st23@cox.net 105-11-30-14 Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at www.gleim.com/employment 12-7-1174-14 $STUDENTS GET CASH ON THE SPOT$ For gently used clothing/accessories & furniture. No appt.necessary! Sandys Savvy Chic Resale Boutique 2906 NW 13th St. 3721226 sandysresale.com 12-7-11-74-14 DOMINOS PIZZA NOW HIRINGClosing Drivers. $100/night Guaranteed. Apply at gatordominos.com 9-30-11-34-14 Flashbacks buys, trades, and consigns clothing, jewelry, shoes and purses. We pay $. We buy name brands, mall brands, indie, punk, goth, urban, prep, hippie, retro, and costume. 509 NW 10th Ave. 352-375-3752 12-7-74-14 ANIMAL CARE TECHSeeking an honest, dependable person to take care of snakes full or part time. Duties include feeding, cleaning cages, weighing and egg collec tion. Position requires working minimum 24 hours/ week from 9AM-5:30PM weekdays only. Pay starts at $7.35/hr. Located in town of Newberry, about 20 min. from Gainesville. Email theanimalcompany@bellsouth.net for application and more info. 9-30-11-4-14 OFFICE ASSISTANT for real estate office. Approx 25 hrs/wk, afternoons and some Sat mornings. Tasks include taking rent payments, answering phone, filing, writing letters. Min 1-yr commitment expected. Starting pay $7.50/hr. Good PT job for student. Please send resume and cover ltr to rabell@atlantic.net No phone calls please. 12-7-11-50-14 Sanctuary needs a hard working, dependable person to care for rescued farm animals & advocate a plant based diet. Able to lift 50lbs, work outside, some computer work. www.rooterville.org, emails pls. 10-10-11-7-14 DriverGREAT MILES! Great Pay! $1000 Sign-on for Experienced CO's & $1500 Incentives for O/O's. Driver Academy Refresher Course available. recruit@ffex. net. (855)356-7121 9-30-1-14 NETWORK MARKETERS Get in too late? Income disappointing? International Marketing Firm entering momentum phase expanding in this area. Products endorsed by world famous doctor. Call (877)313-7794 9-30-1-14 Apply Now, 12 Drivers Needed Top 5% Pay 2 Mos. CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)2588782 www.meltontruck.com 9-30-1-14 Need CDL Drivers A or B with 2 yrs recent commercial experience to transfer motor homes, straight trucks, tractors, and buses. www.mamotransportation.com (800)5013783 9-30-1-14 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Services Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND STUDENTPAYOUTS.COMPaid survey takers needed. Gainesville. 100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys 127-11-73-14 Earn $1000-$3200 per month to drive our cars with ads. www.FreeCarJobs.com 11-18-11-57-14 PHONE REPS NEEDED ASAPFlexible Shifts, Must be Articulate and Reliable 371-5888 X111 or 6020 NW 4th Pl, Ste G 9-30-21-14 SANDYS SAVVY CHIC RESALE BOUTIQUE NOW HIRING Great working environment. PT/FT positions available. Apply in person @ 2906 NW 13Tth St. 352-372-1226 sandysresale.com 10-511-17-14 ATTENTION SMOKERS! Do you want to quit smoking? Smokers needed to participate in a smoking cessation study. You may be compensated. Call UF Smoking Lab & Clinic (352) 8706509 or email: ufsmokelabclinic@gmail.com 10-12-20-14 Quality child caring center is looking for dedi cated people who love working with children. FT/PT, exp. required and a CDA, AA or BA in education. Benefits available with FT. Call 377-2290 or 373-1481 9-30-11-10-14 The Smartphone Club needs data entry workers to help update our membership list. Must be able to work at home online without any supervision. Guaranteed pay for Guaranteed work. www.thesmartphoneclub.com/Colleges/FL 10-25-11-25-14 Are you between the ages of 18-29 and looking for a way to earn extra money? If so, keep reading DSG Associates, Inc. is looking for you to participate in a paid research study. You dont even have to leave the house, the entire study can be completed online! Register at www.dsgai.com or call our office at 800-4628765 today to get started! Registering is easy and free. Member of BBB. 9-30-4-14

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18, ALLIGATOR IMPORT AUTO REPAIR. BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830 www.carrsmith.com 12-7-74-15 Want to be a CNA, phlebotomist or pharm tech? Express Training offers courses, days, eve, weekend. All classes live, no videos. Call 352-338-1193 or expresstrainingservices.com 12-7-11-74-15 PERSONAL TRAINING 300 Personal and Group Training Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility Call for a free workout 339-2199 12-7-74-15 www.UFMoverGuys.comLicensed & Insured Last Minute Specials Loading & Unloading Full-Service Mover. 352-222-0211. FL Movers Reg No IM1847 12-7-11-74-15 BANNERS SIGNS VEHICLE WRAPS PLAQUES AWARDS FULL COLOR GIANT PHOTO ENLARGEMENTS Top Quality Fast Service Low Prices SignMasters signpower.com 335-7000 9-30-59-15 NEED A LAWYER?SiddiquiOnline.com Private Experienced Affordable 10-28-74 15 Horse boarding, $350/mo. From GV/UF 10 minutes. Dressage, stadium, x-country, daytime stall, nighttime turnout. Rider housing available. Barn Family Program to mitigate board and rent. Lessons, schooling opportunities. For further information, contact Dibbie at Gator Slide Farm, 352-466-3538 or gtrslfrm@aol.com. Visitors always welcome 9-30-11-38-15. Need An Epic Photographer?Weddings Events Portraits Slideshows Gator Alum, hrly chg. You keep the digital files www.mizdigital.com 352-672-5206 12-7-78-15 Advanced Cardiac Life Support(ACLS) $99 and Basic Life Support (BLS)$35. Classes run continuously to fit your schedule. American Heart Association Card issued. Call Cardiac One at 352-494-4217. 10-1411-30-15 Fiddle, Guitar & Mandolin LessonsVarious styles. Contact Alan Stowell 3729248 or 262-0171 10-11-10-15 MATH TUTORFirst hour FREE. 11 years experience. Bilingual. Call Francisco at 352-494-8582 10-11-10-15 INSURANCE WE REPRESENT OVER 100 COMPANIES. HOME, AUTO, LIABILITY. WHY PAY MORE? www.sunshinestateinsurance.com Trusted Choice Agency 352-371-9696 119-11-30-15 ALLIED HEALTH career training-Attend college 100% online. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call (800)481-9409 www. CenturaOnline.com 9-30-1-15 $$$ ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!!! $$$ As seen on TV.$$$ Injury Lawsuit Dragging? Need $500-$500,000++within 48/hrs? Low rates APPLY NOW BY PHONE! Call Today! Toll-Free: (800)568-8321 www.lawcapital. com 9-30-1-15 AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for high paying Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified Housing available CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (866)314-3769. 9-30-1-15 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call (888)203-3179 www.CenturaOnline. com 9-30-1-15 Heat & Air JOBS Ready to work? 3 week accelerated program. Nationwide certifications! Hands on Environment. Financing or Post 9/11 G.I. Bill approved. (877)359-1690 9-30-1-15 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee) Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. All Womens Health Center ABORTION Free Pregnancy Test RU-486 Available 378-9191 www.abortiongainesville.com 12-7-74-16 THE TRUE YOU! Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks Only $119! Gain muscle while you lose fat Groups forming now. 339-2199 12-7-74-16 A Woman's Answer Medical Center Think you might be pregnant? Testing, confidential advising Referrals 352-376-2716 12-7-11-74-16 Unplanned Pregnancy? Consider Adoption. Living, Medical & Counseling Expenses Paid. Private & Confidential. Call Atty. Ellen Kaplan 1-877-341-1309 (FL Bar #0875228) 10-19-11-100-16 ALL YOUR CPR AND FIRST AID NEEDS FLORIDA HEARTSAVER www.floridaheartsaver.org 575-0119 9-30-28-16 Get A Massage! Proven to help relaxation, regain mental focus and improve test performance! Call Garrett Blanton, L.M.T. MA#55181 @ Advanced Massage Call 328-2919/3776008. 9-30-11-5-16THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI) Peer-to-Peer ProgramA FREE 10-week recovery education course for adults living with mental illness who would like to achieve and maintain wellness. NAMIcertified Peer Mentors who are successfully managing their own conditions teach the course. We meet once per week for two hours, and use a combination of lecture and interactive exercises in a confidential setting. Each participant receives materials related to course topics, such as mental illness and the brain, coping skills, decision-making tools, and relapse prevention. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. Classes begin January 25, 2012. For more information, contact the NAMI information line at (352) 374-5600 ext 8322, or email info@namigainesville.org 10-7-5-16 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee)Family Chiropractic Since 1977. Two blocks from U.F. 373-7070 12-7-74-18 Want to make a connection?Place your ad here to look for someone to share a common interest with or for your true love IS YOUR BUSINESS, CLUB OR ORGANIZATION HAVING AN EVENT? DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT? PLACE YOUR AD HERE AND GET IT NOTICED! Get the party started! Place your Entertainment classified today to get people up and about. Call 373-FIND. WALDO FARMERS & FLEA MARKETEvery Sat & Sun Hwy 30115 min from Gainesville 468-2255 12-7-141-21 SHOTGUN SHOOTING SPORTSOpen To Public We-Sa-Su, Noon-Dusk Skeet Trap Olympic Trap -5 Stand gatorskeetandtrap.com 352-372-1044 12-7-10-74-21 Rocky Creek PaintballIn Gainesville Better Prices Better Fields Better Call 371-2092 12-7-74-21 KANAPAHA BOTANICAL GARDENSHALF OFF WITH GATOR ONE CARD DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER. Come and enjoy our beautiful gardens! 9-30-20-21 MCINTOSHWORLD.COM... A boutique, KEY WEST 1970's style. We got it all for you, from all the world, imports you can believe in. Clothes, Gifts, Art, Books, Music, Plants... Hwy 441S.... 15 min that could change you. 10-26-31-21 Trying to get to and from somewhere? Want to cut back on that gas bill? Place an ad or show off your bus and shuttle service. 373-FIND Furry, feathery, scaly...no, not your roommate...pets. Find or advertise your pets or pet products here in the Pets section of the Alligator. Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. Horse Boarding 15 min from Gainesville. Adjacent to green way trails. Full or pasture board available. Possible live on farm also. Rates negotiable. Call Eric at 352-572-0959. 9-30-3-24 Short haired black male cat, adorable grin! Friendly, loving, easy to get along with. Neutered, tested, vaccines current. Will microchip with placement. Free to a good home! Questions or pics: mandy.e.adams@hotmail.com 10-6-11-524 Finders Keepers? If you find something, you can place a FREE FOUND AD in our lost & found section. Be kind to someone whos lost what youve found. Call 373-FIND.

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG alligatorSports.orgMake sure to check out the website this weekend for updates from soccer, volleyball, tennis and, of course, football. Also, check iTunes or alligatorSports.org for Fridays game-preview edition of our podcast. Follow Us On Twitter For live updates and info from Saturdays game, follow our football writers on Twitter: @GregLuca, @Tyler__Jett, @WattMatts and @Tomas_Verde.People nationwide are jumping on the Gators bandwagon, but if history is any indication, they shouldnt be too excited just yet. See Column, Page 20. We here at the alligatorSports Brand Picks Column arent total bros; we swear. Sure, we walk around campus in our frat tanks, listen to Tisto and watch Mad Men secretly wishing America was still that sexist. But were totally deep. Were like, into politics and stuff. So, yeah, we were all up in those GOP debates last week, and we have to say we learned a thing or two about debating from Slick Rick Perry: Was it was before he was before these social programs, from the standpoint of, he was for standing up for Roe vs. Wade before he was against, verse Roe vs. Wade? No doubt. This week, we want to show you what we have learned, so we let two alligatorSports writers debate Saturdays Nebraska-Wisconsin game. Take it away, boys. Wisconsin (-9) will keep our freedom safe because The Badgers dont have time to keep up with all this years GOP riff-raff. So this weekend, Wisconsin is going to kick it old school and channel their inner Joseph McCarthy former Republican senator from Wisconsin to wreck those commie bastards at Nebraska. They dont call the Cornhuskers Big Red for no reason. Nebraska is doing everything it can to undermine this great democ racy, and the Badgers will have none of it. The Wisconsin defense takes the phrase Iron Curtain to new levels, shutting down everything it has faced on the way to a No. 7 ranking in total defense. And, with Heisman candidate Russell Wilson at the helm, the Badgers offense is sure to instill the Red Scare in its opponents hearts. Those corn-picking country boys at Nebraska dont have a chance. GREG LUCAAlligator File PhotoAlabama running back Trent Richardson leads a rushing attack that averages more than 230 yards per game and is ranked 19th in the nation. ALABAMA AVERAGES MORE THAN 230 YARDS PER GAME. TOM GREENAlligator Staff Writer Floridas players dont like talking about last season. They dont want to discuss the 31-6 drubbing at the hands of Alabama and for good reason. The Tide ran all over the Gators defense in Tuscaloosa, Ala., a year ago, com piling 170 yards and two scores on the ground. Were not even really looking at last year, linebacker Jon Bostic said. Its a whole new year. A new year and a new defense, too. nation, allowing just 56.5 yards per contest, and the team has yet to surrender a rushing touchdown. No. 12 Florida (4-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) hopes that continues Satur day at 8 p.m. when No. 3 Alabama (4-0, 1-0 SEC) comes to The Swamp. Every game we come across is going defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd said. Theyre going to run on us, a lot of teams want to run on us, so weve got to defend the run before we can defend the pass. However, stopping an Alabama rushing attack that ranks 19th in the nation with 230 yards per game and 13 touchPicks SITE: The Swamp (cap. 88,548) KICKOFF: 8 p.m., Saturday TV/RADIO: CBS / WRUF AM850 SEE PICKS, PA GE 22 END OF GREGULATIONCharlie Weis and Floridas offense will face a unique challenge when Alabama enters The Swamp on Saturday. The Crimson Tide defense is without against both the run and the pass. I always look for weak links in personnel, people that you can attack, Weis said. This is an unusual group because they really dont have one. Its unique when you come against a defense that is solid at every position. That doesnt happen that often. But it will this weekend, and Weis is expected to have a plan. So what should the Gators do? running 5-foot-9, 174-pound Chris Rainey and 5-foot7, 191-pound Jeff Demps into the teeth of a massive Alabama defense seems futile. Many feel that the best counter is to spread the Crimson Tide out and ask John Brantley to establish a vertical passing game. But history has shown that this strategy wont get it done. Over the past four years, Alabama has lost just four Southeastern Conference contests, and the opponents game plan in each was simple: establish the run. Alabamas defense faced 165 rush attempts and 82 pass attempts a ratio better than 2-to-1 in those four losses. That formula wont be easy to replicate. Regardless, UF has to make the effort. The reason Alabama wins so many games is because it stops the run so effectively. Those facts arent unrelated. To say, To beat Alabama, Florida must pound itSEE FOOTBALL, PA GE 22 SEE GREG, PA GE 23 Greg Lucatwitter: @gregluca Basically, were not even really looking at last year. Its a whole new year.Jon BosticUF linebacker

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20, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 TELLING YOU WATTS UPCalm down, everyone. From the ever-irrational everyday fan, to college football experts like ESPNs Mark May, people are hopping aboard the Gators bandwagon. Hoping to catch a glimpse of the next unforgettable Will Muschamp moment, or hoping to ride Floridas coattails to another national championship celebration, people are predicting just that that the Gators are back in the discussion with the best teams in the country, that they will be in position to compete for a BCS bowl by years end. But if theres anything history can teach us, its patience. Especially when it comes to winning football games in the Southeastern Confer ence. Before last years meteoric fall from grace, Urban Meyer could do no wrong as the leader of Gator Nation. He was a coaching icon. But even Urban lost to Alabama The Swamp. And it wasnt even close. The 15thGators, 31-3. That was the last time a Flor ida team failed to score a touchdown in a game until last years Alabama matchup. That season ended at the Outback Bowl. in the month of October 2002, Zook and the Gators dropped consecutive games. First, on the road to unranked Ole Miss, then, a laugher at home against LSU. That season ended at the Outback Bowl. Even The Ole Ball Coach experienced his fair share of conference frustration. Florida beat a mediocre Alabama team season, but then, in October, the Gators got embarrassed in front of the entire nation when Tennessee whipped them 45-3 on ESPN. Spurrier piloted his team to a 9-2 mark that season, but because of lingering NCAA probation issues, the Gators didnt play in a bowl game or have a chance to go to Atlanta and play for the SEC title. Had it been eligible, Florida would have likely played in the Gator Bowl instead of Ole Miss. This trend, however, isnt limited to coaches residing in Gainesville. Nick Saban, Muschamps mentor and counterpart this week, had a losing record played Oklahoma State in the Independence Bowl that season, losing 34-31, and Saban managed just a one-win improvement in 2007. Les Miles had arguably the best season three games against ranked conference opponents, but the Tigers lost in overtime season. Florida fans should use this template to temper their expectations this season. Dont listen to Mark May. Dont listen to The Worldwide Leader. Even if Muschamp pulls off the improbable, beating Alabama on Saturday, beating the man who taught him most of what he knows, he still has the remainder of the SEC slate in front of him. And that includes a trip to Death Valley next Saturday. Plus, the rest of October isnt much easier. If history is any indication, the chance of the Gators playing in a BCS bowl in January isnt very good. The same goes for winning Saturdays game against Alabama. Dont make those Fiesta Bowl reservations just yet. Contact Matt Watts at mwatts@alligator. org.Starting Saturday, Muschamp not likely to rewrite historyBrett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffMatt Wattstwitter: @wattmatts

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 21 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staffly Stadium can actually be an advantage for the opposition. JOSH JURNOVOYAlligator Writer The Florida offense has had no late. Problem is, the Gators arent time. offense. that ball. That means the width all the for the offense. son said. else is. Florida has not lost to Vander The crowd is awesome. The Florida working on offensive spacing Hosts Vandy tonight at 7

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Florida defense that, while highly touted, has been largely untested against the run. top-100 in the nation: Tennessees Tauren the Vols abandoned the run early on. Junior Trent Richardson, a 5-foot-11, 224-pound downhill runner, already has 441 yards and eight scores on the ground this season. Hes got great balance, hes got great viHes a one-cut guy. When he sees the hole he ing the chains in a positive direction for their play. As such, Floridas focus in practice this ping up ball-carriers. Hes a strong runner, Bostic said. If you try to grab his legs, hes going to take off. While Richardson has been stellar, the running back they have prepared for this season even if he isnt like all the others. Bostic said. He puts on his pants just like we do. Hes a little bit bigger, but weve got to Even when Richardson 90 yards and a touchdown That presents a new chalhave to be prepared for the run regardless of the running back lined up in to take on. Every week is a test, defensive tackle Doto be the best we can be in the run D. Were not even close to being where we should be yet. Contact Tom Green at tgreen@alligator.org. 22, ALLIGATOR Nebraska (+9) will hold it down for the heart of Amer ica because especially on the gridiron. Thats why the Huskers are playing football like the forward pass was never invented. TYLER JETT Now, on to the picks... rain tires Watts, who can trace every bad thing he has done base with his handicapped partner, he hit a rut and sent the Also in fourth is The Associated Press Mark I love your work, Mark. Rounding out the three-way tie for fourth is InsideThe call people old and boring and stupid in a newspaper, but infested breath all over the back seat of Tylers car. And in dead-ass last place with a piss-poor record of 14this week when a fellow reporter asked the ages of his children. Theyre 12 and 13, he said. No wait, 13 and 14, I think. I dont know. TJ CJ MW TG BAMA @ UF (+4) BAMA BAMA BAMA BAMA NEB (+9) @ WIS NEB NEB WIS WIS CLEM (+7) @ VT CLEM CLEM CLEM CLEM AUB (+10) @ USCa USCa USCa AUB USCa A&M @ ARK (+3) ARK ARK A&M A&M UT @ ISU (+10) UT UT UT ISU BAY @ KSU (+4) BAY BAY BAY BAY TOLE (+8) @ TEMP TOLE TEMP TOLE TEMP ML KM GL MD BAMA @ UF (+4) BAMA BAMA BAMA BAMA NEB (+9) @ WIS WIS WIS WIS WIS CLEM (+7) @ VT VT CLEM CLEM VT AUB (+10) @ USCa AUB AUB USCa AUB A&M @ ARK (+3) ARK ARK A&M ARK UT @ ISU (+10) ISU UT UT ISU BAY @ KSU (+4) KSU BAY BAY BAY TOLE (+8) @ TEMP TEMP TEMP TOLE TOLE PICKS, from page 19 Gators have only faced one of nations top-100 running backs FOOTBALL, from page 19Natalie Teer / Alligator Staff Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFlorida linebacker Jon Bostic said the Gators have to wrap up Alabama running back Trent Richardson to reduce the likelihood of a long run. Quinn

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 23 The Gators cant run it against Alabama, so they shouldnt even try, is to accept defeat. The ground game doesnt even need to rack up big yardage to be effective. The Crimson Tide held opponents to 3.4 yards per carry or fewer in three of those losses, but teams were still able game. Weis and center Jonotthan Harrison each said UF has developed a smashmouth identity. While the two rug rats at running back, as Weis calls them, dont scream smash mouth, UFs play calling does. The Gators have a 1.8-to-1 run-to-pass ratio, and Demps and Rainey have sprinted UF to the No. 10 rush offense in the nation. Florida cant abandon what it does best in the seasons biggest game. Marcell Dareus and Terrence Cody are long gone. Josh Chapman is a solid nose tackle, but other than that, Alabamas defensive line is without NFL talent. Donta Hightower is a damn good linebacker, but if he has a weakness, its speed, and Demps and Rainey will constantly race him to the edge. And whats Floridas alternative to running it 30 or 40 times? Letting John Brantley air it out? Even in a run-heavy attack, hed be called upon to manage the offense, complete a high percentage and hit one or two deep balls. Thats challenge enough for a passer who has averaged just 188 yards per game. Especially against an Alabama defense that boasts perhaps the top cornerback in the nation in Dre Kirkpatrick and might have the NCAAs two best safeties in Mark Barron and Robert Lester. A better option is to ditch the hurryup, pound the rock and keep Bama backs Trent Richardson and Eddie Lacy on the sidelines, where they cant rack up yards and wear down UFs defense. Harrison predicts a physical, line-ofscrimmage game, and Weis knows what to expect. You have to go toe-to-toe, Weis said. Youve got to be ready for a slugfest. The Gators wouldnt be the favorite in a slugfest, but at least theyd have a punchers chance. Contact Greg Luca at gluca@alligator. org. GREG, from page 19Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffDespite facing a vaunted, third-ranked rush defense, Florida must be able to move the ball on the ground with Chris Rainey (1) and Jeff Demps against Alabama on Saturday.

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JOE MORGANAlligator WriterSenior middle blocker Cassandra Anderson does not get enough touches. According to coach Mary Wise, under-utilizing a four-year starter that led the Southeastern Conference in blocking last season is a trend that cannot continue when No. 13 Florida (9-3, 2-1 SEC) takes on Auburn (8-6, 2-2 SEC) on the road tonight at 8. We have to do a better job of getting her the ball, Wise said. Shes going to have a tough time scoring points for us if we dont get her the ball. Anderson, a second-team All-SEC selection in 2010, recorded 140 total blocks and averaged 1.27 per set, but her numbers have been down this year. She currently has a .293 hitting per centage and 0.8 blocks per set both career-low marks. However, a meeting with Wise following the Gators SEC opener may have put Anderson back on the right track. It was just about refocusing and trying to have my best year my senior year, Anderson said. In the two matches since, she has hit .379 with 11 kills and 4.5 blocks. performance against Kentucky last Friday, calling it one of her best outings of the year. While her statistics may not be up to par with previous seasons, Anderson has still made her mark in the box score in 2011. Seven Gators have recorded at least 10 blocks this season, and of that group, Anderson is the only one yet to record a blocking error. Additionally, she ranks second on the team in total blocks and blocks per set, trailing only junior Betsy Smith. She works really hard at blocking, said Smith, also a middle blocker. Blocking is her favorite thing to do. Shes really good at it and thats something that all of us middles can look for ward to. While Anderson has a history of good numbers, that success has not come easy. She is 6-foot-1, which is considered undersized for a Division-I middle blocker. Comparably, No. 9 Penn State, the four-time defending national champion, has three middle blockers on its roster standing at least 6-foot-4. Its very seldom that were bigger than anyone else in the middle, Wise said. So we have to rely on [Ander sons] foot speed and her IQ. She has to be ahead of the play, and she has that ability. Florida also relies on Anderson for her experience, which will come into play in tonights match against Auburn. She cracked the starting lineup as a freshman in 2008 and has not looked two SEC Champion squads. She just brings that level of calm stability where shes like Ive been here before. Weve been here as a team before, Smith said. She just knows what she needs to do in those situations and its something to pull us all along. 3, KICKOFF, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WHAT TO WATCH FORThe Gators lead the SEC with a .292 hitting percentage. Auburn ranks 10th in the SEC with a .219 opponent hitting percentage. Auburn was the only SEC team to in their upset bid of then-No. 1 UF. The Gators and Tigers will play the which opened last October. Florida has won 33 straight matches against Auburn.Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffGators middle blocker Cassandra Anderson (21) is second on the team in blocks, but coach Mary Wise said Florida wants to get her more involved against Auburn tonight at 8. Gators look to get Anderson more involved against Auburn



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KICKOFF INSIDE At Florida, defensive tackle Dominique Easley has made a name for himself as much for his play as for his on-field dancing. But his story is deeper than it appears. pg. 2 Saturdays game against Alabama will be decided on the ground. To win, Florida must rush effectively. pg. 19

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Here is the doll. The Chucky doll. The doll that has become Dominique Easleys famous accessory. The doll with the murderthe scariness of Floridas 282-pound defensive tackle. Or not. Chucky, to him, its not a horror movie; its a comedy, said Juan Easley, Dominiques uncle. He laughs at the movie. Its funny to him. Other people would turn their head when Chucky was slicing people up. Dominique would laugh at it. Humor comes easy to Dominique, his friends and family will tell you, and it has been on display from the beginning of the season. Watch the Gator Walk, where he carries with him the doll, a birthday celebrations, when he will accidentally knock over smaller teammates with a chest bump or, as was the case two weeks ago, clothesline Matt Elam after an interception. snaps, or on the sidelines, or really ique will probably be dancing. He picked up his moves (or lack thereof, depending on who you ask) from his mother, Carine. She is of Haitian descent and, to hear Dominiques father describe it, traditional family get-togethers often transform into dance parties. Standing at the line of scrimmage on Saturdays, waiting for the opposing offense to break its huddle, Dominique will be swiveling his hips, tapping his feet, pumping his arms even in the rare moments when neither the stadium PA nor the band provides music. Perhaps because its easy, or perhaps because they simply dont care, outsiders fans, the media, whoever tend to accept the dancing as comedy for comedys sake, not realizing it is at once funny and necessary. Dancing, Carine says, is how Dominique focuses. If you take that away from him, Im not sure who youre getting, said his father, David Easley. It would send him into a depression, as far as Im concerned. He was raised that way. Like the dance moves, Dominique can be misunderstood by those who dont know him. Waiting in the locker room before games at Staten Island (N.Y.) Curtis High, Dominique wouldnt keep quiet; he was too busy pulling pranks and stealing stuff from his friends lockers. Coach Pete Gambardella said it was Dominiques way of dealing with pregame pressure, of keeping everyone light. Then, he would walk out on the People might mistake Dominique for being this tough, grimy person from the way he plays football, said Juan, his uncle. You see these pictures with this angry face on. Thats completely different from how he is off the A former teammate calls him Big Baby. His Little League coach calls him a big, sweet teddy bear. His fafor the boy who had to grow into his bulky arms and legs. Here is the photo. The photo David Easley still has from about 11 years ago. The photo that shows why Dominique scared unfamiliar parents. They thought he was a ringer, some older kid masking his real age so he could dominate the 8-year-olds. He was a third baseman, a catcher, a power hitter. He was also 4-foot-11 and 130 pounds about eight inches taller and 70 pounds heavier than the average boy his age. He was not bigger, David said. He was much bigger. Suspicious parents or not, at least Dominique was allowed to play baseball. He couldnt say the same about football, which was his true passion even as a child. Youth football had weight limits, and even when he tried to play with his older brother, David Jr., Dominique was still too heavy. He practiced with the Staten Island Hurricanes each week, but on game days he watched from the sidelines with Carine, who served as a team mom. He played basketball and baseball, but he kept talking football. Once he enrolled at Curtis, where no weight limit could hold him back, Dominique quickly became one of the areas elite players. He switched from linebacker to defensive tackle his sophomore year, and he thrived because of his size and surprising quickness, a product of his time on the basketball court. Dominique originally committed to Penn State. Then he decommitted. Then he leaned toward Oregon. Then he went to the Under Armour All-American Game in January 2010. Then he picked Florida. cial visit to Gainesville. The news surprised recruiting analysts. They werent the only ones. I was shocked, said Kelvin Dinkins, Easleys former Little League coach who remains close with the family. I think his mother was shocked. I want to say he got caught up with all the hype at the All-American Game, seeing all those other kids choose Florida. As soon as he stepped on campus last summer, Dominique wanted to leave. He was about 1,000 miles from home, and he soon butted heads with the coaching staff. In early August, reports surfaced that Dominique had skipped at least one practice. Rumors that he wanted to transfer soon followed. When Florida played Vanderbilt on Nov. 6, Dominique was left off the travel roster. Urban Meyer said the freshman was not part of the team right now. There wasnt a whole lot of communication from the old coaching staff, Juan said. The chemistry, it just wasnt there. It wasnt there from the beginning. Said Dinkins: He really wanted out. Dominiques family encouraged him to stay, and he actually caught an odd break when Meyer resigned in December. Well aware of the problems in 2010, Will Muschamp called DomiDominique had a fresh start. Here is the scrapbook. The book with pages of headlines and photos and articles. The book with evidence that Staff Sgt. David Easleys boy was making a name for himself, even as David collected clips while working in Iraq and Afghanistan. 2004, when Dominique was in middle school. David served in the transporbefore moving into a management position in which he oversaw supplies and people being transported, among other duties. David returned to the United States in 2005, but he served a second tour two years later, this time in Afghanistan. Even though we never talked about it, I think it was a rough time for them, David said. To raise his children, David relied on his family, most notably his brother Juan, who became like a second father to Dominique and David Jr. Juan would call or email David, letting him know when the boys were acting up. Juan tried to keep them focused on school and football, tried to keep them out of the mix, but he knew the burden of having a father at war weighed on them. They really wanted (David) to be here, Juan said. There were a lot of crazy things happening (in the war). It was nuts. I was worried myself. I didnt talk about it because I didnt want to make them even more uneasy. As Dominique progressed on the the Staten Island Advance mentioned Dominique after a game, Juan told his brother to look up the article online. Other family friends started mailing him the actual newspaper clippings. The scrapbook now sits in Davids home in Goose Creek, S.C. Even now that hes in the United States, now that he can watch games on TV or in person a precious sight David keeps adding clips to the book. He wants to show them to Dominiques children one day. When Florida played UAB one day before the tenth anniversary of Sept. 11, players with military ties ran out of the tunnel brows were tilted down, his mouth curled slightly a sinister look you would see on a murderous doll, the front his uncle swears Dominique After running to the sidelines, Dotional. Then, he started dancing. Here is Dominique Easley. Contact Tyler Jett at tjett@alligator. org. Editor Tom Green Assistant Editor Matt Watts Cover Illustration Dana Burke and Matt Watts Alligator Friday, September 30, 2011KICKOFF UF defense vs. Alabama offense UF offense vs. Alabama defense TE WR CB RT OLB RG DE C LG LT DE LB OLB WR CB QB RB SS FS John Brantley Chris Rainey Robert Lester Mark Barron Deonte Thompson Darius Hanks Marcus Roberson Cody Riggs Jelani Jenkins Matt Elam DeAnte Saunders Jon Bostic Lerentee McCray Dominique Easley Ronald Powell Sharrif Floyd Jordan Reed Marquis Maze Michael Williams A.J. McCarron Trent Richardson Quinton Dunbar DeQuan Menzie Jerrell Harris Jesse Williams Courtney Upshaw Nico Johnson Damion Square Dre Kirkpatrick Chaz Green Barrett Jones Jon Halapio Chance Warmack Jonotthan Harrison William Vlachos Dan Wenger Anthony Steen Xavier Nixon D.J. Fluker TE WR CB RT RG DE C LG DT LT DE OLB MLB OLB WR CB QB RB S S Often misunderstood, Easley refuses to hide personality FB Trey Burton MLB Donta HightowerDance NG Josh Chapman TE Brad Smelley Jaye Howard DT Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Easleys father, David, served tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan in 2005 and 2007, respectively. Easleys uncle, Juan, helped raise the Florida defensive tackle during the time his father was away. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Gators defensive tackle Dominique Easley is known for being a jokester in the locker room, helping keep teammates light before kickoff. CB Jeremy Brown (knee) LB C.J. Mosley (elbow) RT Arie Kouandjio (patella tendon) OUT QUESTIONABLE PROBABLEWatchingNobodys Like

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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 29 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Local police increase presence for gamedayNinety thousand people are expected to attend, pg 4. Campus buildings get new street addressesUF rush defense faces toughest test yet: Alumni couple donates more than $2 million for research in the College of Education, Page 5. 93 /61 CLARE LENNON Alligator Writer Fall Student Senate elections ended Wednesday, but some questions about the validity of the results still linger. District E tallied 535 student voters Tuesday and Wednesday, up more than 700 percent from the fall 2010 count of 65 voters. Students Party member Jonathan Ossip said party members are trying to get elections map experts to look at the numbers and conan anomaly. District E, the commuter students district, includes all ZIP Districts A, B, C and D, which include the areas around UF. If the permanent home address and not his or her Gainesville address, that student would have been placed in District E. Ossip said students receiving the correct ballot is vital to fair elections. He said when he voted in the fall 2010 paper-ballot elections, his address wasnt listed under the correct district, but it was caught before he made it to the polls. He minutes. He said a similar process should have been used this semester to avoid discrepancies. SEE ELECTIONS, PAGE 8 AMANDA COHEN Alligator Contributing Writer UF will show that compassion trumps rivalry at the University of Alabama football game Saturday when the UF Greek community presents a $10,000 check for tornado relief in Tuscaloosa, Ala. After Tuscaloosa was devastated by a series of tornadoes in April, UFs four Greek councils decided to start a fundraising effort titled Florida Greeks for Bama Relief. When we get a call that Alabama needs help, we immediately dont think about the football rivalry, said IFC President Rajiv Asnani, 23. We think, These guys are our peers; lets reach out and help. Each individual sorority and fraternity chapter has been hosting outreach events to raise funds and spread awareness including a Pie the Student Body Vice President and a FIFA video game tournament. Meredith Lynch, Tuscaloosa Incident Command public relations coordinator, stressed the citys gratefulness and that it will help the long-term recovery effort. The money will be used for rebuilding infrastructure and purchasing weather radios for low-income households. Asnani said each chapter was responsible for contributing $200 to the donation. We may be intense rivals on the football cessful Southeastern Conference universities that have a great reputation for doing great things around the world, Asnani said. ON CAMPUS MINA RADMAN Alligator Writer Red Dawn Gomonit wore only a blue bra and blue bikini bottoms with love written in pink. The 19-year-old biological engineering sophomore wore her underwear with pride last April in the middle of Turlington Plaza, ready to run around campus. Tonight, shell do it again. The semi-annual Great Underwear Dash streaks across campus tonight, beginning on Turlington Plaza at 11:30 p.m. More than 3,300 people have clicked Im Attending on the events Facebook page. Things like this are only possible in college, said Briana Rittersporn, a 20-year-old telecommunication sophomore who ran in last springs dash and will participate again tonight. SEE DASH, PAGE 8 Things like this are only possible in college. Briana Rittersporn telecommunication sophomore Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff Andrew Hart, Students Party president, and Gillian Leytham, a law student and member of the Students Party, talk about election results in District E, which had 535 voters this year but only 65 voters last year.

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4, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 BENJAMIN S. BRASCH Alligator Contributing Writer After six years, the Tide is coming back into The Swamp. fans of the University of Alabamas Crimson Tide, and in their wake comes the increased security concerns of a major SEC rivalry game. as a premium game, said Maj. Brad Barber, Police Department. LSU, Alabama, FSU and Tennessee are all approached operationally the same. is usual for games of this magnitude, he said. There is a difference between when we play Florida State and Furman, Barber said. On Sept. 30, 2006, the last time the Tide came to Gainesville, 70 people were ejected or arrested from the stadium, he said. A sold-out stadium will watch the UF vs. Alabama game Saturday at 8 p.m., said Mark Gajda, assistant athletics director of ticket operations with the University Athletic Association. The Swamps seating capacity is 88,000, and 90,000 people are expected to attend the game. Tailgating will be at a premium, he said. parked in a non-designated area then the car will be towed by Superior Towing LLC, Barber said. ple need to arrive early and park in designated areas, he said. Thats the safest way to go. The city of Gainesville and Alachua County will, as usual, be very involved in policing the game this weekend. We are not treating this football game different than any other football game, said Cpl. the Gainesville Police Department. earlier and stay later than normal this weekend, hoods for parking violations. GPD contracts with University Towing, Valuri said. If you are parked on private property, it is up to the owner of the property to call and have a car towed, she said. Big game calls for upped security THE MUSEUM WILL BE IN GAINESVILLE SATURDAY. BEATRICE DUPUY Alligator Contributing Writer The traveling Florida ModernDay Slavery Museum is back to show that slavery is still present today. stops in Alachua County from Saturday to Wednesday. The mobile museum, brought to the city by the Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice, displays the presence of slavery in Florida from before the Civil War to the present. The museum itself is a mock-up of the cargo trucks used in a slavery operation from 2008. People were forced to live in it without any sanitation or water and you can see the shackles and chains that these workers were chained up with, said Richard MacMaster Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice assistant organizer. The museums tour through Gainesville will begin Saturday at the Bnai Israel synagogue. On Monday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m the museum will be on UFs Plaza of the Americas and will be followed by a presentation from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers organization in the CSE Building, Room E222 at 6 p.m. The museum was created by the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and the Interfaith Action of Southwest Florida. Mobile museum educates about slavery in FloridaSAFETY People were forced to live in it without any sanitation or water and you can see the shackles and chains that these workers were chained up with.Richard MacMasterassistant organizer for the Interfaith Alliance for Immigrant Justice

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THE MONEY WILL EVENTUALLY FUND RESEARCH PROJECTS IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION. KATHERINE GREENEAlligator Contributing WriterAs the almost $2 million they had set aside began depreciating, Bill and Robbie Hedges were not worried about losing money but concerned about how to give more. In 2005, Bill Hedges, 87, a former professor at the College of Education, and his wife, Robbie, 85, set up a fund of about $1.93 projects at the college. However, after the money was set aside, its value quickly began to decline because of the stock market slump a few years later. After losing about $100,000, the Hedges decided an additional contribution was in order. The reason we added to it is that two or three years after we gave it to the university, the stock market dropped, Bill Hedges said. So we thought, Well shucks, we have a little extra money. Why dont we add to it? The couple added $63,000 to their original contribution, which was funded by the sale of family-owned real estate. The Hedges, both former teachers, set up children who fall behind in school and drop out before graduating. Bill Hedges said these students, whom he calls invisible children, are becoming more common in the American education system, and nothing is being done to help them. He said that after a year as a Fulbright lecturer at Chungnam National University in Daejon, Korea, he realized how many American students were falling behind. He said about 94 percent of children in Korea graduate from high school, while in Florida tional average is not much better. school, Bill Hedges said. A few years ago, the United States led the world. Its sad. Florida is a tragic case in terms of education. The William D. and Robbie F. Hedges Research Fund was created as a charitable remainder unitrust, which means the funds they are alive, but after their lifetime, the remaining assets will go to research projects at the College of Education. Because the funds are not directly availresearch programs are planned, but the portant is researching preventative indicators that would allow teachers and parents to assess which students may be at risk. The early learning, that predates school even, is so important, Robbie Hedges said. Elizabeth Bondy, professor and director of the School of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education, had Bill Hedges as a professor during her time as a doctoral student at UF. She said the donation is right on track with the goals of the college. It is such an important need in the state of Florida and across the nation, Bondy said. Bondy said much of the research done at the College of Education is funded by outside grants, and the Hedges contribution will be extremely valuable. The $63,000 addition to the trust will increase the amount of interest collected and increase the amount of funding for future research research the Hedges say is crucial to our nation. Ignorance and freedom dont go hand in hand, Bill Hedges said. And with this high incidence of ignorance, youre jeopardizing your freedom. We are very, very concerned about it. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 5 Andrea Vidal / AlligatorRetired UF professor, Bill Hedges, and his wife, Robbie, donated about $1.93 million to the College of Education to aid with research funds. Alumni couple adds $63,000 to original donation of $1.9 million

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Reader responseVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator .The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to letters@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. Column EditorialFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Elizabeth Behrman EDITOR Joey Flechas MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITORTodays question: Did you have trouble understanding the electronic voting system during the SG election? Thursdays question: Are you excited about seeing Sister Hazel at Gator Growl? 101 TOTAL VOTES40% YES 60% NOThe results are in for this semesters SG elections, and needless to say, there were a few problems. Although the make-up of the Student Senate probably would be about the same regardless of the errors, the situation doesnt really support the idea that SG is a corruption-free organization. So, without further ado, its time for our thank-Godelection-week-is-over-so-the-Unite-Party-will-stop-harassing-everyone edition of ...Darts & Laurels Were going to change things up a bit for this edition considering the circumstances. So to cleanse the palate we will be awarding our three We will be handing a putting-humanity-before-schoolspirit LAUREL to UF Greeks for giving a $10,000 check to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for tornado disaster relief. Next, we give a this-would-make-the-best-pet-for-a-Batman-villian LAUREL to Frank and Louie, the two-faced, two-mouthed, three-eyed cat who broke the Guinness record for the longest living Janus cat, nicknamed after the Roman god with two faces. This last event deserves a way-to-freak-out-the-Capitolpolice-who-apparently-dont-understand-satire LAUREL. Thursday morning, The Onion, a satirical news organization, began posting breaking news on Twitter about a fake hostage situation at the Capitol. Their tweet read, BREAKING: Capitol building being evacuated. 12 children held hostage by group of armed congressmen. Needless to say, the authorities were not happy, but their coverage of this fake event was hilarious. But now its time to highlight things that made us say WTF this week. To start off, how can we not throw a this-almost-putshanging-chads-to-shame DART at the Student Government elections. With around 535 students voting in District E this semester compared to only 65 last fall, how can Well, someone can and did say that. Thats why were proudly tossing a you-need-to-recognize-the-gravity-ofthe-situation DART to SG Supervisor of Elections Toni Megna. We should also note SG rules dictate that the system must be tested two days prior to elections, and Megna refused to comment on whether this actually happened. Finally, were giving a you-could-not-look-more-cor rupt-if-you-tried DART to the Unite Party. You already have the stigma of being a corrupt party machine. If you just joined in challenging the reliability of the election results, we might take your commitment to a fair process seriously. You probably would have won all of the seats anyway, so there is no point in dismissing possible technical errors. Have a fun and safe weekend, and be sure to check back next week. Cyberbullying should be treated as a crimeIt has been nearly a year since Tyler Clementi, former Rutgers student, committed suicide after his roommate streamed an intimate video of Clementi and anWhat caused Clementi so much pain that he had to end The reason that Clementis suicide elicited so much national attention not only stems from the fact that it delineated a culture of intolerance but also because it gave rise to a new problem in our society: the danger of cyber bullying. Since the evolution of the Internet in the 1990s, one of the most apparent outcomes has been the simple accessibility to cyber contact in lieu of human contact. However, with the invention of any form of technology, there are always some issues that are unforeseen and unthinkable. As Clementis suicide so clearly demonstrates, the Internet is a smooth and easy passage into the dark world of cyberbullying. Ultimately, cyberbullying is not about intolerance toward homosexuals. In essence, we are free to feel what we want about others. Whether you choose to accept the way someone expresses himself or not, there are always better Fortunately, New Jersey has made commendable efforts to challenge bullies in the future. By enacting the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights, the state has taken a national lead in deterring bullying within public schools. While the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights has grand intentions and cally address cyber crimes, which are often more harmful than your average hate crime. In fact, according to the  Anti-Defamation League, although 44 states have bullying statutes, fewer than half offer guidance about whether schools may intervene in bullying involving electronic communication. New Jerseys initiative in making this daring legislative reform is nonetheless admirable. But we cant stop here. Treating cyberbullying as a rare approach, and we must under stand that it happens regularly. Recently, a 15-year-old freshman high school student, Phoebe Prince, committed suicide because of prolonged cyberbullying from a group of girls who harassed her for dating an older football player. Beleaguered by hateful text messages and taunting in the form of Facebook posts, Prince could only endure so much. Students would scream at her from one side of the library, calling her derogatory names. One girl went so far as to throw a drink at her from a car while driving away laughing. While some bullies are too young to understand the repercussions of their actions, Phoebes harassers were 17and 18-year-old students. They have no excuse. Whats worse is that Prince was a recent Irish immigrant. Why arent Princes bullies being severely punished for imposed law. Are we going to wait for another young person to end It is time we realize that cyberbullying is becoming a fatal crime. Laws must be created, publicized and enforced. thers did not write the Constitution to invite heinous actions into our society. Akansha Mishra is a pre-law junior at UF. Her column appears on Fridays. Akansha Mishraletters@alligator.org

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 7 A recent phenomenon in the marketplace has become a big deal in the past couple of years. green products on store shelves. You have seen these products: eco-friendly laundry detergents, all-natural shampoos, sustainable paper products. Many big-time manufacturers have delved into this world with at least one or two green products. Initially, this seems like a great development. Are pacts on the environment and taking steps to reduce them? Unfortunately, what I believe is happening is something that has been termed greenwashing. Greenwashing is the act of wrongfully advertising something as being better for the environment when in fact it is not. Sometimes, the resources wasted on may have had for the environment. Many of these greenwashing companies are large corporations with worldwide distributions, meaning somewhere along their path to prosperity. Truthfully, these companies would suffer dearly if their operations actually went green. They would have to reformulate many of their products, which would cost millions of dollars. What is actually happening is very similar to something you see on TV shows. Often, one token character of some racial minority is present in order to appease minority groups and to draw in viewers from these groups. The same goes for the greenwashing companies. They are trying to appeal to the environmentally conscious consumers by creating green products. They are doing so to increase revenues, not to save the environment. For example, Clorox has created a line of green products under the Green Works label that they claim are natural, complete with cute illustrations of leaves on the packaging. The truth is that there is little basis for this claim. The ingredients for these products are not even listed on the bottles, so whos to say what is really in these products? It is evident that Clorox created this line of token green products as a ploy to capture part of the eco-friendly market. The birth of greenwashing has made it increasingenvironmental impacts to do so. They now must sift through a sea of deceitful and outright false advertisthat are indeed green. What may be needed is stricter governmental regulations on how products can be labeled. The U.S. Department of Agricultures standards for organicgoverning label terminology. Fortunately, there is some hope for consumers who want to make a difference. Some third-party or products truly have minimal impacts on the environment. These groups evaluate products in multiple aspects, from the impact of extracting resources for the products to the packaging materials they use, only recommending those that meet their strict standards of excellence. Two of these groups are EcoLogo (www. ecologo.org) and Green Seal (www.greenseal.org). Before I get off my soapbox, I would just like to say that you can prevent yourself from being conned by greenwashing products with the valuable resources I mentioned. Do not waste your chance to make an environmental difference by supporting those who are just trying to line their pockets. Stephen Harris is a wildlife ecology and conservation senior at UF.Companies greenwash consumersGuest columnStephen HarrisSpeaking Out Villamil left out some detailsI dont know which budget Unite Party member T.J. Villamil was talking about in his letter this week, but it isnt one that was passed by the Student Senate. His letter was so full of misinformation that I have to assume it was an attempt to discredit the Students Party on an election day. Villamil is the Student Body treasurer, so he knows Student Government is responsible for allocating the full amount of the Activity & Service Fees it receives from the university $12.87 per credit hour, equaling roughly $16.7 million for 2011-2012. He knows this because he was chairman of the Student Senate committee that oversaw the development of this budget last year and because these numbers are printed in the Finance for Students packet availIts true that SG typically allocates the majority of its funds But SG makes that decision. Flor ida law gives SG the authority to decide how the money is spent, so only SG can allocate the A&S Fee paid by students. Saying that SGs budget is only $4.8 million is like saying the federal government doesnt have full control over all of the tax revenue it receives. As for his next claim: that SG doesnt use student funds to reimrelated costs? It reimburses them not only for their phone plans but also for their phones. Theyre even allowed to put this money toward apps for their phones. You know, so they have the option to downSG business purposes. As a former student senator who served on the Budget and Appropriations Committee, I am very familiar with the policies surroundto spend all of their allocated funds for the year. The unspent funds are placed in SGs reserves account, which is off-limits to student or spend it, your budget is more likely to be reduced next time around. Being the Student Body treasur er and a former budget chairman, Villamil knows all of this. So when he decides to represent himself and ing alleged factual errors about the budget, he should at least show some self-dignity by making sure his response is factual. Especially on election day. The Students Party has been nothing but honest about the numbers from the start. Its just unfor tunate how many students may have been misled byWednesdays hit piece. Alden Gillespy Former student senatorLetters to the Editor

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Participants arrive at the run dressed in clothes they wish to donate. Before the dash begins, the clothing is removed and collected in trash bags, and the par ticipants prepare to run across campus dressed in their under wear. Beau Bergeron, a UF alumnus, started The Great Under wear Dash in 2005. Since then, it has grown into a school tradition and is even featured in the F Book as an experience that students should have before graduation. The university approved the run under one condition: People must wear some form of under wear. Youre not allowed to be naked because thats indecent exposure, said Josh Kelley, a 20-year-old mathematics junior who ran in the event last spring. The race is less than one mile long. It begins on Turlington Plaza, circles around Library West, goes down University Avenue and turns back toward Turlington Plaza. Participants must remain on campus, or they can be arrested for indecent exposure. Kelley plans to donate the clothing to Operation Cover-Up Gainesville, a Student Alumni Association-sponsored service project. UF is competing against FSU to see which school can collect more clothing by Novembers football game. The clothes will be donated to United Way, The Salvation Army and other charities. Although Kelley said its tough to track how many people participate in the dash each year, about 2,430 people said they participated in the spring on The Great Underwear Dash 12 Facebook page. If we get half of that, thats awesome, Kelley said. Even 20 percent of that will be great. 8, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Alligator File PhotoScantily clad students run through the streets of the UF campus as part of The Great Underwear Dash. Participants required to wear undies of some kind Da ASH, from page 1SG Election Commission to meet this morningerly, he said. Supervisor of Elections Toni Megna said she tested the system with senators after the Sept. 20 Student Senate meeting, which was a week before elections began. Elections rules state that the supervisor of elections must test the voting system in elections. Megna declined to comment on the elections rules. If students were placed in District E, their voting screens Tuesday morning would have indicated that. The page also listed each ZIP code not included in District E. Students who noticed zoning errors could rect addresses. After about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, students who were zoned for District E were immediaddress registration. Megna said students could have gone on to the SG website to check their district. Any students that go there are the ones that are interested in being educated voters, she said. the website were distributed during slating. She said she didnt know why the number of District E voters spiked this year. Maybe just more people live outside UF, Megna said. I dont know. At 11 a.m. today in room 284 of the Reitz Union, the Elections Commission will hear the complaints made regarding the elecParty. Wednesday, and Megna said she knew of ELECTIONSS, from page 1 ASSOCIATED PRESS scrambling to repeal gun control arms in parks, buildings and other public places, before a new state law takes effect. It adds penalties to an existing statute that requires governments at the local level to follow state gun laws, which are generally less restrictive. The pre-emption law has often been ignored until now. The legislation is one of 29 laws that become effective Saturday. We can restrict having clubs, cant restrict them, said Kraig Conn, legislative counsel for the Florida League of Cities. The law imposes penalties for violating the 1987 pre-emption statute that covers ammunition and It merely says you have to follow the law and if you dont follow the law there are consequences, said the laws sponsor, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach. pushed for the legislation, saying cities and counties were ignoring the pre-emption law because it had no penalties. peal a pre-empted gun ordinance or try to enforce it. They also wont be able to use taxpayer funds to defend Gun law has state

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 9 THE FIRST EVENT WILL BE SATURDAY. JENNA BITTNERAlligator Contributing WriterUF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics is changing your typical Saturday gameday routine. As an effort to provide gameday attendees with a new method for tailgating, the AmbasTailgating event, with free food and games, on the Plaza of the Americas on Saturday at 11 a.m. According to Aldreka Everett, marketing chairwoman of the UF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics, people who attend gameday festivities tend to get out of control while under the sober environment for people to see a different side of tailgating. can be just as enjoyable and fun for everyone without alcohol consumption, Everett said. The UF Ambassadors of Civility and Ethics is a student-based organization that provides the Student Body with information from the code and their rights as students, Everett said. Laura Matthews, assistant director of stuery once in a while a student is found in violation of school conduct on gameday. This event will hopefully provide a positive tailgating atmosphere and show students what proper gameday conduct should entail. Matthews hopes that a game as big as Alabama will attract a lot of people to the event and student ambassadors will choose to continue the event every season, if not every game. cause students need to be aware of their presence on campus and the expectations the university has for them, Matthews said. Justin Ishmael, a 19-year-old UF psychology sophomore, is skeptical of the success of this event. community, especially with an event so famconvinced it will change traditional tailgates, he said.Group promotes sober tailgatingON CAMPUS SAPHIRA LAZARREAlligator Contributing Writerend, but women are invited, too. From noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, students and alumni can enjoy food and games in the Murphree Area Courtyards for its eighth annual SausageFest cookout. The event is free and open to the public. At the festival, in addition to sausages, there will be grilled hot dogs and hamburgers. Vegetarian choices will also be available. T-shirts will be available for sale at the event for $10, and Murphree Area residents will also have the chance to pie their favorite residential assistants for $1, according to Carlos Guerrero, a Murphree Area residential assistant. All proceeds from the T-shirt sales and the pie-your-RA activity will be donated to the Humane Society. bring people together, Guerrero area, but pretty much everyone else on campus. There will be a live jazz band performance as well as an open-mic session. Attendees can slide down a 30-foot-tall water slide, SausageFfree food and a water slide, Guer than that.SausageFest returns for cookout at Murphree Its a Sunday afternoon with free food and a water slide. It doesnt get much better than that.Carlos GuerreroMurphree Area residential assistant

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10, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 THE NUMBER ALSO INCREASED IN GAINESVILLE AND IN FLORIDA. JULIA GLUMAlligator Contributing WriterThe number of same-sex households in the United States is on the rise, and Gainesville is no exception, according to 2010 census data released Tuesday. About 650,000 same-sex couples reported living together. Of those, 131,729 same-sex couples reported that they were married. The total number of same-sex couples who reported living together is nearly double what it was in 2000, according to the Associated Press. The growth in results shows that society is becoming more accepting, said Terry Fleming, co-president of the Pride Community Center of North Central Florida. Its important to recognize that LGBT folks live in every corner of every county in the country, Fleming said. same-sex couples could mark themselves mar ried and be counted as so. Floridas number of same-sex households has grown 60 percent since 2000, according to a Sun-Sentinel article. Gainesville recorded 367 same-sex partner households in 2010, up from 226 in 2000, according to the South Florida SunSentinels U.S. Census database. Because the general population is still not completely accepting of LGBT communities, people often misreport their situations, Fleming said. Many people are afraid to identify even on an anonymous form as gay or lesbian, Fleming said. Gainesville Community Alliance founder Joseph Antonelli said people will not respond honestly until they know theyre protected. Although the census data shows about 131,000 same-sex married couples, the number of legally recognized gay partnerships is much lower, Gary Gates, a UCLA demographer and Census Bureau consultant, told the Associated Press. Couples reported themselves married because they feel that way, Antonelli said. If youve been with somebody for 15, 25 or 50 years, would you not consider yourself mar ried? he said. Fleming, who has been with his partner for 14 years, marked married on his form. If I tell you that Im married, you know what that means, Fleming said. Census: More same-sex couples living together than in 2000Fleming

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 11 Dana Burke / Alligator StaffDickinson Halls new address, 1659 Museum Road, is located on the front of the building. UF buildings are beginning to receive traditional street address to make locating by GPS easier. EMERGENCY RESPONDERS WILL HAVE AN EASIER TIME FINDING THEM ON A GPS. MEREDITH RUTLANDAlligator Staff WriterEmergency responders and visiting parents should have an easier time getting around campus because UFs buildings have new addresses. The addresses have been changed to traditional street addresses. For example, Turlington Halls address has been changed from the name of the building to 330 Newell Drive. The old building names wouldnt appear on GPS devices, which made it hard for emergency vehicles and new parents to director of UFs Facilities, Planning and Construction. Our paramount concern is we do not in any way, shape or form want to have an issue with emergency response, he said. The process of changing the addresses has been going on for Keith Godwin, E911 coordinator and communications secditional addresses made emergency responders jobs more difWhen you have a physical address, its logical, he said. It Signs with the new addresses will be added to campus buildings, but the names of halls and buildings wont change. Some & Wellness Center, already have their address signs installed.Campus buildings get new addresses in case of emergencies DANA BURKE Alligator Contributing WriterThe Internet is essential for life at least for Generation Y. New data indicate that one in three college students and young professionals 30 years old and younger consider the Internet to be as important as air, food, water and shelter. The data, which were collected in 14 countries, come from the 2011 Cisco Connected World Technology Report released Sept. 21. This is the second year the report has been released. Last year, the report studied employee behavior and information technology policy, according to the Cisco website. This years report focused on the importance and role of the Internet in young peoples lives. About 3,000 people were surveyed this year. Jeanna Mastrodicasa, assistant vice president for UF Student Affairs, didnt have email or the Internet when she started college in 1988. Today, college students rely on the Internet as a tool to do everything from research Mastrodicasa said. meeting we would call people on the telephone and say, See you Tuesday night, she said. The Internet has become the tool to be able to do things that people did previously using other mechanisms. having a car or the Internet, about two out of three people surveyed chose the Internet. Telecommunication junior Kamaron Scholl, two months after he moved to Gainesville, but something, or you could spend half an hour driving to and from somewhere to physically convenience that were starting to get used to. the Internet is more important to them than dating, going out with friends or listening to music. Food science and human nutrition sophomore Ruhiyyih Bannister, 19, agreed that the Internet is important but said its not more important than human interaction. The Internet isnt real life, Bannister said. You cant substitute dating and friends with the Internet. In the survey, 91 percent of college Seven of 10 employees in the report became Bannister said she doesnt see a problem ers if only appropriate content is posted. anybody, Bannister said. Internet becomes as important as air to some college studentsYoung people increasingly dependent You cant substitute dating and friends with the Internet.Ruhiyyih BannisterUF sophomore

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12, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 Maria Hernandez / AlligatorLeading the Blind Bianca Cassouto, 19, struggled as she led her two classmates, Brianna Lusky, 19, and Dina Candiotti, 18, as they walked blindly through campus on Thursday afternoon. The walk, which went from McCarty Hall to Carleton Auditorium, was part of a class experiment for the students Exceptional People: School and Society class. REPORT GAVE 35 OTHER STATES FS. MINA RADMANAlligator WriterDo you know what Brown v. Board of Education is? Did you know that Miami once was the most segregated city in the United States? Most grade-school students in the United States dont, according to a report released by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The report evaluated how extensively states grade schools taught the civil rights movement. Fs. Alabama, Florida and New York were the only states to receive As. The states grade doesnt mean Florida students know enough about the movement, said Jack Davis, a UF history professor. Davis teaches the civil rights movement to both undergraduate and graduate students and said their knowledge about the movement mostly is limited to famous activists, such as Martin Luther King Jr., and famous sites, including Birmingham, Ala., and Selma, Ala. They know something went on in these places, Davis said, but they dont know individual events. Paul Ortiz, a UF professor who teaches African-American history, asked his students on they knew about the civil rights movement and learned that most of his students had minimal knowledge. Both Ortiz and Davis said students lack of knowledge about the civil rights movement is partially due to standardized testing. With the emphasis on standardized testing, history is always a loser, Ortiz said. The Southern Poverty Law Center also reported that states with less diverse populations were less likely to teach the civil rights movement. The problem is that too often school districts and states take the approach that civil rights history is for black people, Ortiz said. All students, regardless of race, need to learn how they are connected to the civil rights movement, he said.Florida receives A in civil rights history

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ALLIGATOR 3/2 House Available Immediately Near Law School, Shopping, Restaurants Free UF Parking! 352.371.7777 12-7-11-74-2 Greenwich Green 2/2 for $869 Patio and Storage Closet Call 352-372-8100 12-7-11-74-2 Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $475. Many floor plans, some with enclosed patios or balconies. Italian tile, bedrooms carpeted. DW, W/D hook-ups, verticals, CH/AC. Near bus route, some walk to UF. Call 352-332-7700 12-7-11-74-2 SECTION 8 HOUSING ACCEPTED Newly remodeled 2 & 3 BDs Quiet neighborhood. Lots of upgrades. Free 32" HD Plasma TV for new Sec 8 lease. Must see! Call 332-7700 12-7-11-74-2 AVAILABLE NOW ONLY A FEW LEFT!! We have REAL 1/1s 3 blocks to UF GATORNEST 575 sq ft, $550 300 NW 18th Street No application fee, most pets ok. For info call E.F.N. Properites, 352-371-3636 or visit our website at www.efnproperties.com 9-30-11-29-2 3bedroom $509/person All inclusive townhome with everything included! Utilities, cable, internet, furniture & washer/dryer. The Laurels Apts. Call now: 352-335-4455 12-7-11-74-2 NEED A RENTAL? CHECK OUT THESE DEALSBrowse our website. www.trend4rent.com Call 352-375-7104 today! 12-7-74-2 Post Apartments1br apts in a quiet n'hood near campus/downtown; some utils incl. 1825 NW 10th St. Pvt. patio w/ lock gate, green space, big trees. $499 1700 SW 16th Ct. 1 block from Shands. $549-$599. postj@bellsouth.net 376-0080, 284-3873. 12-7-11-74-2 HOUSES FOR AUGUST BIKE TO UF 3BR/2BA, fenced yard, $1000 4/2 in NW $1300. Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 www.Gore-Rabell.com 12-7-11-74-2 Roommates a Hassle? Move into your own downtown apt! www.ArlingtonSquare.org Studios and 1Bdrms starting at $599! Check availability now! 338-0002 12-7-11-74-2 3BR, 2BA, Condo Unit, Ground Floor, Kitchen & living area; Swimming pool & tennis courts; The Sparrow; $700.00 per month. Call Cristen at 352-514-6222 10-17-1140-2 Near UF Campus The Baxter House Historic spacious 2 story brick, 4BR/2BA. Custom built with many beautiful, unique features; all the amenities NPets, NS, $1800/ month obo + util. Call 275 1259 10-10-1135-2 2BR/1BA Cent heat mobile home. Shady lot, laundry room. From $290 to $400/mo. Includes water. No pets. 1st month half price! Vacant lots also available. 4546 NW 13th St. 376-5887 10-31-46-2The Polos1 Month FREE or FREE Cable1, 2, & 3 Bedroom Apartments Move in by September 15th 352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com 12-7-11-68-2 Spacious 3br/2ba/2cg home in Blues Creek, huge Mbr/ba w/walk-in closet,cent ac/heat w/sec sys,internet hookup, all appls, W/D, $1200/mo, 7953 NW 48 way, call 954-8057827, 561-912-6223, billyo110708@att.net 9-30-11-18-2 GIGANTIC 4BR/2BA HOUSE 2 blks to UF/ Sorority/Norman/Shands area. Dining rm, remodeled baths, cent AC/heat, new wd flrs, W/D, DW. Pets ok. Parking! Was $2400 reduced to $1780 OBO. 352-665-8166 lv msg. 10-25-11-30-2 1BR/1BA Apts, side-by-side. Large screenedin porch, W/D hook-up. Pets ok. Monthly rent $499/each. Sec Dep $499. Near Shands & Vet school, 3300 SW 23rd St. Apts #2 & 3 Please call 352-371-3473 10-5-11-15-2 Peaceful living, large floorplans, closets galore, FREE CABLE, must see upgrades 1/1 from $550 2/2 from $595 352-372-9913 10-5-11-14-2 OLD FLORIDA STYLE COTTAGE. Central h/a, laundry with w/d, large screened porch. Perfect for a grad student or professional. Walk to UF. 2703 NW 2nd ave. $795 mo. www.flalcam.com 352-332-5836 9-30-11-10-2 2BR2BA HOUSE, w/carport, W/D hk-ups. Pet ok. $750/mo 1BR/1BA APT Pet ok. $475/mo. Call 352-332-8481 or 352-359-1644 10-1411-20-2 ATTN: UF and Shands Employees 2 BR 1 Bath homes in Gainesville. Spacious fenced-in yards, bring your pets! Brand new energy upgrades. $570-$660/mo Near 6th St. on 39th Ave. 336-9477 10-17-25-2 Move in October 1st Charleston Place condo third floor end unit,very nice! 2293 NW 16th Terrace, 2 bdr/2 ba, tile floors, screen patio,washer/dryer, One mile to campus! Close to Shands. $800 *6mo-12mo lease. Call 904-268-5425 or cfgibby@aol 10-311-7-2 Spacious 3/2 condo; 1369sqft; pool, clubhouse, tennis & fitness; w/d in unit. 2 UF bus routes; 15min to SFC. Rent $880! h: 407.306.9871 c: 407.928.1848 10-3-114-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Call 373-FIND. IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! Roommate Matching HERE Oxford Manor 377-2777 The Landings 336-3838 The Laurels 335-4455 Greenwich Green 372-8100 Hidden Lake 374-3866 12-7-74-4SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $650/mo. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 10-1211-87-2 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over the phone, by fax, email or CHECK OUT PLACING YOUR AD THRU OUR ONLINE AT www.alligator.org. or please call 373Find (373-3463) NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condo for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 12-7-74-5 ABANDONED LAKESIDE FARM! 4 acres Lake access $16,900; 10 acres Huge view $29,900; 8 acres Lakefront $69,900. Foreclosure priced land in Upstate NY's So. Tier!! Survey, clear title! (877)352-2844. www.newyorklandandlakes.com 9-30-1-5 Got a new couch?. Sell your old one in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND (3463) to place your ad today. BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 12-7-11-74-6

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16, ALLIGATOR IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 12-7-11-74-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 12-7-11-74-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can deliver. Retail $4500, must sell, sacrifice $850 (352) 372-7490 12-7-74-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6 FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/ mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899 ___________________________________. DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box. Never used. 352-377-9846 12-7-74-6 **BEDS ALL BRAND NEW** **Full $100 Queen $125 King $200** Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name matching sets not used or refurbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516. 12-7-74-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 12-7-74-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-7-11-74-6 BED SET TWIN $49 FULL $69 QUEEN $89 KING $99 352-376-0953 4390 SW 20TH AVE 10-611-30-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig. Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 12-7-70-7 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND In the market for a new set of wheels or just looking to add a second to that collection? Want personalized handlebars or a fitted seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 12-7-11-74-10 UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS are underway... bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 12-7-10-74-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 12-7-74-10 MUSIC STORE NEAR UF-Buy-Sell-Trade@ Discounts We also offer music classes in all instruments & dance. We are the only charitable music & dance school. Scholarships available. studiopercussion.org 352-338-8302 10-20-20-10 THINK CHRISTMAS, START NOW! OWN A RED HOT! DOLLAR, DOLLAR PLUS, MAILBOX OR DISCOUNT PARTY STORE FROM $51,900 WORLDWIDE! 100% TURNKEY (800)518-3064 WWW.DRSS20. COM 9-30-1-10 SAWMILLS from only $3997MAKE MONEY & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmillCut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info & DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills. com (800)578-1363 Ext.300N 9-30-1-10 ELECTRIC BILLS HIGH? GO SOLAR! 60% OFF SALE ends 10/1/11. FPL/Progress Cash Rebates up to $21,000. NO Money Down, NO Payment 12-months. (877)2474938; www.Rebate.SolarDirect.com 9-301-10 DIRECTV Fall Special! Free HD, 3 mos FREE HBO/Showtime/Starz/Cinemax! NFL SUNDAY TICKET Free Choice Ultimate/ Premier Pkgs from $29.99/mo. Till 10/15! (866)419-5666 9-30-1-10 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 12-774-11 12-7-11-74-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Now carrying Vespa Scooters! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 www.NS4L.com 12-7-11-74-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 12-7-11-74-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $899. 1yr Parts AND labor warranties included. 3766275 RoadRatMotors.com 12-7-11-74-11 Road Rat Motors is Gvilles #1 service facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our customers! 376-6275 12-7-11-74-11SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 12-7-11-74-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds CARS CARS BuySellTrade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 12-7-74-12 WE BUY JUNK CARSTitles Only. Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3151 12-7-1174-12 I BUY CARS & TRUCKSCall Anytime 352-339-515810-31-11-42-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECKS!!!! 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN! NO CREDIT CHECKS CASH VEHICLES $999 & UP! 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 92 EAGLE TALON $999 89 FORD BRONCO $999 94 FORD TAURUS $999 96 HONDA ACCORD $1499 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 96 CADILLAC DEVILLE $1999 95 NISSAN 200SX $1999 98 FORD F250 $2500 02 CHEVY BLAZER $4999 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 96 TOYOTA CAMRY $1999 98 PONTIAC GRAND AM $1999 01 DODGE NEON $1999 00 OLDS ALERO $2500 352-338-1999 12-7-74-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES CERTIFIED USED VEHICLES NO CREDIT CHECK MOVE VEHICLES $500 & UP! 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES BACK TO SCHOOL SALE! PRICES SLASHED!!!! NO CREDIT CHECK! 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 03 HONDA CIVIC $8900 04 HONDA ACCORD $8999 03 MITS ECLIPSE $7999 05 TOYOTA CAMRY $10999 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12 02 NISSAN XTERRA $8999 07 SUZUKI VITARA $12999 04 HONDA ODYSSEY $9999 05 SUZUKI XLT $9999 352-375-9090 12-7-74-12

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ALLIGATOR 2001 TOYOTA MR2Spyder convertible. 5spd, A/C, yellow, Showroom condition. $6750. 352-339-5158 10-3-11-5-12 CASH FOR CARS! Any Make, Model or Year. We Pay MORE! Running or Not. Sell Your Car or Truck TODAY. Free Towing! Instant Offer: (888)420-3807 9-30-1-12 LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 12-7-74-13UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 12-7-74-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5053 if interested. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. Learning to rake knit hats to send to Haiti & other places. Call 352-219-6948 10-6-11-74-13 St. Francis House is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen located in downtown Gainesville and we are looking for help from volunteers like you. St. Francis House is in need of donations such as personal hygiene items and household cleaners such as bleach and liquid Lysol. If you are interested in helping, please contact Stephanie Breval at (352) 378-9079 or by e-mail at sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.com $$ CASH PAID, UP TO $500 $$ FOR JUNK CARS & TRUCKS RUNNING OR NOT, ANY CONDITION SAME DAY PICK UP. FREE TOWING NO TITLE NEEDED. CALL 352-771-6191 10-11-11-30-13 This newspaper assumes no responsibility for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. BARTENDING$300 A DAY POTENTIALNo experience necessary, training provided. 800-965-6520 ext 138 12-7-11-74-14 TUTORS NEEDED 1-on-1 tutoring at-risk K-12th grade students. $10/hr. 1-4 afternoons/wk. 15-20 min drive from campus. UF Fed Wk Study Permit req for emp. Volunteers welcome. Contact Sally at st23@cox.net 105-11-30-14 Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at www.gleim.com/employment 12-7-1174-14 $STUDENTS GET CASH ON THE SPOT$ For gently used clothing/accessories & furniture. No appt.necessary! Sandys Savvy Chic Resale Boutique 2906 NW 13th St. 3721226 sandysresale.com 12-7-11-74-14 DOMINOS PIZZA NOW HIRINGClosing Drivers. $100/night Guaranteed. Apply at gatordominos.com 9-30-11-34-14 Flashbacks buys, trades, and consigns clothing, jewelry, shoes and purses. We pay $. We buy name brands, mall brands, indie, punk, goth, urban, prep, hippie, retro, and costume. 509 NW 10th Ave. 352-375-3752 12-7-74-14 ANIMAL CARE TECHSeeking an honest, dependable person to take care of snakes full or part time. Duties include feeding, cleaning cages, weighing and egg collection. Position requires working minimum 24 hours/ week from 9AM-5:30PM weekdays only. Pay starts at $7.35/hr. Located in town of Newberry, about 20 min. from Gainesville. Email theanimalcompany@bellsouth.net for application and more info. 9-30-11-4-14 OFFICE ASSISTANT for real estate office. Approx 25 hrs/wk, afternoons and some Sat mornings. Tasks include taking rent payments, answering phone, filing, writing letters. Min 1-yr commitment expected. Starting pay $7.50/hr. Good PT job for student. Please send resume and cover ltr to rabell@atlantic.net No phone calls please. 12-7-11-50-14 Sanctuary needs a hard working, dependable person to care for rescued farm animals & advocate a plant based diet. Able to lift 50lbs, work outside, some computer work. www.rooterville.org, emails pls. 10-10-11-7-14 DriverGREAT MILES! Great Pay! $1000 Sign-on for Experienced CO's & $1500 Incentives for O/O's. Driver Academy Refresher Course available. recruit@ffex. net. (855)356-7121 9-30-1-14 NETWORK MARKETERS Get in too late? Income disappointing? International Marketing Firm entering momentum phase expanding in this area. Products endorsed by world famous doctor. Call (877)313-7794 9-30-1-14 Apply Now, 12 Drivers Needed Top 5% Pay 2 Mos. CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)2588782 www.meltontruck.com 9-30-1-14 Need CDL Drivers A or B with 2 yrs recent commercial experience to transfer motor homes, straight trucks, tractors, and buses. www.mamotransportation.com (800)5013783 9-30-1-14 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Services Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND STUDENTPAYOUTS.COMPaid survey takers needed. Gainesville. 100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys 127-11-73-14 Earn $1000-$3200 per month to drive our cars with ads. www.FreeCarJobs.com 11-18-11-57-14 PHONE REPS NEEDED ASAPFlexible Shifts, Must be Articulate and Reliable 371-5888 X111 or 6020 NW 4th Pl, Ste G 9-30-21-14 SANDYS SAVVY CHIC RESALE BOUTIQUE NOW HIRING Great working environment. PT/FT positions available. Apply in person @ 2906 NW 13Tth St. 352-372-1226 sandysresale.com 10-511-17-14 ATTENTION SMOKERS! Do you want to quit smoking? Smokers needed to participate in a smoking cessation study. You may be compensated. Call UF Smoking Lab & Clinic (352) 8706509 or email: ufsmokelabclinic@gmail.com 10-12-20-14 Quality child caring center is looking for dedicated people who love working with children. FT/PT, exp. required and a CDA, AA or BA in education. Benefits available with FT. Call 377-2290 or 373-1481 9-30-11-10-14 The Smartphone Club needs data entry workers to help update our membership list. Must be able to work at home online without any supervision. Guaranteed pay for Guaranteed work. www.thesmartphoneclub.com/Colleges/FL 10-25-11-25-14 Are you between the ages of 18-29 and looking for a way to earn extra money? If so, keep reading DSG Associates, Inc. is looking for you to participate in a paid research study. You dont even have to leave the house, the entire study can be completed online! Register at www.dsgai.com or call our office at 800-4628765 today to get started! Registering is easy and free. Member of BBB. 9-30-4-14

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18, ALLIGATOR IMPORT AUTO REPAIR. BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830 www.carrsmith.com 12-7-74-15 Want to be a CNA, phlebotomist or pharm tech? Express Training offers courses, days, eve, weekend. All classes live, no videos. Call 352-338-1193 or expresstrainingservices.com 12-7-11-74-15 PERSONAL TRAINING 300 Personal and Group Training Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility Call for a free workout 339-2199 12-7-74-15 www.UFMoverGuys.comLicensed & Insured Last Minute Specials Loading & Unloading Full-Service Mover. 352-222-0211. FL Movers Reg No IM1847 12-7-11-74-15 BANNERS SIGNS VEHICLE WRAPS PLAQUES AWARDS FULL COLOR GIANT PHOTO ENLARGEMENTS Top Quality Fast Service Low Prices SignMasters signpower.com 335-7000 9-30-59-15 NEED A LAWYER?SiddiquiOnline.com Private Experienced Affordable 10-28-74 15 Horse boarding, $350/mo. From GV/UF 10 minutes. Dressage, stadium, x-country, daytime stall, nighttime turnout. Rider housing available. Barn Family Program to mitigate board and rent. Lessons, schooling opportunities. For further information, contact Dibbie at Gator Slide Farm, 352-466-3538 or gtrslfrm@aol.com. Visitors always welcome 9-30-11-38-15. Need An Epic Photographer?Weddings Events Portraits Slideshows Gator Alum, hrly chg. You keep the digital files www.mizdigital.com 352-672-5206 12-7-78-15 Advanced Cardiac Life Support(ACLS) $99 and Basic Life Support (BLS)$35. Classes run continuously to fit your schedule. American Heart Association Card issued. Call Cardiac One at 352-494-4217. 10-1411-30-15 Fiddle, Guitar & Mandolin LessonsVarious styles. Contact Alan Stowell 3729248 or 262-0171 10-11-10-15 MATH TUTORFirst hour FREE. 11 years experience. Bilingual. Call Francisco at 352-494-8582 10-11-10-15 INSURANCE WE REPRESENT OVER 100 COMPANIES. HOME, AUTO, LIABILITY. WHY PAY MORE? www.sunshinestateinsurance.com Trusted Choice Agency 352-371-9696 119-11-30-15 ALLIED HEALTH career training-Attend college 100% online. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call (800)481-9409 www. CenturaOnline.com 9-30-1-15 $$$ ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!!! $$$ As seen on TV.$$$ Injury Lawsuit Dragging? Need $500-$500,000++within 48/hrs? Low rates APPLY NOW BY PHONE! Call Today! Toll-Free: (800)568-8321 www.lawcapital. com 9-30-1-15 AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for high paying Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified Housing available CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (866)314-3769. 9-30-1-15 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call (888)203-3179 www.CenturaOnline. com 9-30-1-15 Heat & Air JOBS Ready to work? 3 week accelerated program. Nationwide certifications! Hands on Environment. Financing or Post 9/11 G.I. Bill approved. (877)359-1690 9-30-1-15 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee) Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. All Womens Health Center ABORTION Free Pregnancy Test RU-486 Available 378-9191 www.abortiongainesville.com 12-7-74-16 THE TRUE YOU! Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks Only $119! Gain muscle while you lose fat Groups forming now. 339-2199 12-7-74-16 A Woman's Answer Medical Center Think you might be pregnant? Testing, confidential advising Referrals 352-376-2716 12-7-11-74-16 Unplanned Pregnancy? Consider Adoption. Living, Medical & Counseling Expenses Paid. Private & Confidential. Call Atty. Ellen Kaplan 1-877-341-1309 (FL Bar #0875228) 10-19-11-100-16 ALL YOUR CPR AND FIRST AID NEEDS FLORIDA HEARTSAVER www.floridaheartsaver.org 575-0119 9-30-28-16 Get A Massage! Proven to help relaxation, regain mental focus and improve test performance! Call Garrett Blanton, L.M.T. MA#55181 @ Advanced Massage Call 328-2919/3776008. 9-30-11-5-16THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI) Peer-to-Peer ProgramA FREE 10-week recovery education course for adults living with mental illness who would like to achieve and maintain wellness. NAMIcertified Peer Mentors who are successfully managing their own conditions teach the course. We meet once per week for two hours, and use a combination of lecture and interactive exercises in a confidential setting. Each participant receives materials related to course topics, such as mental illness and the brain, coping skills, decision-making tools, and relapse prevention. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. Classes begin January 25, 2012. For more information, contact the NAMI information line at (352) 374-5600 ext 8322, or email info@namigainesville.org 10-7-5-16 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee)Family Chiropractic Since 1977. Two blocks from U.F. 373-7070 12-7-74-18 Want to make a connection?Place your ad here to look for someone to share a common interest with or for your true love IS YOUR BUSINESS, CLUB OR ORGANIZATION HAVING AN EVENT? DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT? PLACE YOUR AD HERE AND GET IT NOTICED! Get the party started! Place your Entertainment classified today to get people up and about. Call 373-FIND. WALDO FARMERS & FLEA MARKETEvery Sat & Sun Hwy 30115 min from Gainesville 468-2255 12-7-141-21 SHOTGUN SHOOTING SPORTSOpen To Public We-Sa-Su, Noon-Dusk Skeet Trap Olympic Trap -5 Stand gatorskeetandtrap.com 352-372-1044 12-7-10-74-21 Rocky Creek PaintballIn Gainesville Better Prices Better Fields Better Call 371-2092 12-7-74-21 KANAPAHA BOTANICAL GARDENSHALF OFF WITH GATOR ONE CARD DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER. Come and enjoy our beautiful gardens! 9-30-20-21 MCINTOSHWORLD.COM... A boutique, KEY WEST 1970's style. We got it all for you, from all the world, imports you can believe in. Clothes, Gifts, Art, Books, Music, Plants... Hwy 441S.... 15 min that could change you. 10-26-31-21 Trying to get to and from somewhere? Want to cut back on that gas bill? Place an ad or show off your bus and shuttle service. 373-FIND Furry, feathery, scaly...no, not your roommate...pets. Find or advertise your pets or pet products here in the Pets section of the Alligator. Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. Horse Boarding 15 min from Gainesville. Adjacent to greenway trails. Full or pasture board available. Possible live on farm also. Rates negotiable. Call Eric at 352-572-0959. 9-30-3-24 Short haired black male cat, adorable grin! Friendly, loving, easy to get along with. Neutered, tested, vaccines current. Will microchip with placement. Free to a good home! Questions or pics: mandy.e.adams@hotmail.com 10-6-11-524 Finders Keepers? If you find something, you can place a FREE FOUND AD in our lost & found section. Be kind to someone whos lost what youve found. Call 373-FIND.

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG alligatorSports.orgMake sure to check out the website this weekend for updates from soccer, volleyball, tennis and, of course, football. Also, check iTunes or alligatorSports.org for Fridays game-preview edition of our podcast. Follow Us On Twitter For live updates and info from Saturdays game, follow our football writers on Twitter: @GregLuca, @Tyler__Jett, @WattMatts and @Tomas_Verde.People nationwide are jumping on the Gators bandwagon, but if history is any indication, they shouldnt be too excited just yet. See Column, Page 20. We here at the alligatorSports Brand Picks Column arent total bros; we swear. Sure, we walk around campus in our frat tanks, listen to Tisto and watch Mad Men secretly wishing America was still that sexist. But were totally deep. Were like, into politics and stuff. So, yeah, we were all up in those GOP debates last week, and we have to say we learned a thing or two about debating from Slick Rick Perry: Was it was before he was before these social programs, from the standpoint of, he was for standing up for Roe vs. Wade before he was against, verse Roe vs. Wade? No doubt. This week, we want to show you what we have learned, so we let two alligatorSports writers debate Saturdays Nebraska-Wisconsin game. Take it away, boys. Wisconsin (-9) will keep our freedom safe because The Badgers dont have time to keep up with all this years GOP riff-raff. So this weekend, Wisconsin is going to kick it old school and channel their inner Joseph McCarthy former Republican senator from Wisconsin to wreck those commie bastards at Nebraska. They dont call the Cornhuskers Big Red for no reason. Nebraska is doing everything it can to undermine this great democracy, and the Badgers will have none of it. The Wisconsin defense takes the phrase Iron Curtain to new levels, shutting down everything it has faced on the way to a No. 7 ranking in total defense. And, with Heisman candidate Russell Wilson at the helm, the Badgers offense is sure to instill the Red Scare in its opponents hearts. Those corn-picking country boys at Nebraska dont have a chance. GREG LUCAAlligator File PhotoAlabama running back Trent Richardson leads a rushing attack that averages more than 230 yards per game and is ranked 19th in the nation. ALABAMA AVERAGES MORE THAN 230 YARDS PER GAME. TOM GREENAlligator Staff Writer Floridas players dont like talking about last season. They dont want to discuss the 31-6 drubbing at the hands of Alabama and for good reason. The Tide ran all over the Gators defense in Tuscaloosa, Ala., a year ago, compiling 170 yards and two scores on the ground. Were not even really looking at last year, linebacker Jon Bostic said. Its a whole new year. A new year and a new defense, too. nation, allowing just 56.5 yards per contest, and the team has yet to surrender a rushing touchdown. No. 12 Florida (4-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) hopes that continues Saturday at 8 p.m. when No. 3 Alabama (4-0, 1-0 SEC) comes to The Swamp. Every game we come across is going defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd said. Theyre going to run on us, a lot of teams want to run on us, so weve got to defend the run before we can defend the pass. However, stopping an Alabama rushing attack that ranks 19th in the nation with 230 yards per game and 13 touchPicks SITE: The Swamp (cap. 88,548) KICKOFF: 8 p.m., Saturday TV/RADIO: CBS / WRUF AM850 SEE PICKSS, paPA GE 22 EEND OF GGREGEGULATIONCharlie Weis and Floridas offense will face a unique challenge when Alabama enters The Swamp on Saturday. The Crimson Tide defense is without against both the run and the pass. I always look for weak links in personnel, people that you can attack, Weis said. This is an unusual group because they really dont have one. Its unique when you come against a defense that is solid at every position. That doesnt happen that often. But it will this weekend, and Weis is expected to have a plan. So what should the Gators do? running 5-foot-9, 174-pound Chris Rainey and 5-foot7, 191-pound Jeff Demps into the teeth of a massive Alabama defense seems futile. Many feel that the best counter is to spread the Crimson Tide out and ask John Brantley to establish a vertical passing game. But history has shown that this strategy wont get it done. Over the past four years, Alabama has lost just four Southeastern Conference contests, and the opponents game plan in each was simple: establish the run. Alabamas defense faced 165 rush attempts and 82 pass attempts a ratio better than 2-to-1 in those four losses. That formula wont be easy to replicate. Regardless, UF has to make the effort. The reason Alabama wins so many games is because it stops the run so effectively. Those facts arent unrelated. To say, To beat Alabama, Florida must pound itSEE FOOTBALL, paPA GE 22 SEE GGREGEG, paPA GE 23 GGreg Lucatwitter: @gregluca Basically, were not even really looking at last year. Its a whole new year.Jon BosticUF linebacker

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20, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 TELLING YOU WATTS UPCalm down, everyone. From the ever-irrational everyday fan, to college football experts like ESPNs Mark May, people are hopping aboard the Gators bandwagon. Hoping to catch a glimpse of the next unforgettable Will Muschamp moment, or hoping to ride Floridas coattails to another national championship celebration, people are predicting just that that the Gators are back in the discussion with the best teams in the country, that they will be in position to compete for a BCS bowl by years end. But if theres anything history can teach us, its patience. Especially when it comes to winning football games in the Southeastern Confer ence. Before last years meteoric fall from grace, Urban Meyer could do no wrong as the leader of Gator Nation. He was a coaching icon. But even Urban lost to Alabama The Swamp. And it wasnt even close. The 15thGators, 31-3. That was the last time a Flor ida team failed to score a touchdown in a game until last years Alabama matchup. That season ended at the Outback Bowl. in the month of October 2002, Zook and the Gators dropped consecutive games. First, on the road to unranked Ole Miss, then, a laugher at home against LSU. That season ended at the Outback Bowl. Even The Ole Ball Coach experienced his fair share of conference frustration. Florida beat a mediocre Alabama team season, but then, in October, the Gators got embarrassed in front of the entire nation when Tennessee whipped them 45-3 on ESPN. Spurrier piloted his team to a 9-2 mark that season, but because of lingering NCAA probation issues, the Gators didnt play in a bowl game or have a chance to go to Atlanta and play for the SEC title. Had it been eligible, Florida would have likely played in the Gator Bowl instead of Ole Miss. This trend, however, isnt limited to coaches residing in Gainesville. Nick Saban, Muschamps mentor and counterpart this week, had a losing record played Oklahoma State in the Independence Bowl that season, losing 34-31, and Saban managed just a one-win improvement in 2007. Les Miles had arguably the best season three games against ranked conference opponents, but the Tigers lost in overtime season. Florida fans should use this template to temper their expectations this season. Dont listen to Mark May. Dont listen to The Worldwide Leader. Even if Muschamp pulls off the improbable, beating Alabama on Saturday, beating the man who taught him most of what he knows, he still has the remainder of the SEC slate in front of him. And that includes a trip to Death Valley next Saturday. Plus, the rest of October isnt much easier. If history is any indication, the chance of the Gators playing in a BCS bowl in January isnt very good. The same goes for winning Saturdays game against Alabama. Dont make those Fiesta Bowl reservations just yet. Contact Matt Watts at mwatts@alligator. org.Starting Saturday, Muschamp not likely to rewrite historyBrett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffMatt Wattstwitter: @wattmatts

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 21 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staffly Stadium can actually be an advantage for the opposition. JOSH JURNOVOYAlligator Writer The Florida offense has had no late. Problem is, the Gators arent time. offense. that ball. That means the width all the for the offense. son said. else is. Florida has not lost to Vander The crowd is awesome. The Florida working on offensive spacing Hosts Vandy tonight at 7

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Florida defense that, while highly touted, has been largely untested against the run. top-100 in the nation: Tennessees Tauren the Vols abandoned the run early on. Junior Trent Richardson, a 5-foot-11, 224-pound downhill runner, already has 441 yards and eight scores on the ground this season. Hes got great balance, hes got great viHes a one-cut guy. When he sees the hole he ing the chains in a positive direction for their play. As such, Floridas focus in practice this ping up ball-carriers. Hes a strong runner, Bostic said. If you try to grab his legs, hes going to take off. While Richardson has been stellar, the running back they have prepared for this season even if he isnt like all the others. Bostic said. He puts on his pants just like we do. Hes a little bit bigger, but weve got to Even when Richardson 90 yards and a touchdown That presents a new chalhave to be prepared for the run regardless of the running back lined up in to take on. Every week is a test, defensive tackle Doto be the best we can be in the run D. Were not even close to being where we should be yet. Contact Tom Green at tgreen@alligator.org. 22, ALLIGATOR Nebraska (+9) will hold it down for the heart of America because especially on the gridiron. Thats why the Huskers are playing football like the forward pass was never invented. TYLER JETT Now, on to the picks... rain tires Watts, who can trace every bad thing he has done base with his handicapped partner, he hit a rut and sent the Also in fourth is The Associated Press Mark I love your work, Mark. Rounding out the three-way tie for fourth is InsideThecall people old and boring and stupid in a newspaper, but infested breath all over the back seat of Tylers car. And in dead-ass last place with a piss-poor record of 14this week when a fellow reporter asked the ages of his children. Theyre 12 and 13, he said. No wait, 13 and 14, I think. I dont know. TJ CJ MW TG BAMA @ UF (+4) BAMA BAMA BAMA BAMA NEB (+9) @ WIS NEB NEB WIS WIS CLEM (+7) @ VT CLEM CLEM CLEM CLEM AUB (+10) @ USCa USCa USCa AUB USCa A&M @ ARK (+3) ARK ARK A&M A&M UT @ ISU (+10) UT UT UT ISU BAY @ KSU (+4) BAY BAY BAY BAY TOLE (+8) @ TEMP TOLE TEMP TOLE TEMP ML KM GL MD BAMA @ UF (+4) BAMA BAMA BAMA BAMA NEB (+9) @ WIS WIS WIS WIS WIS CLEM (+7) @ VT VT CLEM CLEM VT AUB (+10) @ USCa AUB AUB USCa AUB A&M @ ARK (+3) ARK ARK A&M ARK UT @ ISU (+10) ISU UT UT ISU BAY @ KSU (+4) KSU BAY BAY BAY TOLE (+8) @ TEMP TEMP TEMP TOLE TOLE PICKS, from page 19 Gators have only faced one of nations top-100 running backs FOOTBALL, from page 19Natalie Teer / Alligator Staff Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFlorida linebacker Jon Bostic said the Gators have to wrap up Alabama running back Trent Richardson to reduce the likelihood of a long run. Quinn

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 23 The Gators cant run it against Alabama, so they shouldnt even try, is to accept defeat. The ground game doesnt even need to rack up big yardage to be effective. The Crimson Tide held opponents to 3.4 yards per carry or fewer in three of those losses, but teams were still able game. Weis and center Jonotthan Harrison each said UF has developed a smashmouth identity. While the two rug rats at running back, as Weis calls them, dont scream smash mouth, UFs play calling does. The Gators have a 1.8-to-1 run-to-pass ratio, and Demps and Rainey have sprinted UF to the No. 10 rush offense in the nation. Florida cant abandon what it does best in the seasons biggest game. Marcell Dareus and Terrence Cody are long gone. Josh Chapman is a solid nose tackle, but other than that, Alabamas defensive line is without NFL talent. Donta Hightower is a damn good linebacker, but if he has a weakness, its speed, and Demps and Rainey will constantly race him to the edge. And whats Floridas alternative to running it 30 or 40 times? Letting John Brantley air it out? Even in a run-heavy attack, hed be called upon to manage the offense, complete a high percentage and hit one or two deep balls. Thats challenge enough for a passer who has averaged just 188 yards per game. Especially against an Alabama defense that boasts perhaps the top cornerback in the nation in Dre Kirkpatrick and might have the NCAAs two best safeties in Mark Barron and Robert Lester. A better option is to ditch the hurryup, pound the rock and keep Bama backs Trent Richardson and Eddie Lacy on the sidelines, where they cant rack up yards and wear down UFs defense. Harrison predicts a physical, line-ofscrimmage game, and Weis knows what to expect. You have to go toe-to-toe, Weis said. Youve got to be ready for a slugfest. The Gators wouldnt be the favorite in a slugfest, but at least theyd have a punchers chance. Contact Greg Luca at gluca@alligator. org. GREG, from page 19Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffDespite facing a vaunted, third-ranked rush defense, Florida must be able to move the ball on the ground with Chris Rainey (1) and Jeff Demps against Alabama on Saturday.

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JOE MORGANAlligator WriterSenior middle blocker Cassandra Anderson does not get enough touches. According to coach Mary Wise, under-utilizing a four-year starter that led the Southeastern Conference in blocking last season is a trend that cannot continue when No. 13 Florida (9-3, 2-1 SEC) takes on Auburn (8-6, 2-2 SEC) on the road tonight at 8. We have to do a better job of getting her the ball, Wise said. Shes going to have a tough time scoring points for us if we dont get her the ball. Anderson, a second-team All-SEC selection in 2010, recorded 140 total blocks and averaged 1.27 per set, but her numbers have been down this year. She currently has a .293 hitting per centage and 0.8 blocks per set both career-low marks. However, a meeting with Wise following the Gators SEC opener may have put Anderson back on the right track. It was just about refocusing and trying to have my best year my senior year, Anderson said. In the two matches since, she has hit .379 with 11 kills and 4.5 blocks. performance against Kentucky last Friday, calling it one of her best outings of the year. While her statistics may not be up to par with previous seasons, Anderson has still made her mark in the box score in 2011. Seven Gators have recorded at least 10 blocks this season, and of that group, Anderson is the only one yet to record a blocking error. Additionally, she ranks second on the team in total blocks and blocks per set, trailing only junior Betsy Smith. She works really hard at blocking, said Smith, also a middle blocker. Blocking is her favorite thing to do. Shes really good at it and thats something that all of us middles can look for ward to. While Anderson has a history of good numbers, that success has not come easy. She is 6-foot-1, which is considered undersized for a Division-I middle blocker. Comparably, No. 9 Penn State, the four-time defending national champion, has three middle blockers on its roster standing at least 6-foot-4. Its very seldom that were bigger than anyone else in the middle, Wise said. So we have to rely on [Ander sons] foot speed and her IQ. She has to be ahead of the play, and she has that ability. Florida also relies on Anderson for her experience, which will come into play in tonights match against Auburn. She cracked the starting lineup as a freshman in 2008 and has not looked two SEC Champion squads. She just brings that level of calm stability where shes like Ive been here before. Weve been here as a team before, Smith said. She just knows what she needs to do in those situations and its something to pull us all along. 3, KICKOFF, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 WHAT TO WATCH FORThe Gators lead the SEC with a .292 hitting percentage. Auburn ranks 10th in the SEC with a .219 opponent hitting percentage. Auburn was the only SEC team to in their upset bid of then-No. 1 UF. The Gators and Tigers will play the which opened last October. Florida has won 33 straight matches against Auburn.Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffGators middle blocker Cassandra Anderson (21) is second on the team in blocks, but coach Mary Wise said Florida wants to get her more involved against Auburn tonight at 8. Gators look to get Anderson more involved against Auburn