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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 40 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Harold Saive is running for the Gainesville City Commission AtLarge 1 seat. See Story, Page 4.Pink pumpkin party attracts hundredsSaturdays painting party was meant to promote breast cancer awareness, pg. 8. Friends of the Library returns for fall book saleThere will be 25 percent more items for sale this year, pg 3. UF researchers study bacteria that slows coral diseaseThe bacteria are capable of preventing spread of white pox, pg 4. 88 /68 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 9 CROSSWORD 11 SPORTS 14 AUBURN 17 FLORIDA 6 STRUGGLING GATORS IN NEED OF HELP GREG LUCA Alligator Staff Writer AUBURN, Ala. For the second straight year, the Gators sizzling start has given way to an October meltdown. Undefeated beginnings in both 2010 and 2011 have been precursors to threehas lost three straight games in consecutive seasons since 1950-51. And, like in 2010, the third loss was a low-scoring, ghastly slugfest devoid of big plays or excitement for UF. Of the games 27 drives, 17 went for four plays or fewer, as both teams struggled to establish any type of rhythm. The Florida offense could never get off the ground, gaining just 194 yards as a result of spotty quarterback play and an inconsistent running game in Saturdays 17-6 loss at No. 19 Auburn (5-2, 3-1 Southeastern Conference). As was the case after a similarly grisly loss to Mississippi State last season, Florida (4-3, 2-3 SEC) now looks to the bye week for a way to salvage 2011. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffAfter falling to Auburn 17-6 on Saturday, Florida will need South Carolina or Georgia to lose a game to have any hope of winning the Southeastern Conference East division. Team hurting after third straight loss TYLER JETTThe Jett Stream AUBURN, AlaO Saturday, Jeff Driskel was still maybe. He dropped back, eyed the end zone and set his feet. And then sacked, blind-sided. Therein lie Floridas problems the last two weeks. Sure, the Gators have been handicapped with two freshman quarterbacks. And, yeah, Charlie Weis offense has become downright Addazio-esque. But at its root, Florida just isnt talented enough at any position. That offensive line, the one that gave up four sacks Saturday? It hasnt helped at all. Against the best Southeastern Conference teams the ones Florida once competed with, once made a joke of, even the Gators have gained just 194 rushing yards in three games, including 66 on Saturday. And those speedy little rug rats, as Ugly game highlightsUFs faultsSEE TYLER, PAGE 13 SEE FOOTBALL, PAGE 13 MEREDITH RUTLAND Alligator Staff Writer The arrest of Bo Diddleys son and three other Occupy Gainesville protesters has attracted international attention, and members of the movement plan to keep up its momentum. Occupy Gainesville members are staying put on the hours but have to move to the sidewalks when the park closes at 11:30 p.m. Jeremiah Tattersall, 25, an Occupy Gainesville participant, said members of the movement plan to go before the Gainesville City Commission on Thursday during citizen comment to ask to stay on the plaza after the park closes. The Gainesville movement is a local branch of the Occupy Wall Street movement, which has spread to cities across the globe, including Hong Kong, London and Toronto. We have a permanent occupation happening, said Tattersall, who is a delegate from the North Central Florida Central Labor Council. A lot of people are angry. Ellas Anthony McDaniel, the 56-year-old son of rhythm and blues singer Bo Diddley, said he plans to stay involved with the movement and has other plans in motion. McDaniel was arrested at 12:01 Friday morning for trespassing for staying on the plaza after public hours ended. His arrest attracted attention from the The Guardian, a British daily newspaper, and Spinner.com, which is owned by AOL Music. told the protesters that the park would close at 11:30 p.m. and that they would be arrested if they chose to stay on the plaza past that time. time to arrest protesters who didnt leave the plaza. night. He was handcuffed, taken to a police car, given a notice to appear in court and released. The notice counts as an arrest, but he was not taken to Occupy Gainesville gains momentum, international attention Bo Diddleys son among those arrested The plans Ive made regarding my arrest Im not sure if I want to speak about them because I never want to alert my enemies to the dangers that exist in the future for them. I am making plans.Ellas Anthony McDanielson of musician Bo DiddleySEE PROTEST, PAGE 5


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 40 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 TODAYFORECAST WHATS HAPPENINGMinority Pre-Vet Students meeting Today, 7:30 p.m. Little Hall, Room 0127 Have a passion for animals? Interested in a career in veterinary medicine? Minority Pre-Veterinary Students is a new student organization trying to encourage, retain and empower students pur suing a career in veterinary medicine. This club provides opportunities to engage with speakers that are professionals in the veterinary field, hands-on animal experience as well as learning how to get prepared for the veterinary medicine application process. Talking Gators Meet Tuesday, 5:45 p.m. Entomology Building, Room 1031 All are welcome to meet members and learn about Toastmasters, which provides a positive atmosphere to learn and practice public speaking and leadership skills. For details, go to toastmasters.org or call 352-8702267. UF Psychology Club and Psi Chi Honor Society Meeting Wednesday, 7:20 p.m. Little Hall, Room 101 The Psychology Club and Psi Chi Honor Society is a fantastic way to make friends, to get involved in the UF community, discover new research opportunities and further appreciate the vast field of psychology. The RecSports 2011 Swamp Bowl Friday to Sunday, 7 p.m. Southwest Rec Fields Dont miss the chance to compete in the 24th Annual Swamp Bowl. Teams from all across the Southeast will compete for the coveted championship in the mens, womens and co-rec divisions. Winning teams will receive a trophy, championship T-shirts and paid entry into the national championships. Registration ends Monday. For more information, visit: recsports.ufl.edu/ intramural-sports/eventstournaments/swamp-bowlflag-football-tournament. 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. guest speaker will be Glenn Ashkanazi, a clinical psychologist who will talk about career options and his experience in the field of clinical psychology. Students can come to the meeting early at 7 p.m. to meet some of the officers and munch on some pizza. Radical About Christ Informational Meeting Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. Little Hall, Room 205 Radical About Christ is a new organization that seeks to promote awareness about Christianity through community service, bible discussions, workshops and programs. Free food will be served. Getting Published: Fulfilling: the Dream & Making It a Success Friday, Noon to 2 p.m. Books Inc., 505 NW 13th St. The twenty-minute presentation by S. L. Smith, author of a mystery entitled Blinded by the Sight, includes a discussion of the options currently available and some of the traps that allure unsuspecting authors. The presentation will be followed by a Q-and-A session and book signing. PARTLY CLOUDY 76/52 SUNNY 72/46 PARTLY CLOUDY 75/46 RAIN 81/67 PARTLY CLOUDY 88/68 TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY


MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 3 Oct. 19, 1967: While eating candy bars from a vending machine on campus, a UF professor and student discover caterpillars inside the candy bars. Upon investigation, insects are found to reside inside rule on how long candy can be kept inside vending machines. Oct. 18, 1973: Eleven percent of UF students vote in UF history. Forty-six percent of the 2,892 students who vote want to abolish SG, while the remaining 54 percent want to either restructure SG or keep it the way it is. Oct. 19, 1981: Hume Hall is declared the Hume they can do to help residents. Oct. 17, 1988: Sigma Nu Fraternity may be kicked off campus if police determine new charges against the fraternity are true. A former Sigma Nu Frater brothers ransacked her apartment looking for a cat they had given her. The fraternity is already on probation for giving alcohol to minors at a party. Oct. 21, 1994: Cafe Expresso, a nude dancing bar located at 24 S Main St., is closed down the day after purpose is not compliant with zoning for the area. Oct. 20, 2009: The Reitz Union parking lot is shut down for six hours while police and the Alachua 25 pounds of sand and left behind by the JanSport backpack company after the homecoming parade. MINA RADMANLOCAL MEREDITH RUTLANDAlligator Staff WriterThe Friends of the Library book sale is expected to kick off this weekend with the largest stock the sale has had in its 57-year history. Billie Staff, co-chair of the sale, said there will be about 25 percent more She estimated there would be more than 300,000 items, including books, magazines and vinyl records. Beverly Bartlett, treasurer of Friends of the Library, said the extra organization raise more money than usual for the Alachua County library system. It comes at a good time, she said. The more we can do to help, the better. She said the extra donations will be especially helpful in a time when state funding is a constant uncertainty due to potential budget cuts. The Friends of the Library has pledged $170,000 from this sale to the county library system, Bartlett said. system by funding scholarships and small projects. $147,000 at the spring sale, not counting the $25,000 it costs to put on the sale each fall and spring semester, she said. The sale will start Saturday and continue until Oct. 26.Book sale returns with more merchandise DANA EDWARDSAlligator Contributing WriterDavid Parra sets up his video camera and switches on his lighting equipment, which shines on a black backdrop surrounded by painted rainbow walls. He, along with partners Albert Perera, a psychology junior at UF, and Austin Joseph, a psychology sophomore at Santa Fe Community College, started the video project Making it Better, Love UF. The UF advertising junior wants to let current and incoming UF lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and straight students know the university is an accepting support system of individuality. Trevor Project and It Gets Better campaign, which consists of YouTube videos made after the increase in high school and college student suicides in fall 2010. The student-made video is meant to send a proactive message, rather than one of just hope. to get better on their own, said Lauren Hannahs, assistant director of Multicultural and Diversity Affairs at UF and adviser for the project. We want viewers to help themselves by advocating and giving a voice to Roughly 22 graduate and undergraduate students at UF have shared their stories on camera. Parra will edit these interviews for the Human on Thursday, which will take place at the Pride Center at 3131 NW 13th St. started Friday. Parra and Hannahs hope to show the video clip at Gator Growl in a large university context in addition to posting it on YouTube on Thursday.Students to debut LGBTQ video project We dont want people to just wait around for things to get better on their own.Lauren Hannahsassistant director of Multicultural and Diversity Affairs at UF


MEREDITH RUTLANDAlligator Staff Writer Harold Saive sat in his War Room and said he wants to shake up the City Commission. his yard reads, Support the troops. As a veteran, 67-year-old Saive His wood-paneled War Room is candidates. He said a democratic process is essential to a democratic society, too many voices and too little community outreach. said. so the voters can decide which seats, issues in their community. mission and the Alachua County Commission. He pointed to MiamiDade County and Duval County as to Miami when he was 5. ami two years later. he was in his late teens to attend a technical school. lowed him to choose how he wanted electronics and medicine to work at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach. He went on to work at the mission seat twice and volunteered a ham radio operator. his candidacy. said. ALLIGATOR Aundre Larrow / Alligator StaffCity Commission candidate Harold Saive works on a song for Occupy Gainesville in his study. The song, written by Duane Schwingel, another Occupy Gainesville protester, debuted on Saives YouTube channel GainesvilleNews. Its in the embryonic stages right now, Saive said. Candidate calls for town hall meetings, commission overhaul THE BACTERIA NATURALLY OCCURS IN REEFS. MARY ANNE EADESAlligator Contributing Writerthe researchers and a Ph.D. candidate in interdisciplinary ecolet said. Researchers study bacteria that slows coral-destroying disease KATE FELDMANAlligator Contributing Writer Ministries in Paris. periences there and help those who want to spent last summer in Paris with CRU. lins, a math senior who plans to study in French club partners with ministry to teach languageRitchie MUL TICUL TURAL Our main focus is to prepare students to encounter, experience and express the love of Christ here and in Paris.Stephen WhiteUF student


MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 5 EMILY MORROWAlligator WriterLast week, Patti Wyatt saved $5 at Coffee Culture through a Groupon pur chase. She said she purchases deals about once or twice a month through LivingSocial or Groupon indulging in expensive meals and spa ser vices that she might not otherwise be able to afford. Now, the 21-year-old exercise physiology senior will have another source for her online bargain hunting. The University Network, or TUN.com, added UF to its growing list of college campuses last week. The New-York-based website lists deals and student discounts for surrounding businesses. Started in 2010, TUN is present on about 200 campuses across the United States and works with about 5,500 businesses. Unlike companies such as Groupon or LivingSocial, TUN.com does not act as a middleman, providing onetime-only deals, but rather as an advertiser listing long-running deals like happy-hour specials or student discounts. As of Sunday evening, TUN.com listed about 30 businesses with discounts in Gainesville. Places like Salty Dog Saloon, Mothers Pub and 101 Cantina list their weekly drink and food specials. Others like Alter Ego Fitness and Regal Cinemas list student prices for memberships or tickets. If a business does not offer any type of discount, TUN tries to negotiate with the owner to offer one through the website, spokeswoman Shannon Eberly said. Eberly said the website is First, by making students aware of discounts that they may not have known about previously, and second, by drawing in young customers to businesses. The main goal is to save students money, she said. We try to do that by connecting students with the businesses in their area.Site offers student deals Three others were also arrested Fridayjail. The plans Ive made regarding my arrest Im not sure if I want to speak about them because I never want to alert my enemies to the dangers that exist in the future for them, McDaniel said. I am making plans. Pat Fitzpatrick, 62; Ian Smith, 43; and Annette Gilley, 58, were also given notices to appear. Gilley went back onto the plaza after she was given a notice to appear. She was taken to jail. As of Sunday, she was not listed in the jail database of current inmates. PROTEST, from page 1Brett Le Blanc / Alligator S taffBo Diddleys son, Ellas Anthony McDaniel, 56, was arrested for trespassing on Bo Diddley Community Plaza during the Occupy Gainesville protest around midnight Friday.


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 EditorialMONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Elizabeth Behrman EDITOR Joey Flechas MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITOR Todays question: Are you going to the Friends of the Library book sale next week? Fridays question: Do you want tickets for the Florida-Georgia game? 78 TOTAL VOTES35% YES 65% NOClogging the SystemState mandatory minimums cram jailsIn our editorial Oct.10, we discussed the problems with federal mandatory minimum laws. Although these sentencing requirements are archaic, they pale in comparison to the state of Floridas mandatory minimum laws. If you have ever been injured while playing sports or in an automobile accident, your doctor might have prescribed you Lortab, a pain killer containing about 7.5 milligrams of oxycodine. The active ingredient in this pill is a controlled substance, meaning that it requires a prescription and could potentially land you in jail if caught using without one or if found with excess amounts of the drug. If caught with between eight and 27 Lortab tablets without a prescription, Florida law requires a mandatory minimum oxycodine. Four grams, or eight pills, of Lortab is all that is needed to get this sentence. Not four grams of oxycodine, which makes up only 0.06 grams of eight Lortab pills just four grams of Lortab tablets. The other 3.94 grams of the Lortab pills are made up of acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol. Luckily, we are keeping these violent criminals off the streets. If caught with between 28 and 55 pills, you could face Thats 30 years in prison for possession of pain killers. The state does not even have to prove that you intended to distribute these pills nor are defendants allowed to say that they were unaware of the illegality of the substance they possessed. Republican Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff has been trying to abolish mandatory minimums in Florida but has failed because politicians fear they will look weak on crime. Like federal drug laws, these laws in Florida have been overpopulating prisons with non-violent drug users. While the subject of drug use is still a matter of debate, surely no one can say that these laws are helping to end use of illegal substances. How can anyone say that putting someone in jail for 15 years for possessing otherwise legal pain killers is a rational sentence? What is the purpose of prison? We put nonviolent offenders in jail, surrounded by rapists and murderers, for years only to be released to commit violent crimes. The facts show that our current policies are weak on crime. This issue goes way beyond the billions of dollars that we spend every year to keep people incarcerated. This issue represents the despicable use of human beings for political gain.Why the impoverished stay impoverishedRecently, a lot of attention has been paid to rising income inequality in the U.S., especially among the top 1 percent of income earners. The reason for this fact is clear: Globalization and mass media have increased the returns to productivity, and the market has rewarded these people accordingly. Unfortunately, very little attention has been paid to what keeps the poor mired in poverty. Our own government has created a poverty trap for the bottom 40 percent of the population that will do more to keep this group poor than any Consider a family of 3 working to try to get ahead. They want to contribute to society but also want to make decisions works, they get a little above $30,000 a year in welfare cash grants and subsidies. Now lets say the father gets a minimum-wage job working full time. Depending on the position, he might be able to get about $15,000 a year. The total value of this familys income is now a little above $40,000 because the earned income-tax credit, section 8 housing voucher, Medicaid and food stamps fully kick in. These policies so far have created a somewhat positive incentive to work. Contrary to popular belief, however, very few heads of poor households actually make the minimum wage, which is largely earned by suburban kids working at Hollister. In fact, workers above age 24 make up 47 percent of those who earn the minimum wage, and only 23 percent of this group lives in poverty. A more realistic assumption is that the main income earner of a poor family would make between $10 and $20 an hour. Assuming a 40 hour work week for 52 weeks a year, the salary of someone making $10 an hour is $20,800 and at $20 an hour it is $41,600. Around that $20,000 income level, the familys income is maximized until it reaches about $40,000 a year in income because every additional dollar it earns is If the father starts off working in construction as a laborer and starts at $10 an hour, he might acquire new skills which cause his wage to rise. As his income goes up, he pays more in Social Security and Medicare taxes. He must then start paying some federal and state income tax, and the earned income-tax credit is phased out. As he rises to the job of foreman, perhaps making $20 an hour, he loses food stamps, medical coverage for his family through Medicaid and completely loses his housing assistance. In other words, his family is just as well off making $20,000 a year as they are making $40,000 a year because of government programs. Every extra dollar in income he makes from $20,000 to $40,000 is in effect taxed at 100 percent, far higher than the top 1 percent. Why try to work harder when it makes no difference to your economic well-being? Many people I speak with who support heavy expenditures on governmental poverty programs say that the poor arent smart enough to get ahead in our cut-throat capitalist system. are indeed intelligent and realize that there is zero incentive to do any more work after the $20,000 a year level until they are average-income earners. A family whose father works full time is just as well off with the mother staying at home as it is with the mother working full time as well, assuming they both make $10 an hour. If Occupy Wall Street has its way, more programs designed to redistribute wealth will be created, which will do more to stratify the impoverished condition of the bottom 40 percent of income earners than any greedy member of the top 1 percent ever could. Travis Hornsby is an economics and statistics senior at UF. His column appears on Mondays. Travis Hornsbyletters@alligator.org


MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 7 Americans rarely ever pay heed to international celebrations that honor the establishment of a foreign nation. On Oct. 9, the Peoples Republic of China celebrated the centennial of the 1911 Chinese Revolution. Aside the caimportant issues all Americans should be concerned with: (1) the upcoming Fifth Generation of leadership, (2) potential for eign and economic issues and (3) the future of China. For anyone privy to the accordance of the Chinese Constitution (or lack thereof), current General Secretary and President Hu Jintao must relinquish his positions in 2012 and 2013, respectively. In regards to term limitations, the Fifth Generation will succeed President Jintao and his premier, Wen Jiabao. At on Sunday with his predecessor, former General Secretary Jiang Zemin. President Zemin appeared to usurp rumors of his passing era of prosperity and to smooth crumbling relations between old Communist loyalists of President Zemin and younger technocrats of President Jintao. Currently, it is widely anticipated that First Secretary Xi Jinping will succeed President Jintao. If so, his reported frank and terse manner in dealing with domestic corruption, economic matters and foreign matters could highly shape the future of Sino-American relations for the next decade. In particular, potential disputes involving Taiwan, trade wars that could increase the prices of goods and services domestically here, U.S. naval supremacy in Southeast Asia, competitions in currency evaluations and investments in developing countries are simply a miniscule number of issues. While the legacy of President Zemin in China remains censored and reportedly mediocre, his economic contribution in both policy and philosophy is still being experienced. From the beginning of his reign in 1989 to his bowing out in 2002, the Peoples Republic of China has shifted from a primarily command-based Communist nation to a semi-authoritarian Communist nation that has seen private enterprise on both regional and state fronts. Average GDP growth under President Zemin hovered above 6 percent, spelling increase per capita income gains for millions. The joining of the World Trade Organizadent Clinton produced innumerable economic gains. In our current global atmosphere, Xi Jinping (if chosen as leader) will be unable to avoid several daunting issues: An increasing U.S. military presence challenges Chinese military capabilities in the region, trade wars with the U.S. over the Chinese currency or managing an ever increasing nation under the strain of an archaic Communist political system. We have very little to go upon from the intelligence gathered on Xi Jinping. Will he be a hardliner like some of his predecessors, increasing the strain of our relationship with China? Or will he be a moderate like President Jintao, part of a sweeping generation of consensusbuilding moderates? Perhaps all speculation must be based on some semblance of factual information gathered before us. If Xi Jinping does approach to domestic matters may open a window into our future. Growing environmental devastation and pollution endanger the lives of millions of Chinese citizens. While China managed the Great Recession with a well-crafted stimulus package that cushioned decreased GDP quarterly growth, investments will peak. Higher production costs in China have shifted some goods to its competitors, including Thailand, India and Singapore. The Hong Kong Trade Development Council estimated a potential jump from 5 to 9 percent in producing goods. Growing social unrest from crippling gaps in income wages between agricultural farmers and blue-white-collar workers will also test the Chinese governments ability to hold stability. There is much we have to look forward to, but any continuing of a peaceful coexistence must be factored with a pragmatic approach to China. Guillermo R. Pradieu is an English sophomore at UF.America must take pragmatic approach with China in futureGuest ColumnGuillermo PradieuSpeaking Out Alex Guilmartin made a good point in his Thursday column, lamenting the fact that the loud protests of the Occupy Wall Street movement are full of sound and fury yet signify nothing. The protesters have garnered a lot of attention while raising signs with vague proclamations like, Share the Wealth, We are the 99% or Jobs for all at Union Wages. (Im not even kidding about that one.) By now, you have probably seen the photo of a protester using the side of an NYPD patrol car to do his business. Guilmartin rightly explains that anger nancial mess. So what could the masses of dread-locked protesters do to cause real change? Or to put it more bluntly, what reforms would they call for if they actually First, the Occupy Wall Street protesters would call for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to propose a strict form of the Volcker Rule. The rule would limit the ability of federally insured banks to generate much of their revenue from proprietary trading (trading for their own account). The rule would also limit the big banks ability to bet on hedge-funds and private-equity funds. For years before ing borrowed money to make these bets, effectively multiplying their gains when they bet correctly and their losses when they bet wrong. Most economists agree that this practice, along with risky derivatives tradThe second thing the protesters would call for, if they knew what they actually wanted, would be restrictions on highfrequency trading (HFT). In this practice, traders make thousands of transactions each second, buying and selling back the same stock in a matter of milliseconds, for gains of fractions of a penny. Regulators began to scrutinize the practice following last summers infamous Industrial Average lost almost 1,000 points, only to make up the loss soon after. Experts are still in dispute as to whether HFT actuWhat is not in dispute is that HFT gives an unfair advantage to traders with the powerful and expensive computers needed to jump on tiny market opportunities so quickly. Two popular regulations are a speed limit on the number of trades one trader can make per second, and a minimum denomination, lets say a penny, for which a stock can be turned around. Unfortunately, none of the Wall Street protesters are raising signs that say, Prevent federally insured banks from making proprietary trades with our money, or Put speed limits on high frequency trading activities. So until the protesters change their tactics, I guess well just have to be content with the old defecate on a police car approach. Matt Colbert is an industrial and systems engineering freshman at UF.Protesters need to understand system in order to make changesGuest columnMatt ColbertSpeaking Out


SAPHIRA LAZARREAlligator Contributing WriterSixth-grader Megan Lapcevic, 11, dipped her paint brush into a Styrofoam cup and coated her pumpkin in a deep magenta paint. Rubbing the excess paint off her hands, she called her creation pinkalicious. Ive made plenty of boring, or ange pumpkins, but this is the most fun one yet, Megan said. Pink Pumpkin Painting Party from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the Cancer Genetics Research Complex lawn. Lindy Brounley, communications director for the Shands at UF cancer center, said she wanted the event to help educate the community about breast cancer while also offering a new perspective on the disease. We wanted this event to be fun and hands on, Brounley said. I think weve achieved that goal. Jerry Gramig, a 49-year-old Gainesville resident, agreed. He, along with his wife, Lavina, and their daughter, Ellie, 11, participated in the event early Saturday afternoon. Gramig lost his mother to cancer, and cancer has affected both sides of his family through the years. [The event is] like having a game with a purpose, Gramig said. Theres fun with learning here. People are getting the chance to show support for the cause and gaining some education without being overwhelmed. Brounley anticipated 100 par ticipants and had preordered 200 pumpkins. She said they bought additional pumpkins from Publix Super Markets and Lowes. About 530 people preregistered for the event, she said. About half were children. Thats the real focus here, Brounley said. While this is an event for families, we really hope to bring awareness to the mothers, the aunts, the grandmothers, even the dads who have brought the children out. Its all about education, prevention and awareness, really. UF&Shands, the cancer center and the Climb for Cancer Foundation offered information packets and brochures. Mary Lavan, a 76-year-old Gainesville resident, lost her daughter to breast cancer 20 years ago. This event really amazes me, she said, placing her hand over her heart. To see all of the youth out here, its overwhelming. 8, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 Rachel Crosby / AlligatorHolly Knapick paints pumpkins Saturday at the Cancer Genetics Research Complex with her son Jack, 5, and daughter Angie, 3. She lost two aunts to the disease and thought the party would be fun. Pink pumpkin party helps teach about breast cancer ASHLEY SCHARBERAlligator Contributing WriterFlorida Organic Growers hosted a Fair Food Panel on Saturday evening to kick off Gainesvilles observance of World Food Day on Sunday and National Food Day on Oct. 24. The event was held at the Civic Media Center, an alternative library and meeting room for local activist groups, located downtown. The panel which included farmer Jordan Brown from The Family Garden; Juan Concha from the Farmworker Association of Florida; Maya Garner, owner of The Jones Eastside restaurant; and Marty Mesh of the Agricultural Justice Project and Florida Organic the poor state of farmworker conditions and insight into local farms and businesses that are trying to make a difference. ordinator of Gainesville Food Day, has goals to make it an annual event, hoping that it will be bigger and better next year. Food Day events will be held throughout the week, including the City Hall Garden Tour which starts tonight at 6 p.m. Gainesville Food Day events kicked off with panel this weekendPHILANTHR OPYNational Food Day is observed Oct. 24


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Roommate Matching HERE Oxford Manor 377-2777 The Landings 336-3838 The Laurels 335-4455 Greenwich Green 372-8100 Hidden Lake 374-3866 12-7-74-4 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $650/mo. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 10-2611-97-4 roommates wanted in 4/2 on sorority row. $350 inc Utilities, cable, and internet. easy walk to UF, close to downtown. close to buses. jfidorra@hotmail.com 814-440-3325 10-25-11-10-4 MASTER Bdrm. PRIVATE BATH, WALK IN CLOSET 708 NW 10th Ave. 5 min to UF. Nice Cabana around Lg Swimming Pool, $570 incl utils, & W/D. Huge space in quiet area. Flexible lease w low sec dp. Call Kristoff 352-332-5030 or 514-6180 ready Nov. 1st. 11-4-11-15-4 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! 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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. 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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 HOT, SEXY convertible 2000 Mercedes SL. White w. both tops,blue soft leather inter. 46,800 miles. PS, PW. AM/FM, CD. New Michelins. Garage kept. Mint. 15,800. 3772538 10-24-10-12 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. LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 12-7-74-13 UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. 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 10-20-11-74-13 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 ANY HempFest Video Footage, Photos, Articles, Memorabelia, Testimonials...Confessions of the Doobie Tosser from 1990-2000! PLZ Call 352-278-5698 10-21-10-13 Southeast Car Agency is looking to hire a Lot Porter for approx. 35 hours a week (or more if needed). Must have clean driving record, your own reliable transportation, and be available to work on Saturday. Please apply in person only, we are not accepting calls regarding this position. Location: 310 NE 39th Ave Gainesville, FL 32609 10-19-7-13 European professional couple is looking for an egg donor. The husband is originally from Florida, the wife is European, and the couple resides in England. Potential donor must be between 21-26 years old; Caucasian, in good health; a current student with good grades or a graduate of a university. A Russian/Slavic background preferred but other backgrounds would be gladly considered. FINANCIAL REWARD is negotiable and will depend on a donor's qualities but will be SUBSTANTIALLY higher than standard clinical rate of 3,000 dollars. Treatment (standard IVF) will take place at a UF hospital, will require a few weeks but will not be interruptive to donor's everyday life. The cost will be fully met by the couple. Candidates should email a brief description of themselves and a recent photo to nvm.donor@yahoo.co.uk Full confidentiality guaranteed. 10-25-11-7-13 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 Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! 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MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 13 Charlie Weis calls them? They cant do much without an offensive line paving the way. Chris Rainey has 89 rushing yards in those three games, and he averaged more than 100 in Floridas while, has been out with an ankle injury, even though Gators coaches scoffed before the season about Demps ability to stay healthy. Defensively, things arent going much better. Will Muschamp has talked about overs the last three games. All things considered, the Gators lowed one true touchdown drive. Auburns other 10 points came off Florida muffed punts and Florida mond said after the game that the muffs by Chris Rainey and Robert Clark did not cost Florida the game. And he was right. The Gators of the game, the one right before Driskel was sacked from behind, the quarterback kept a play alive with until a receiver could get open. back recruit in the country last year. The ball hit Reed between the numbers. Then it hit the ground. Reed has struggled all season, as has every other receiver, save for Andre Debose, and he suffered an Debose has been pretty much ple of weeks, catching a bomb from the quarterback (whoever that may score. But even he has disappeared after those catches. That is not necessarily his fault. Its everyones fault. The offensive line, which cant hold blocks. The thing without the offensive line. The quarterbacks, who are simply too young for this. Driskel cost Florida the game. They both played OK not good, of course, but OK. At the same time, neither one helped Florida win the game. They were both just sort of there. Its not their fault, necessarily. Its everyones fault. And thats the scariest part. Contact Tyler Jett at tjett@alligator.org. TYLER, from page 1Gators have worst offensive showing since The open weeks coming at a good time, coach Will Muschamp said. Weve got to do a lot. getting healthy. Sophomore linebacker Ronald Powell missed the game with injuries. Sophomore wide receiver Andre Debose and senior day. Even junior kicker Caleb Sturgis was sidelined by injury, just another parallel to last years Mississippi State loss. And thats to say nothing of senior has hindered the Gators in ways few would have predicted before the season. Florida has thrown for 242 yards in the 10 nal offensive play before halftime against Alabama. Brantley has upgraded from crutches mistic he could return against Georgia. Im hoping so, Muschamp said. Well see what happens. I dont know. His rehabs going very well. Saturdays loss illustrated just how desperately the Gators need him. Floridas offense had only 194 yards, its lowest total bama in the SEC Championship game. second consecutive start but completed just 5 of 10 passes for 45 yards before he was pulled at halftime. back, pumped to senior running back Chris Rainey on his right, hesitated and intercepted by TSharvan Bell. Brissetts son, was open if Brissett had thrown it a tion cost him. egated to mostly screens and dump offs, driving an offense that racked up a mere 104 yards in We needed to do something different from what we were doing, Muschamp said. Continue to do the same stuff, youre pointed with. We just werent moving the ball effectively enough. thing Muschamp said they would do at one point or another in the game. But the results were mostly the same. Driskel completed 9 of his 18 attempts remaining in the third quarter and the ball was running wide open down the seam. pitch from Rainey, Reed was streaking with sophomore Demetruce McNeal 4 yards behind in coverage. But Driskels pass landed well beyond portunity at the end zone was lost. It was wide open, Muschamp said. We need to hit that. Both UF quarterbacks completed 50 percent of their passes, but neither ally killed us in the game, but again didnt do enough to really help, Muschamp said. SEC, two games behind South Carolina and Georgia in the East division. While the Gators goals are not yet out the Bulldogs would almost certainly seal Floridas fate. body rested up, because weve got a long Bostic said. What happened, happened. So were just trying to get prepared for Georgia. Contact Greg Luca at gluca@alligator.org. FOOTBALL, from page 1Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFreshman Jeff Driskel replaced Jacoby Brissett at quarterback to start the second half Saturday. UF Fo otball


MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG 2010 vs. 2011After losing a third straight game for the second season in a row, do you think the Gators are an improved team in 2011? Vote online at alligatorSports.org.Poll ResultsWho do you want to start at quarterback this Saturday against No. 24 Auburn? Coach Becky Burleigh said the Gators responded well after going down early against Mississippi State on Sunday. See Story, Page 16. Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff The Gators are the most penalized team in the nation with 61 for 465 yards, including six against Auburn on Saturday. The most glaring was an offsides call on defensive tackle Dominique Easley that allowed Auburn a MATT WATTSAlligator Staff Writer AUBURN, Ala. The Gators are a representation a win in the past three weeks, Mistakes, penalties contribute to lossSEE MIS T AKES, P A GE 15 TOM GREENAlligator Staff Writer Injuries: Gillislee not featured as run game struggles again UF HAS MINUS-7 TAKEAWAY MARGIN. TOM GREENAlligator Staff Writer Florida defense fails to force turnover for third straight gameSEE TURNOVER, P A GE 15Gillislee UF Fo otball SEE INJURY, P A GE 1559% BRI SS ETT 41% DRISKEL 83 total votes


allowing Auburn quarterback Barrett Trotter to make one of his few plays of the game. Trotter tossed up a jump ball in the end zone to DeAngelo Benton, who came down with the pass over cornerback Cody Riggs for the Tigers only points of game-winning points. Muschamp and other coaches insisted would not be tolerated after last weeks loss to LSU. We need to do a better job coaching, because, obviously, its not getting done and weve got to look at some other guys that can play, Muschamp said. That falls on my shoulders nobody elses. Florida had two false start penalties and two half, and set Auburn up for two scoring drives by virtue of penalty. Defensive tackles Jaye Howard and Leon Orr were called for a face mask and offsides third down, extending the Tigers drive. But Auburn kicker Cody Parkey bailed tempts from 42 and 45 yards. Florida remains the most penalized team in the nation with 61 for 465 yards. emphasize it and do a better job with it, Muschamp said. Thats all I can say. Contact Matt Watts at mwatts@alligator. org. Although Muschamp said last week that everyone except quarterback John Brantley and cornerback Jeremy Brown would be ready for the game, he said after the loss that Powell did not practice all week. Muschamp said he expects Powell, who has struggled to produce at times this season, to be ready for the Georgia game following the bye week. Senior William Green started in place of Powell, assisting on one tackle and notching two quarterback hurries. Demps was listed as a game-time decision after spraining his ankle on a kick return against Alabama. We didnt feel like he was full speed enough, Muschamp said. He practiced some this week. Not much. Starting left guard Dan Wenger was on crutches with his left foot in a protective boot after the game, and kicker Caleb Sturgis injured his leg in Wide receiver Andre Debose tweaked his ankle during and played sparingly the remainder of the game. Wide receiver issues: Musgarding his struggling wide receiver corps after the game. No receiver on the Gators roster averages two receptions per game, and the teams two leading receivers are Rainey (18 catches) and fullback Trey Burton (13 catches). Against Auburn, Floridas leading receiver had 40 yards. Thats the biggest issue right now, just consistent play at the position, Muschamp said. Were not getting enough consistent play at the position. Im not going to get into a bashing of one position. Contact Tom Green at tgreen@ alligator.org. MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 15 Maegan Dennis / Alligator StaffWenger, Sturgis, Debose hurt during game INJURY, from page 14Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffLinebacker Jelani Jenkins (bottom) dropped an interception in the fourth quarter of Saturdays 17-6 loss at Auburn. Florida hasnt forced a turnover since the second half against Kentucky on Sept. 24. Jenkins drops another interception in fourthPart of UFs problem the last three games has been that opponents have run the ball 135 times and passed it just 55. Florida has had trouble stopping the run and stripping the ball from carriers, but it has also struggled with a consistent pass rush and failed to capitalize on the few mistakes teams have made throwing the ball. It was the same story Saturday, as the Gators failed to force a fumble against the Tigers, recorded just one sack and were unable to come through on at least two interception opportunities. second half, Florida freshman cor nerback Marcus Roberson was in the vicinity of an errant Clint Moseley pass, but Roberson slipped and was unable to corral the ball from his back. Then in the fourth quarter, with Florida trailing 14-6, linebacker Jelani Jenkins jumped in front and dropped a sure interception that would have given the Gators to attempt to tie the game late. We havent created any turnovers, defensive tackle Jaye Howard said. Whenever we do create turnovers it looks good for the Gators. Were putting our offense been getting it, and we have to get back to playing our style of defense and causing havoc and just disrupting the quarterback. Contact Tom Green at tgreen@ alligator.org. TURNOVER, from page 14 SEC Fo otball Whenever we do create turnovers it looks good for the Gators.Jaye HowardUF defensive tackleRainey MIS T AKES, from page 14Penalties prove costly in loss


JOSH JURNOVOYAlligator Writer Florida dominated Mississippi State for 89 minutes on Sunday. Unfortunately for UF, it was one minute too few. it to tip it out of liamson played a free kick into play. ALLIGATOR Brett Le Blanc / Alligator Staff ute against Mississippi State on Sunday, but No. 11 UF lost 1-0 in Starkville, Miss. Early goal spells defeat for Florida against MSU UF Soccer