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We Inform. You Decide. VOLUME 105 ISSUE 80 THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Todayvisit page 8 er Kelsey Bruder, ing seniors, said UFs loss to ASU in the Womens Col lege World Series on Tuesday. See Story, Page 18. State funding for restoration and protection of local natural attractions, like Ginnie Springs and the Ichetuck nee River, has been cut. See story, page 4. SEATTLE (AP) Seattle-bound commuters got some unexpected company when a Canada goose and her goslings decided to walk across a section of highway that links the city to its suburbs. an off-ramp after motorists became concerned about the geeses safety during the Wednesday morning rush hour. Washington State Patrol spokeswoman trooper Julie Startup says it took troopers about 20 minutes to get the little guys cleared. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Partly cloudy 92/69FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 THE AVENUE 8 CLASSIFIEDS 12 CROSSWORD 17 SPORTS 18 Max Reed / Alligator StaffRobomowerAndres Vargas, a mechanical engineer, left, and Camilo Buscaron, a electriBy JOEY FLECHASAlligator Staff Writer The UF business college reported inaccurate data about 2009 graduates of its masters of business administration program to U.S. News and World Report, according to a university internal investigation. Last August, an anonymous caller to the universitys ethics hotline alleged that Business Administration manipulated data on job placement of program graduates in order to boost the programs ranking. The call was followed by the submission of documents supporting the allegations. An investigation headed by Associate Provost for Academic Affairs Angel Kwolek-Folland followed. According to the investigation report, compear to have used a looser interpretation of the data than would a reasonable person UF STUDENT GOVERNMENTBy ALEXANDER KLAUSNERAlligator Staff Writer Election reform has turned a Student Government platform point into a reality. The Senate unanimously voted Tuesday night to approve a bill that will do away with paper ballots and move to a computerbased voting system. Students would still have to go to an on-campus polling location, but instead of receiving a paper ballot, they would swipe their Gator 1 cards and be ushered to a secure booth with a computer to cast votes. The system is expected to be ready by the fall SG election. The legislation, written by Senate President Micah Lewis, was widely supported and endorsed. Minority leader Gillian Leytham was the one to motion for unanimous approval. The system has been tried once before in 2005, Lewis said. However, poorly trained poll workers caused problems with the election, prompting a return to paper and pens. This time, he said, SG intends to ensure the poll workers know the system, and the technology has improved drastically since. Treasurer T.J. Villamil said SG expects to save $25,000 by implementing the new system. He will propose today to decrease the election budget from $50,000 to $25,000, Unite Party Senator Severin Walstad, nancial aspects of the bill, said he estimates the savings to be $32,000 as opposed to $25,000. ware upgrades would cost between $16,000 and $22,000. The bill comes after a Spring 2011 election that was marred by controversy. Three students, including two ex-senators, came forward claiming to have voted twice. Instead of voting for a candidate, they wrote in the name of a historical Lewis said he wouldnt condone the action, but he said it did alert him to weaknesses in the system. Students will now be able to cast votes at any polling location on campus. Under previous rules, any kind of electronic voting was illegal. The new rules will still disallow online voting, a system used for SG elections at Santa Fe College. Lewis said an interview last week he didnt push for online voting because he was aiming to ensure the integrity of the voting process. He said he didnt want a system candidates could exploit by rewarding favorable votes or through pressuring peers into voting their way. electronic stationsSEE INTERNAL, P AGE 4Lewis UF Academic s


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 105 ISSUE 80 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 TODAYFORECASTTHUNDER STORMS 95/72 THUNDER STORMS 94/72 THUNDER STORMS 93/70 THUNDER STORMS 92/69 PARTLY CLOUDY 92/69 WHATS HAPPENING Gator Aid Disaster Response Drive: Helping Our Neighbors in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Saturday, June 11, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CH2M Hill Gainesville Office 3011 SW Williston Road This donation drive will benefit victims of the tornadoes in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Personal hygiene products, baby products, cleaning products, non-perishable food and supplies, personal products, pet care items and plastic storage containers of all sizes are being collected. No used clothing or toys can be accepted. Only new items can be donated. Monetary donations will also be accepted. an for the plant pathology department was selected. He was named to the position less than a week after the chairwoman was named. CORRECTIONS In Tuesdays edition of The Alligator, an article about new hires at the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences incorrectly listed the college as the Institute of Agriculture and Life Science. The same article also reported that John Hayes would take over as the interim research dean at IFAS less than a week after a new chairwom-SUNDAY MONDAY SATURDAY FRIDAY




By EMILY MORROWAlligator Writer More than 700 springs are sprinkled across Floridas landscape, providing an visitors and about 90 percent of north Floridas water supply. But like many things across the state, they too face the budget ax. On June 1, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection announced the end of all funding for the Florida Springs Initiative and the Springs Basin Working Groups, or ganizations dedicated to restoring and protecting Floridas springs. Its just a real hard blow, said Bob Knight, coordinator of the Wakulla Springs working group. Were seeing the springs degrading, and then we hear the state no longer values them enough to fund their restoration. The Florida Springs Initiative was started in 2001 by the DEP. Its purpose was to identify problems the springs were having lic about these issues and work on projects to protect and restore the springs. Last year the Initiative received $514,000 in state funding. The DEP also directed $276,000 toward four Springs Basin Working Groups. The groups were charged with creating restoration plans for the four springs Ichetucknee, Silver, Rainbow and Wakulla. Peter Colverson, coordinator of the working groups for Rainbow Springs and Silver Springs, said his plans included six categories of necessary improvements: water qualuse and development, biodiversity, and education and outreach. The groups were two weeks away from presenting these plans to the DEP when the funding cut was announced. The funds were not intended to cover implementation of the plans, only to maintain the working groups as representative agencies. Colverson said these groups were the motivating forces that would have worked to garner public support and guide the springs restorations. Its sort of like taking the engine out of a car, he said. This foreseeable stall in progress was what led Knight to found the Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute, a private, the slack from other agencies losses of state funding. We spent a lot of money understanding the problems in the springs, but we havent hasnt gone away, just the states support. Christie Goss, a spokeswoman for the DEP, wrote in an email that the DEP is looking for ways to continue the work of the springs groups. DEPs commitment to restoring these springs has not diminished, but it does mean we will have to explore other avenues to ful4, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011Max Reed / Alligator StaffAbout 20 Florida red-bellied turtles line a fallen log on the Ichetucknee River. Two state agencies will no longer receive funding to preserve freshwater springs. AROUND GAINESVILLELocal springs cant avoid stroke of the budget pen By LISA GALLOAlligator Contributing Writer The UF School of Theatre and Dance is leaving the local scene and going international. Two amphitheaters in Greece offered to host the theater programs productions of Sophocles Oedipus the King and Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet. Judith Williams, the founder of the International Production Program and director of Romeo and Juliet, said the plays were chosen because the directors have a lot of passion for the pieces. Each play has two separate casts that rehearse simultaneously, said Russell Schultz, the assistant director for Oedipus the King. One cast will perform in Gainesville and the other will perform in Greece. The group is set to leave for Greece Saturday and stay for about two weeks. The UF theater students have performed in about 10 different countries including England, Scotland and Russia. Last year, the students performed A Streetcar Named Desire in Germany and the Czech Republic. To Wayne Willinger, who will play Oedipus, the experience of performing Sophocles masterpiece in its home country will be the best part. When Oedipus says I was at the great park of Delphi, I will be really pointing to Delphi, Willinger said. When Oedipus yells that he is going to blind his eyes, my voice will echo through those hills just like it did thousands of years ago. UF thespians to perform in Greece in coming weeks PROGRAM AIRS SATURDAYS AT 9 P.M.By MARIA CASTILLOAlligator Contributing Writer Shane Reynolds might hail from the Swamp, but that didnt exactly get him ready to face some reallife reptiles in the Everglades. snakes and alligators. But thats not stopping him from staring them down on national television. He is the star of Shane Untamed, an adventure show airing Saturdays at 9 p.m. on Nat Geo Wild. His audience members will know him as Shane O, a nickname his mother gave him growing up. Reynolds will be a one-man band, in charge of every element that makes his show, from shooting to editing. While studying at UF, he traveled and always had dreams of one day having his own TV show. I think its something that everyone hopes to do at some point, just to travel, he said. The fact that I get to document it for the world to see is a dream come true. The travel show will stand out from others since it is not guided by a wildlife expert, Reynolds said. He is an everyday person in situations that would normally call for an expert. Nat Geo Wild is trying to attract a younger audience, an age demographic from 18 to 25, with this show, said Janet Han Vissering, senior vice president of development for the network. She said that Reynolds has a contemporary appeal and will help attract that age group. He puts across a very vulner able side, but it could be incredibly funny too, she said. In some of the clips from his show found on National Geographics website, Reynolds can be found kayaking in Alaska looking for whales and hiking through a jungle in Guyana in search of 1,500-pound bears. He wants to prove that fear shouldnt stop anyone from adventure. Im hoping that people will learn that traveling to the unknown and remote places are not as dangerous as they think, he said.UF alum featured on travel showComplaint came from anonymous callerusing standards used by professionUFs MBA program ranked 39th in the U.S. News and World Report ranking based on 2009 data. Data on publications methodology. Data the college reported about the 2010 graduating class led the school to slide to 47th place. denied claims that they intentionally manipulated the data. The allegations state that Craig Petrus, director of graduate business career services, was pressured by Selcuk Erenguc, the associate dean for graduate programs, to manipulate the data in order to maintain a higher ranking. The complaint alleged that Petrus spoke of the pressure to colleagues during a July 2009 staff luncheon at a local restaurant. Two staffers supported the claim. According to the investigation, Petrus could not recall the luncheon, and both he and Erenguc denied any pressure. Erenguc attributed the change from 2009 to 2010 to a slumping economy. According to the ranking of the 2009 class in U.S. News and World Report, the MBA programs 2009 graduating class had 53 percent job placement at graduation and about 79 percent placement three months after graduation. The complaint alleged that the accurate numbers paint a different picture, with 37 percent of the students having jobs at graduation and 53 percent having jobs three months after graduation. The investigation found no evidence of collusion to create a more positive set of data. Whether this was the result of poor judgment or inexperience, the end result is an inaccurate portrait of graduates of the MBA program, according to the investigation. In an October memorandum sent in response to the investigation, College of Business Administration Dean John Kraft said the 2009 set of data accurately portrayed graduate placement and the college adhered to appropriate reporting standards. He said there was unrest in the was selected for his position last summer, and he attributed the allegations to this negativity. INTERNAL, from page 1Reynolds When Oedipus yells that he is going to blind his eyes, my voice will echo through those hills just like it did thousands of years ago.Wayne Willinger actor playing Oedipus UF Academic s


THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 5 By CLARE LENNONAlligator Writer What could be considered as nothing more than a rudimentary Saturday chore served as a pinnacle of glory for a group of UF engineering students last week as their place in the basic division at the ION Robotic Lawn Mower Competition. The robot, which cuts grass without any human direction, mowed 76 percent of the grass in a roughly 20-square-foot rectangle without hitting a trashcan that was randomly placed in the grass. The secondplace team only cut 51 percent of the grass. Eric Schwartz, a UF engineering professor and project adviser, said the teams experience made the difference this year as the team members were able to anticipate what might go wrong and try to prevent them. before, Schwartz said. The team, however, did encounter some up a few days before the competition. Instead of folding up shop, the team found a wheelchair at Goodwill, bought it and replaced the motor. This years team included senior computer engineering major Camilo Buscaron, senior computer engineering major Colin Watson, senior electrical engineering major Mike Franks and mechanical engineering graduate student Andres Vargas. Schwartz said the team built everything on InstiGator except for the lawn mower engine, batteries and the motor and wheels taken from a wheelchair. The robot has sonar, a compass and a lever to adjust the height according to the grass. Next year, the team plans to move up to the advanced division. Instead of mowing around a static trashcan, advanced-team robots have to mow moving mechanical dog.UF robotic lawn mower takes top prize at competitionMachine has sonar, compass and wheelchair wheels UF Academic s


The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator .The Alligator encourages comments from readers. Letters to the editor should not exceed 150 words (about one letter-sized page). They must be typed, double-spaced and must include the just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to, 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 376-4458.6, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011Opinions Reader response Vote or post a message at www.alligator.orgColumnALLIGATOR C.J. Pruner EDITOR Joey Flechas Josh Isom MANAGING EDITORS80 TOTAL VOTES24% YES 76% NOTodays question: Will you come out to vote in SG elections if theres electronic voting? Tuesdays question: Do you want to go to a party in Anthony Weiners pants?He felt adrenaline coursing through his veins as he charged toward the mass of men in red, his tatorchestra of death played on. He saw a spark, felt a jolt in his chest and smelled smoldering skin. It forced him to his knees. He realized a warm liquid was spewing from his chest. The young man thought of his mother. Revolution! he shouted. The last Today, the idea of secession is considered radical and tremely American. After all, those radical founders seceded from England, and those radical confederates attempted to secede from the Union. The thought of indeThe legality of secession is cryptic. Although secession ington asked the new country to sustain cordial relations very real threat. At one point, Thomas Jefferson even said that if any state wanted to separate, it could separate and indeed should separate. The principle of secession was supposed to offset an encroaching unitary government. If the government walked all over the states or failed to live up to its end retract its full sovereignty. Unfortunately, in a recent Rashave the right to secede. I guess the other 79 percent think disagree. In fact, moving the political discussion to this There are scores of reasons why a state may secede from the Union: tics or a runaway central governthe states. The organs of government have not met their constitutional mandates. there to serve the states and the people. Secession is deathof heat-of-the-moment politics. instance, a health care law that puts a state on the path to reach of government dramatically mushrooms. States has gone astray. The government has turned into Chris Ceresa is a chemistry sophomore. His column appears on Thursdays.U two days of meetings at Emerson Alumni Hall to do one thing. Your tuition. Your classes. Your university. And as we wonder how the university will grapple with active interest in these meetings. This is the place where university regulations, tuition hikes and changes to academic programs are discussed. Some trustees have openly spoken Even if attending the meetings is out of the question reaching out to your state-appointed leaders is a good way to to educate. So you, the students, the professors and the administrators, are the stakeholders. Hey You!Guess what? Your future is being discussed today Big Deal?A a herd of reporters gathered in a Democasual, off-the-record Q&A session. However, the only Q the reporters were concerned with that day was the war in Vietnam and why the United States was still involved. They kept pressing answer, something they had tried to do repeatedly in the past to little avail. The memly get their answer when the politician whipped out his whoopee stick, pointed to it and proclaimed This is why his johnson (which he christhan just another appendage. he wielded quite frequently. He would often show it to fellow politicians and congressional aides to show them that he was in charge. Now, we have a congressscrutiny over photos he sent via Twitter that focused on his personal stimulus package (for those morally opposed to penile puns, sorry Americans would have manna from the irony gods, feel the need to unload. of wars and an economy that just refuses to get healthy. caught trading arms with Threeway. Chris


THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 7 In 1946, George Orwell said that political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. Although he declared this decades ago, Or well might still be on to something. To be sure, I will examine his thesis to see if it holds true today, using evidence straight from the mouths of todays most prominent politicians. Exhibit A President Barack Obama on Osama bin Laden: The United States has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden, the leader of al-Qaida. I wonder how Orwell himself would have perceived President Obamas late-night address and the crowds celebrating outside the White House that were gravely similar to the deranged foreigners cheering the 9/11 attacks. Regardless, my own reasoning along with words have led me to hold the killing of bin Laden in the highest regard. Right or wrong, this sole constituent deems this murder respectable. Exhibit B Mitt Romney on the economy: Government under President Obama has grown to consume almost 40 percent of our economy. We are only inches away from ceasing to be a free market economy. Romneys statement is doubly impressive, combining attempts to elicit fear in his supporters through the portrayal of a socialist Obama regime and to overwhelm them with deceptive statistics. Government spending as a percentage of ting just below 38 percent according to Politiing to PolitiFact, government spending as a percentage of GDP has always been within 7.6 percent of the current level. In addition, the recession has played a pivrecent years. Romneys caveat of our looming descent into a communist mar ket is a bit off base. In reality, the U.S. ranked ninth on the economic freedom index of 179 countries according to the Heritage Foundation. His dishonest fear-mongering leads me to classify his quote as pure wind. Exhibit C Sarah Palin on Paul Revere: He who warned the British that they werent gonna be takin away our arms by ringing those bells, and makin sure as hes riding his horse through town to send those warning shots and bells that we were going to be sure and we were going to be free, and we were going to be armed. Palins yarn is intrinsically more challenging to assess due to its incoherence. It seems the former governor was describing Reveres legendary 1775 ride as a warning to the British against taking American arms, using those shots and bells as cautionary tools. Although I appreciate Gov. Palins storytelling ability and believe her when she says, I know my American history, her story paints an inaccurate representation of Reveres ride. Due to this lack of sense and distortion of history, I will again accept Orwells thesis and classify Palins quote as a pure wind lie. Conclusion After careful examination of the evidence and thoughtful deliberation, one can reach the sobering conclusion that contemporary politicians are much like their predecessors: imperfect, mendacious and human. ed that he was really too honest a man to be a Abdul Zalikha is an microbiology junior at UF. His column appears on Thursdays. ColumnThat smell like a concoction of incense, fruits and cigars wafted to my nose as I entered Hideaway Head Shop, a Dinkytown hookah store. About a dozen eager collegeaged customers hungrily stared with anticipation as a salesman reached behind the counter to reveal an assortment of brightly colored hookah pipes. Hookah a tobacco-smoking device which originated in India 400 years ago is a hip new trend among college students, popular because of the perception that its a safer, less addictive alternative to smoking cigarettes. But emerging research is beginning to disprove this. Recent studies by the American Lung Association, the World Health Organization and international researchers show that hookah may pose the same even some unique health risks as cigarette smoking. In a typical one-hour session of hookah smoking, the user is exposed to at least 100 times the volume of smoke inhaled from one cigarette, according to a 2007 WHO advisory note. One session produces as much tar as 20 low-tar cigarettes. The smoke is also dangerous because it contains high levels of toxic compounds like carbon monoxide, heavy metals and carcinogens. Despite the risks, hookah is an increasingly mainstream leisure activity. Since 2000, an estimated 300 hookah bars have opened in the U.S., and the phenomenon is catching on. A clinical study of hookah smokers found high nicotine levels in smokers blood and saliva, debunking the myth that hookah cannot be addictive.For example, a 2006 study examining the emerging trend in tobacco use among teens found that out of 411 college freshmen, those teens who had ever smoked hookah were about eight times more likely to experiment with cigarettes. This is dangerous because tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of premature death in the U.S. and is responsible for 435,000 deaths annually. Its true that research about hookahs risks is still emerging, but thats all the more reason to remain cautious. Lolla Mohammed Nur is a student at the University of Min nesota. UWireLolla Mohammed NurUWire Abdul Zalikha


theAvenue thursday, june 9, 2011 THIS WEEK: PG 9: Check out what styles we caught this week in Lens Flair, learn about Apples new iTunes Match program and indulge in a guide to Gainesvilles independent coffee houses. PG 10: Get the scoop on Morningbells last performance at Common Grounds and read a preview on an upcoming local wine tasting. PG 11 : Thomas Nassiffs newest Off The Record column gives an in-depth look at the upcoming Wonder Years record. ONLINE: Carter Lyless latest Tech Effect column shifts online this week as Carter discusses nothing other than 2012 apoc alypse shelters. NEXT WEEK: Be sure to pick up next Thursdays edition of The Avenue for our Man Issue! Our Brodition will feature plenty of manly content ranging from a piece on pro wrestling to a guide of Gainesvilles eating challenges. JUNE 14Emilys Army Dont Be A Dick The Swellers Good For Me The Wonder Years Suburbia Ive Given You All And Now Im Nothing JUNE 21August Burns Red Leveler Bon Iver Bon Iver Simple Plan Get Your Heart On! JUNE 28Junior Battles Idle Ages Taking Back Sunday Taking Back Sunday There For Tomorrow The Verge Set Your Goals Burning At Both Ends Surf club taking Gainesville one wave at a timeBy DIANA LOPEZ avenue contributing writer dent of Sisters of the Sea, said she hopes the uf clubsBrett Le Blanc / Alligator night. The Gainesville-based group played at Common Grounds countless of times, dating back to the venues original location. The group didnt disappoint during its highly anticipated set, delivering an emotional performance. Almost every time weve played in Gainesville its been at Common Grounds, bassist Sander Travisano said. But Im glad to know [its] going out with style. keeping time NEW RELEASES: Any girls are welcome, it doesnt matter if youve never stepped on a board before, well teach you an experience worth going through.vice president of Sisters of the Sea


thursday, june 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 9 Lens Flair Maria Navas, thirdyear public relations major, keeps cool in a breezy striped jumper. She pairs necklace and Steve Madden leather sandals but gives polish. UF junior Rokeshia summers trending color palette by one-shouldered tee skirt. This public relations major loves look. thing fashion, check out what our lens caught this week. Apple moves to forefront of cloud industry for digital musicBy THOMAS NASSIFF avenue editor The future of digital music is slow ly taking form, and with it an unlikely vantages. Apple announced Monday at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference one of its most anticipated new products the iCloud. Apple is marketing the new prod uct as iTunes in the Cloud, and while the technology may be over the heads of many, its really not that complicated. The free iCloud program on its own is fairly underwhelming, but iTunes Match is what should inter est us. Heres how it works: iTunes de termines which songs in your col lection are available in the iTunes Store, reads the advertisement for iTunes Match. Any music with a match is automatically added to your iCloud library for you to listen to any time, on any device. So yes, poor college student: that means you are granted amnesty for all your pirated songs. Apple is the ket, charging $25 a year for iTunes Match a small price to pay for up to 25,000 songs in your iCloud. collection is saving space. Once my 11,000-song library is matched into the iCloud, I can instantly stream any song from there on my iPhone without using any of its limited 16 GB of storage space. To say that iTunes Match domiservices would be an understate ment. And by gaining the army of music pirates on his side, Apple CEO Steve Jobs has once again made his company the frontrunner in digital music.Indie coffeehouses take many formsBy KATHLEEN BOYLE avenue writer Since the national onslaught of mega-chain coffee stores, our tech-savvy, social networking selves wired in more ways than ter roast of coffee beans is one that is usually and conveniently Fortunately for students, Gainesville is home to a plethora of independent coffee houses that satiate the craving for a swift wake-me-up. Heres our guideline. Coffee Culture (2020 NW 13th St.) Located in the shell of a former Dairy Queen, Coffee Culture has been serving Gainesvillians for the past eight years. This July, the caf will expand beyond its original location and open a second store in the recently closed Starbucks located in the location will also be establishing an in-house bakery, providing customers with a variety of food choices including vegan-friendly options. Recommended As: A place to study. There are a number of individual tables provided that allow for one to spread out read ing and writing materials. Also provided are printing and scanning services, as well as public computers with Internet access. The 8th Avenue Bike & Coffee House (235 NW Eighth Ave.) is exactly what its name suggests. The coffee counter is small, but provides an adequate beverage and food menu for any coffee connoisseur. Directly across from the caf section is a bike service and retail store. Whether one is looking for a new set of wheels or in need of a tune-up, this spot offers friendly, quality assistance for cyclists. Recommended As: A place to refuel. This is the perfect spot for bikers to grab a bite and caffeine perk while having their spokes checked out before a long ride. The Bull (18 SW First Ave.) The newest coffee house addition to Gainesville, The Bull opened its doors this sion, this coffee house transitions into a beer and wine bar every a fresh, cool atmosphere that simultaneously romances contemporary and vintage aesthetics, while rotating artwork subtly brightens the cafs walls. Recommended As: A date spot. Upon entering The Bull, customers are instantly soothed by the seemingly effortless ambistoic music.Cast, music entertain in SudsBy AMANDA HILL avenue contributing writer The Hippodrome State Theatres latest production will make you want to shout. It may also incite a sudden urge to do The Loco-Motion and leave you singing Do Wah Diddy Diddy. Soap Opera, is now showing eight times per week through June 26. Directed by Lauren Caldwell, the play centers around of reasons why she should make this birthday her last. Through a series of letters delivered formed of a plethora of terrible occurances that make her depressed. Devastated by the news, Cindy decides to take matters into her own hands with a pair of pedal pushers, tying one leg around her neck and the other to a washing machine agitator. prevent Cindy from committing suicide by washing machine. The two are faced with restoring Cindys will to live, working in song and dance numbers the whole way. Death, taxes and heartbreak may seem like no laughing matter, but Suds does not fall short of laugh-out-loud moments. Everything about this production is fun, from the retro turquoise and salmoncolored set, to the puffy skirts and AquaAlthough the cast does not fail to enter tain, the star of Suds is the music. Its no coincidence that it takes place in a laundry mat, as the pop music is light-hearted and squeaky clean. The musical features hits from the 1960s, including Secret Agent Tickets for Suds can be purchased are $20 and student tickets are $12 with theater by Diana Lopez


10, ALLIGATOR thursday, june 9, 2011Morningbell set to play Common Grounds for last timeBy KELLY RICHARD avenue writer Tunes like Marching Off to War and Helter Skelter will escape from time this Friday. bell will take the stage for the last time a west coast tour. The Shitty Beatles tunity for both The Shitty Beatles and Morningbell to each play a set. said. right. Atria said the band always sounds playing so consistently. Many great memories for the ter a tour. Recent UF graduate Tyler Fran cischine is planning on making the attend the concert. their last show there. cially since it has been a great way for UF senior and The Boswellians singer Amy Lobasso is also planning on attending the farewell show. The supporting local music. ple will also come out in support since it is The Shitty Beatles and Morning Morningbell and The Shitty Beatles will be sure to come together to cel Wine and Cheese Gallery tasting blends grapes, stylesBy BENJAMIN BRASCH avenue contributing writer To integrate two of the same things but with different colors has brought about such changed about blended wines. The educational tasting featuring six different lows two people to attend the tasting for the price of one. The purpose of the tasting is to show dif major component of the gal The gallery has hosted a the truest test of wine knowledge a blind tast ing. The blended wine tasting will feature all sorts hour goes until 8 p.m. All the wines featured dur ing the tasting will be on sale after learning how them with. F music


thursday, june 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 11 ff the RecordThe Wonder Years craft timeless record with Suburbia Thomas NassiffAvenue EditorTwitter: @ThomasNassiff The Wonder Years know some thing that a lot of bands seem to miss out on. The record lasts forever. Above anything else a band does in its career, the albums it releases are legacy. With the release of their third full-length, Suburbia Ive Given You All And Now Im Nothing, its obvious The Wonder Years know the re cord lasts forever. And they made it count. Comprised of vocalist Daniel Soupy Campbell, bassist Joshua Martin, guitarists Matthew Brasch and Casey Cavaliere, drummer Michael Kennedy and guitarist/key boardist Nicholas Steinborn, the bands follow-up to the adored The Upsides is a joint release on Hope less and No Sleep Records due out on June 14. Suburbia Ive Given You All And Now Im Nothing is as timeless as records come. Its 13 tracks are undoubtedly the Philadelphia-based groups best musicianship, matched pound-for-pound by a great lyrical output from Campbell. America (1956), the concept of Suburbia is outlined by the inter lude-interlude-closer trio of songs that make up the albums title. Suburbia, Ive Given You All and And Now Im Nothing provide the frame work for the record, with the other 10 songs falling into place chrono logically according to when Campbell wrote them throughout 2010. Opener Came Out Swinging starts the record off with an electric 30-second introduction that builds upon itself, similar to You Know How I Do from Taking Back Sundays Tell All Your Friends. First a steady guitar riff overrides some feedback, then a 50-year-old clip of Ginsberg reading My mind is made up, theres going to be trouble, from America comes in before Kennedy It all stops for a split-second be fore the whole band gets into gear and Campbell belts out, Moved all my shit into my parents basement / And out of our old apartment / I know things changed but Im not sure when / I guess youd call this a regression / I left a real job and a girlfriend / I convinced myself that Im brave enough for all of this / I spent this whole year in airports and Before the listeners get two more blistering tracks with Woke Up Older and Local Man Ruins Everything. The former is the more impressive number, with the catchiest chorus on the record. References to The Upsides start to pop up as well, and although Sublistener, long-time fans will be more pleased with the album. Suburbia and Ive Given You All serve as the setting for the connect to And Now Im Nothing in several ways. These three tracks are the only ones on the album writsome lyrics from the songs that pre cede it. My Life As A Pigeon and Summers in PA are two essential cuts from the record, with the latter be ing most noteworthy for its bridge, featuring guest vocals from Dan OConnor and Alan Day of Four Year Strong. The intensity seems to be taken down a notch with the anti-blind religion, half-tempo jammer I Wont Say The Lords Prayer, but the scathing lyrical content might actually make the track the most intense one on the album. Coffee Eyes and Dont Let Me Cave In sandwich the second interlude, two equally impressive numbers that show off The Wonder Years versatility a bit. Martins bass and Kennedys drums are highlighted in the build-up of Coffee Eyes, while the guitars take more of the focus in Dont Let Me Cave In. The most important characteristic of the new sound on Suburbia is the nearly perfect production. Campbells vocals have almost no editing on them, making for a rawer sound comparable to his voice at live shows. That raw sound comple ments musicianship that is simultaneously more blunt and intricate than we have grown accustomed to with the band. Recording with Steve Evetts was the most important part of the mak ing of this album, as Evetts made all the right calls behind the boards. Its the production of Suburbia that gives it the boost up in lasting value so many albums in the genre lack these days. Closer And Now Im Nothing is the best song The Wonder Years have written. From several instantly accessible lines to the epic minuteand-48-second outro, this song is everything The Wonder Years know how to do, executed as best as they possibly can. Its almost paralleled by the emotional Hoodie Weather, which features brilliant one-liners like, Growing up means watching my heroes turn human in front of me. When a teenager picks up a 10-year-old copy of Suburbia Ive Given You All And Now Im Nothing in a decade (or more likely just wishes for it before technology swoops it into his iPod UberNano), it might be that record for him. That record, the one that makes you fall in love with an entire genre. The one that makes a kid pick up a guitar or a microphone. No one knows what the pop punk scene will be like in a decade, but I Suburbia Ive Given You All And Now Im Nothing, The Wonder Years best record to date, will still matter then.


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Min. to UF and Oaks Mall.Contact Maria @ 786-389-9718 7-5-11-8-1 Furn.small efficiency,immaculate,wash/dry on premises,wat/sew incl,NS,NO PETS,1/2m South UF/SHANDS,2 bus routes,$415/m 352-262-2871 Owner/agent 7-7-11-7-1 QUIET, CLEAN. LOTS OF GREEN1br $350. 2br $400 372-6881, 213-3901 8-15-11-25-2 1/2 2nd MONTHS RENT!! SPACIOUS 1285 Sqft 3BDR ONLY $256/BED CALL TODAY!! 352-335-7275 8-15-11-25-2 1/1 East at $495 ALL Pets Welcome 1 MONTH FREE Frederick Gardens Call (352) 372-7555 8-15-11-25-2 Now Leasing for Fall! Arlington Square & Wisteria Downs Downtown apts from only $619 Check availability today! 338-0002 8-15-11-25-2 Deluxe, Large 3, 4, 5, 6, 7BR apt/house, 60 second walk to UF. Remodeled, Old House charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included. Wood floors. With Parking. By Private Owner. 538-2181 lv message 8-15-10-25-2 Pinetree Gardens 2/1 Townhome w/ w/d for $579 3br for $729. Limited Availability. 352-376-4002 8-15-11-25-2 Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 second walk to UF. 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College Manor Studios from $505 Unlimited Utilities! Call 372-7111 8-15-11-25-2 Gainesville Place Apartments Student friendly 4/4s Only $409 per person! 8-15-25-2 AVAILABLE NOW & FALLStudio $410 1BRs $425-495 3BRs $630 Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 8-15-11-25-2 Action Real Estate Services Houses to Condos 1-4 BR, Starting at $450 352-331-1133 ext 114 8-15-11-25-2 !! LIVE LIFE ON THE BOARDWALK !! 1/1 Flats & Cool Lofts! 2/2s and 3/2s Pets Loved! Pools Cardio Tanning Tennis Washer/Dryers HUGE Floor Plans! 377-7401 8-15-11-25-2 Studios starting at $509 Across from UF Call 352-371-7777 8-15-11-25-2 Clean, Quiet 1 & 2 BR apts.Off SW 20th Ave. $425 to $545. Sorry, no pets, or Section 8. Call 335-7066 for info. 8-15-11-25-2 Sun Bay & Sun Key 1.1 from 475 2.1 from 550 Walk to campus; 8 short minutes on the bus pet friendly! full time grads no deposit for 1.1 352.376.6720 352.376.7041 8-15-11-25-2 BRIDGELIGHT1 BR Loft Style starting at $515 mo. M-F 1-6 Sat. 10-2. 3006 SW 23rd St. 377-5221 Text: bridgelight@65374 8-15-11-25-2 3/2 House Available Immediately Near Law School, Shopping, Restaurants Free UF Parking! 352.371.7777 8-15-11-25-2 Sun Harbor 2.1.5 townhome 600 675 1 month free on 650. 8 minutes to campus on bus; walk to campus pet friendly 352.376.7041 or 352.376.6720 8-15-11-25-2 Courtney Greens 1/1 *$559 *Rate includes 1 month free!* Pet Friendly No weight limit *Brand New Energy Efficient appliances* Ph. 375-3077 8-15-11-25-2 Pine Rush Villas Sign a lease by 4/30 and enter to win a FREE YEAR OF RENT!! Pet Friendly No weight limit Near UF and Oaks Mall 352-375-1519 8-15-11-25-2 Greenwich Green 2/2 for $829 Patio and Storage Closet Call 352-372-8100 8-15-11-25-1 Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $495. 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 8-15-11-25-2 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 8-15-11-25-2 The Retreat at Madison Pointe 2/2 with Vaulted ceilings & W/D. Garage included. Gated Community. 2701 NW 23rd Blvd 352-372-0400 Text MADISON to 47464 for more info!! 8-15-25-2 WALK TO UF & MIDTOWN 3 & 4BR HOUSES from $1375/mo. Free offstreet parking, all appliances incl W/D, DW. Rent directly from owner. Special terms avail. or 359-3341 7-14-11-73-2 Homestead Apartments 2/1 *$599 2/2 *$699 *Rates includes 1 month free!* Pet friendly No weight limit Close to main postal facility & shopping. Ph. 376-0828 8-15-11-25-2 HISTORIC APTS Downtown Pleasant St Historic District. 1-3BRs avail now & fall. Ceiling fans, porches, wd flrs, some w/ W/D. ALSO we have 2 & 3BR homes. Cats ok, no dogs. 1st, last, sec. 538-1550 6-9-11-43-2 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $750/mo. Please call Ketty 305-332-6566. 6-3011-39-2 2BR/1BA, 1/2 month free. $380-$425/mo. Mobile home w/ central AC/heat, shaded lot. Incl water, mobile home lot $260/mo 352376-5887 8-15-25-2 ****4/2 3962 W University Ave.**** Living room, dining room & family room, close to campus, all appliances, W/D, hot tub, fire place, screened porch, Avail Aug1, $1350 333-9874 or 317-7346 6-9-11-36-2 ****3401 NW 7th Place****3/2 living, dining ,family rooms. All appliances, W/D, close to campus, large yd. Small pets OK Avail Aug.1, $1295 333-9874 or 317-7346 6-9-11-36-2 ****4/3 18 NW 36th St.****Close to campus, all appliances, W/D, central heat/air, large bds, pet friendly! Avail. Aug 1, $1250 333-9874 or 317-7346 6-9-11-36-2 NW 39 Ave Huge 3BR/1.5BA apt, w/lg loft Tile flr & nice carpet. Bright, wdlike flr $800 2BR/1.5BA, some w/woodlike flr. All w/new BR carpet. $590-625. Gated patio, trees, flood lts. Part utils pd. Bus rte. 373-8310, 219-3937 6-16-38-2 *******STUDENTS******1,2,3 and 4 bedroom houses and apartments available for August. All close to campus. Most pets accepted. Call 870-2760. 8-1511-25-2 Renting Now and for Fall!! We have REAL 1/1s 3 blocks to UF GATORNEST 575 sq ft, $550 300 NW 18th Street 4 blocks to UF GATORSIDE 400 sq ft, only $450! 1600 NW 4th Avenue BIKE to UF CENTERPOINT 530 sq ft, only $450! 1220 NW 12th Street No application fee, most pets ok. For info call E.F.N. Properites, 352-371-3636 or visit our website at 8-15-10-25-2 -----------Near UF 352-317-4408 5/3 house 630 nw 36 street $1500 4/2 house 1534 nw 54 drive $1500 6-30-11-39-2 3bedroom $509/person All inclusive townhome with everything included! Utilities, cable, internet, furniture & washer/dryer. The Laurels Apts. Call now: 352-335-4455 8-15-11-25-2 STILL SEARCHING? Call 352-375-7104 today! trend4rent.com8-15-25-25 WALK2UF.COMLocation, Location, Affordable 352-375-8256 8-15-25-2 PETS PARADISE$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 4-0511-10-2 **3/2 515 NW 51st St.**Near GHFC vaulted ceilings, all appliances, W/D, garage, small pets ok. Avail. Aug 1, $1195 333-9874, 317-7346 6-9-11-31-2 TOP QUALITY GREAT LOCATIONS Upscale, 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 block to UF campus on N & E sides. Year lease, begin ning summer or fall. Sorry, no pets. K & M Properties. 372-1509 8-15-11-25-2THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 13


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Duckpond duplex 920 NE 6th Ave. $700 Carport, large yard, big trees, burglar bars, WDH, CHA, carpet. 1808 1830 NW 10th St.1 and 2 bedrooms. $500-$650. Private patio with lock gate, large yard, big trees, carpet. 1700 SW 16th Ct.1 and 2 br Condos $550 $650 1 block from Shands 8-15-11-25-2 Pinnacle Point large 2 bedroom townhouse just minutes from UF & Butler Plaza. All of our units are newly refurbished with all new appliances, tile, carpet, paint, light fixtures and more! Call today for specials 352-373-7578 8-15-11-25-2 LUXURY 3/2 CREEK'S EDGE CONDO Quiet upstairs condo. 1300 sf. Like New, lg. rooms, hardwood floors, upgraded kitchen and appl. W/D. Mins to campus on direct bus rt. $975 727-463-0560 6-30-1114-2 LUXURY DOWNTOWN CONDO! Stylish City living in Regents Park Beautiful, huge and quiet! Two story, 3BR/2.5 bath, w/garage Avail in Aug @ $1600/mo. 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Avail 8/9. $1399/mo 904-534-6982, 6-16-11-8-2 Great 3/2 House w/crpt & w/d (1100sqft) Rent $1050/month with lease Pets allowed :) Available June 1st Contact Kathryn: 4102 NW 21st Terrace Gville, FL 32608 7-14-14-2 2BR/1BA APARTMENT 7129 SW 45th Place. $525/moNo pets. Call Geri 352-538-1114 6-30-11-10-2 HUGE 4BR/2BA HOUSE 2 blks from UF/ Sorority Row/Norman Hall/Shands area dining rm, remodeled baths, cent AC/heat, wd flrs, W/D, DW, pets maybe, parking! Avail Aug 16th 1 yr. $2175 352-665-8166 lv mssg 8-15-11-21-2 LARGE 4BR/2BA HOUSE. Extremely Nice, bike to UF, central AC/heat, W/D, dishwash er, ice, garage, fenced yard, landscaped. No pets. Avail Aug 16th 1 year. $1590/mo. 352-665-8166 lv mssg 8-15-11-21-2 LAKEWOOD VILLASLarge 1, 2 & 3 bdrm floor plans starting at $635. Washer/Dryer, Fitness Center, Tennis Court, Swimming Pool, Sauna etc. Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun 12-4 700 SW 62nd Blvd 877-781-8314 text (Lakewood)@65586 8-15-11-20-2 SPYGLASSIndividual Leases. Furniture Pkgs. incl. Washer/Dryer, FREE Hi-Speed internet. Rates start at $399. Every unit an end unit. Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4 701 SW 26nd Blvd 888-267-5078 text (spyglass) 65586 8-15-11-20-2UPPER WESTSIDE / NANTUCKET1 & 2 bdrm Luxury Apts. Granite counters. Parking avail. Walk to campus & stadium. For info. call 352-872-4644 text: upperwestside@65374 8-15-11-20-2 2/2 ROCKWOOD VILLAS, $750, NEAR MALL & UF. LOTS OF PARKING, CORNER UNIT, HAS OWN W+D D.AGUIRRE. AZOCAR@GMAIL.COM OR 347.878.9072 AVAILABLE JULY 1. 7-5-11-10-2 DOWNTOWN STUDIO/GARAGE APT 416 SE 2nd St. Off-street parking, privacy. Near main bus station. H2O/sewage provid ed, window A/C, space heat. $420/mo. 1st, last, sec. Call 373-6551 7-5-10-2 2BR HOUSEPrivate yard. Small dog OK. $650/mo 6200 SW 13th St. 352-372-6881 or 352-213-3901 6-28-11-8-2 LIVE ON UF LAKE PERFECT FOR PROFESSIONALS/GRAD. 2BR/2BA pristine Bivens Arm condo. Large den/3rd BR, hdwd flrs, W/D, pool, canoe. Walk/bike to Shands/UF, bus stop. $1190/mo. 407-8321458 6-28-11-8-2 Quiet spacious 2 bed 1 bath house on large fenced corner lot,screen porch, washer/dryer hookup,pet fee,lease $750 available june 1 1123 NW 31st ave call 352 475 1586 6-94-2 4bed/4 bath condo available on 7/31. $275 per person.1.5 miles from UF; on bus line. All appliances &some furniture included. Call J. Erney at 352-328-1266. 7-7-11-10-2 LARGE 1 Bedrooom Condo in HAILE PLANTATION on GOLFCOURSE next to POOL & CLUBHOUSE. Beautiful Tranquil location just minutes from U.F. 2nd Floor Unit $750 per month. MCHENRYSCOTT@HOTMAIL.COM 407-493-4748 6-16-11-5-2NOW LEASING FOR FALL!!!1 Bedrooms Apts. starting at $425.00 2 Bedroom Apts starting at $495. 352-372-7755 6-14-11-4-2 ***FALL RENTAL*** 4,5,6+ Bdrm Houses for Rent Call Eric @ 352-682-7424 Ask abt Family Discounts Immediate Move-In Available 8-15-11-17-2 3240 NW 41st Ave. On bus rte. 3BR/1BA house. Quiet neighborhood, W/D, DW, cent A/C, screened porch, fenced yard, pet friendly. Avail 8/1. $1000/mo. 1st + security. 407509-4574 6-30-11-6-2 NOW LEASING FOR FALL!! 3 and 4 bedroom houses, Close to Campus! Starting at $1095.00 352-372-7755 6-16-11-4-2 SERENOLA PINESOff SW 34th St b/t Archer & Williston Rd. Updated units, private courtyards, full W/D avail. 1BR $515, 2BR $595 352-335-0420 8-31-11-24-2 GREAT VALUE WOODLAND TERRACE Off SW 34th St b/t Archer & Williston Rd. Water, sewer, garbage provided. Updated units, private courtyards, RTS stop 1BR $445, 2 BR $545. 352-335-0420 8-3111-24-2 Roommate Matching HERE Oxford Manor 377-2777 The Landings 336-3838 The Laurels 335-4455 Greenwich Green 372-8100 Hidden Lake 374-3866 8-15-25-4 COLLEGE ROOMS STARTING AT $385.00 MONTH, UTILITIES INCLUDED, NO MOVE IN COST. WE DO SEMESTER LEASING, Frances 352-375-8787 Rent Florida Realty 9-26-11-78-414, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011


Walk to UF from a 4bd/2ba NW house. Male or female. No pets/smoking. Free off-street parking $450/mo. Includes all utilities, wifi, security system, Available 8/1 yearly lease. 727-726-2915 6-16-11-38-4 STUDENTS NEEDED TOWNHOUSE W/D, clubhouse, pool, gated, parking, on bus route. $350/mo + utils per room. Call 727729-1561 6-30-11-27-4 350/mo 2 blocks from campus Close to downtown814-440-3325 or 6-30-11-14-4 MATURE PROFESSIONAL Share 3BR/3BA pool home near UF. Safe area across from Plaza Royale. Bus rte. No alcohol or drugs. $325 + 1/3 util. 2 rms available 5/13. No pets. 371-3837 6-28-11-13-4 $350 moves you in! No deposit or last months rent. Mature male student to share furnished 4/2. FR, LR, W/D, maid service, yrd man, 5 min from UF, new kitchen, big yard. No pets, non-smoker. (813) 362-7729 or 362-7881 6-28-11-9-4 Male college student wanted for gated 4BR/4BA Countryside condo, poolside, own BD & BA, W/D, cable, hi-speed internet, early stop on UF bus rte. Utils incl. $400/mo. No deposit 863-634-1893 6-30-11-10-4 2BR/2BA avail now in 4BR/4BA Countryside condo. $435/mo/room utils incl. Direct bus to UF 3 mis. Pool, exercise room, nicely furn. 3rd Flr. W/D, wireless. Flo 352-357-9656, or 352-636-4814 6-30-11-10-4 Grad student looking for female students in fully furnished 4/4 condo at Countryside. $425/month. Includes cable/internet, utilities, W/D. On 2 bus routes. Contact Megan 727542-8155. 6-16-11-6-4 Looking for 4 UF students to rent furnished 4/4 student condo at Countryside at the University. W/D, pool, no pets, on bus rt, 1.5 mi from UF. 1st floor. Ready Aug 1st. $400/ mo/rm. Call 386-295-7929 or 386-672-6969 7-14-11-11-4 Grad student looking for female roommate who is clean and studious. Windsor Park furnished condo 3/3, own bed/bath, on bus stop close to UF. Pool, hot tub, tennis, gym, $375/mo + 1/3 utilities. 407-361-1154. 6-30-11-6-4 Roommate wanted for summer B and/or fall: College house; 4/3: lg rooms, lg yard, fp & lg pool, walk/bike to UF or 4.5 mi to SFC, nice/safe neighborhood! Join the good life! $375/mo +1/4 util. Call Justin 813-748-6042 6-28-11-5-4 I am looking for a male roommate who is very nice and easy to get along with. Asking $300/mo which includes util & Dish Network TV. If interested, call Joe at 331-4239 or 352682-9412 7-7-7-4 NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condo for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 8-15-25-5 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 8-15-11-25-6 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. 8-15-25-6 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 8-15-25-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 8-15-25-6 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 8-15-25-6 **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. 8-15-25-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 8-15-25-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 8-15-11-25-6 CASH PAID for LaptopsParts & Repair Mac & PC laptopsJoel 336-0075 8-15-11-25-7 COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 8-15-11-95-7 A+ Mobile PC Repair Our technicians provide fast and thorough computer repairs, at an affordable price. We come to you. (352) 212-1220 9-2-11-30-7 *Quality computer Diagnostics, repairs, software upgrades, virus removal and PC tuneups for internal computer errors. Hard drive replacements and upgrades all at affordable prices.* Renzo 386-237-1930 Information Technology Major 6-9-1-7 CASH FOR ELECTRONICS WORKING OR NOT!SMARTPHONES, IPADS, LAPTOPS, GAMING SYSTEMS & MORE. WE DO REPAIRS WE ARE LOCATED BY BEEF`O` BRADY`S ON ARCHER RD (352) 872 5881 6450 SW ARCHER RD WWW.TECHMODO.CO 6-16-4-8 PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 8-15-10-25-2 AFFORDABLE LUXURY NEW CONSTRUCTION NEAR UF, SHANDS, LAW SCHOOL 2Bed/3 Full Baths + Office. Granite Counters, 2 Direct Bus Stops to UF. Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 8-15-25-5 WALK TO UF & DOWNTOWN!THE PALMS New Ultra-Luxury Condos. Granite, Huge Closets, Pool, Call Eric Leightman, University Realty 352-219-2879 8-15-25-5 Perfect 2/2 Townhouse 3.5 miles UF $135,500. Master bdrm upstairs. New A/C, kitchen appliances, siding, and much more. Pictures, ect at MLS #319897. 352-376-9756 6-16-11-9-5 LAND SALE STEINHATCHEE, FL 10 Acres $39,900 $900 Down, $326/Mo. Great Hunting/Fishing. Near Gulf and River. Call (352)542-7835 cell: (352)356-1099 6-91-5 NC mountain property must go. 4.5 acres with outstanding views and privacy. $25,000 OBO, great for home or cabin. (828)3949298. Ask for Richard 6-9-1-5 DEVELOPER FORCED LIQUIDATION Smoky Mtn. Lake Property Priced @ Foreclosure/Short sale. Up to 100% Financing/5% interest. Hurry-Only 30 Reservations available! (877)551-0550 ext 100 6-9-1-5 BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 8-15-11-25-6 BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 8-15-11-25-6THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 15


UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS are underway... bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: 392-0370 8-15-10-25-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 8-15-25-10 Fresh Local Blackberries Thornless Big & Sweet U-pick $3/lb We pick $3.75/lb Interlochen 386-972-1770 6-28-11-5-10 Investors Outstanding and immediate returns in equipment leasing for frac industry. Immediate lease out. Tax benefits and high returns. We need more equipment! (800)4919029 6-9-1-10 SAWMILLS -Band/Chainsaw -SPRING SALE Cut lumber any dimension, anytime. MAKE MONEY and SAVE MONEY In stock ready to ship. Starting at $995.00. www. (800)578-1363 Ext.300N 6-9-1-10 WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 8-1525-11 New Scooters 4 Less HUGE Selection. Scooter Sales & Service! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 8-15-11-25-11 SCOOTER SERVICENew Scooters 4 Less has LOW service rates! Will service any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 8-15-11-25-11 SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 8-1511-25-11 STAND OR SIT POWERFUL MOBILITY 15-20 mile range, 15-20 mph. Easy to take apart. 300 lb capacity, 500 watt battery operated Excellent for Campus & Fun $975 & up. Call today J&S Assoicates 352-339-5158 6-30-11-9-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $899. 1yr Parts AND labor warranties included. 3766275 8-15-11-20-11 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 8-15-11-20-11 CARS CARS BuySellTrade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 8-15-25-12 WE BUY JUNK CARSTitles Only. Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3151 8-15-1125-12HEADLINERS SAGGING?POWER WINDOWS DONT WORK? On site avail. Steves Headliners 352-226-1973 Google: Steve's Headliners, Gainesville 8-15-25-12 I BUY CARS & TRUCKSCall Anytime 352-339-51586-30-11-65-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES 60 day payoff On cash vehicles Pay off time negotiable 352-338-1999 8-15-95-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES All vehicles $0 down! No credit check Cash vehicles $1000 and up! 352-338-1999 8-15-95-12 92 Eagle Talon $1499 89 Ford Bronco II $1299 94 Ford Taurus $1299 01 Mits Montero $2999 352-338-1999 8-15-95-12 96 Cadillac Deville $1999 00 Hyundai Elantra $1999 98 Ford F250 $2500 96 BMW 318TI $3999 352-338-1999 8-15-95-12 99 Ford F150 $3999 02 Chevy Blazer $4999 01 Chevy Silverado $5999 98 Dodge Durango $6999 352-338-1999 8-15-95-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES Certified vehicles No credit checks Move vehicle $500 & up! 352-375-9090 8-15-95-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES No credit check, buy here pay here Cars, SUVs, Trucks & Vans 30 day warranty 352-375-9090 8-15-95-12 04 Ford Taurus $5999 02 Chevy Camero $6999 03 GMC Sonoma $6999 05 Chevy Monte Carlo $6999 352-375-9090 8-15-95-12 05 Saturn Ion $7999 02 Nissan Xterra $8999 05 Chevy Trailblazer $9999 05 Toyota Camry $10,999 352-375-9090 8-15-95-12 LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIES FINE JEWELRY 352-318-4009. 8-15-25-13 UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 8-15-25-13 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 6-16-11-25-13 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 Denise Fanning at (352) 378-9079 or by e-mail at 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 8-15-10-25-14 Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at 8-15-1025-14 $STUDENTS GET CASH ON THE SPOT$ For gently used clothing/accessories & furniture. No appt.necessary! Sandys Savvy Chic Resale Boutique 2906 NW 13th St. 3721226 8-15-11-25-14 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: 6-3-79-14 City of Gainesville Parks/Rec Dept. is now hiring for seasonal recreation and aquatics positions Competitive pay in great work environment! Apply online today at 7-12-11-5-14 Net Enforcers is looking for a FT Junior Applications Developer. Excellent Benefits. Please email resume to EOE. 6-28-11-14-14 HIRING ALARM DISPATCHER 24/7 monitoring center w/part-time, day, evening & overnight shifts currently available email or fax 352-4913617 8-15-11-25-14 Exp. PRESSURE WASHING person w/ truck to pull trailer, pc, internet, cell; flexible hrs, part or full-time 'as needed', good pay. Only serious/dependable candidates, please. 352870-6017 / 6-16-1112-14 LaFiesta RestaurantNow hiring hostesses, servers, cooks & dishwashers. Apply after 2pm 7038 NW 10th Pl 6-9-11-8-14 HOUSEKEEPING CLEANING JOB All around cleaning & laundry. FT available Mon-Fri, 10am 5pm. $7.50/hr, experience and good attitude preferred. Call 256-3323 for more info and interview. 6-16-8-14 PT Assistant Manager position for non-profit organization's Thrift Shop. Some retail experience reqd. Must be able to work flexible days/hours. Refs reqd. Please email resume to 6-9-115-14 CLERICAL/TECHNICIAN POSITION Full Time Please apply in person Institute of Veterinary Specialists 3603 NW 98th St. Suite A 6-16-5-14 Take Free Coupon Application Better than Groupon Program Paid $100.00 per approved App view Call for info after site visit! 6-9-11-3-14 Artist needs model. I have examples of my work and local personal references for you to review. decent pay. must have own transportation.352 246 3157 7-9-11-3-14 Full and part time positions available PERSONAL COUNSELOR TECH SUPPORT SOFTWARE DEVELOPER LINUX ADMINISTRATOR ADMIN ASST SHIPPING TECH AVIATION EDITOR ACCOUNTING EDITOR Please complete an online application at 6-1611-4-14 Bench scientist: BA/BS or equivalent. Strong background in immunology and biochemis try. ELISA experience or related methods preferred. Attention to detail; ability to record and maintain accurate notes. Submit resume to 6-16-11-4-14 PROGRAMMERS A 25-year-old software company in Gainesville is seeking entry and senior level programmers. Full time positions available for work on desktop application. Programming experience required; familiarity with VB.NET and SQL Server a plus. Seeking dynamic and hard-working individuals. Resumes to or call 352335-3800 ext 831 6-16-11-4-14 Administrative Office Assistant, Haile Village, $10 $12.50 hr plus benefits. M-F, 30 hr wk. Individual must have an outgoing personal ity, good writing, communication and phone skills. Thorough knowledge of windows, Microsoft office outlook, word, and excel. Experience working with insurance contracting and licensing a plus. Some phone marketing may be requested. Own transportation is required. Please email your resume to 6-17-11-4-14 Nanny needed. Overnights. Newborn twins.8pm-8am Mon -Thexp/ refs req 6-30-11-6-14 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 avail able with FT. Call 377-2290 or 373-1481 6-28-11-5-14 ASAP! New Pay Increase! 34-46 cpm. 300 Newer Trucks. Need 2 months CDL-A Driving Exp (877)258-8782 6-9-1-14 Driver-Drivers choose from Weekly or Daily Pay. Regional, OTR or Express Lanes, Full or Part-time, CDL-A, 3 months recent experi ence required. (800)414-9569 6-9-1-14 Drivers Earn Up to 39/mi HOME SEVERAL NIGHTS & WEEKENDS 1 yr OTR Flatbed exp. Call: (800)572-5489 Joy ext. 238 Susan ext. 227 SUNBELT TRANSPORT, LLC 6-9-1-14 Drivers CDL-A GREAT HOME TIME! START UP TO 43 PER MILE SIGNON BONUS!! Lease purchase available. Experience Reqd. (800)441-4271 X FL-100 6-9-1-1416, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011


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Sports THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR TEAM USA BASKETBALL GATORS ATTEMPT TO QUALIFY FOR U.S. OPEN By BRYAN HOLTAlligator Writer OKLAHOMA CITY The two scenes couldnt have looked more different. In front of the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium pitching circle, Arizona State players jubilantly mobbed celebration of a national champion ship. A handful of paces away, Kelsey Bruder walked away from a game, strikeout. First, she walked into the arms of UF coach Tim Walton. Then she was swarmed by a contingent of Gators players gazing through teary eyes, watered with disbelief at wit team. this was the end. Obviously, losing again here is heartbreaking, Bruder said. But achieved over the last four years and this team, in particular. Before the seniors arrived, the Gators had never made a Womens College World Series appearance. Theyve been to Oklahoma City four straight times but have yet to win the Southeastern Conferences title. in two appearances Walton said he hopes this group isnt remembered simply as a team that didnt win a national champi onship. Four of the seniors (Bruder, Stephanie Brombacher, Megan Bush and Aja Paculba) have been named AP PhotoFlorida freshman Hannah Rogers, center, is one of a handful of Gators returnees who senior pitchUF BASEBALLSeason, career ends for heralded seniorsBy JESSE SIMONTONAlligator Staff For the past six months, Tyler Thomp son has coped with more injuries than a two wins away from a second straight Col lege World Series appearance, the junior Its nice to be back, Thompson said. Ive just had some bad luck this year. Thompson has been plagued by a torn hamstring, a hand infection, a groin injury and back spasms. After starting 39 games as a sophomore, Floridas junior has strug Yet just like a year ago, Thompson has gotten hot but mainly healthy at the right time. Im coming off a [string] of minor inju get my timing back, he said. Sitting on the bench and not seeing live pitching is tough. swinging lefty knocked four homers three in a single regional contest and led the team with a .529 average as Florida sprinted to the CWS. After sitting out most of UFs dominating sea son this year, Thompson has had a renaissance postseason again. For national seed, his resur gence has coincided with injuries to stalwarts Bri an Johnson and Austin Maddox. feel totally healthy until just two weeks ago, but the junior has returned to the dia mond as a valuable commodity in Johnson and Maddoxs absence. Thompson healthy, set to boost Gators run to CWS Joe Schads wet dream has become Ohio States nightmare. It seems every day brings a new set of rampant allegations. At this point, all thats missing are rumors of eight balls and hookers. The question was when, not if, Ter relle Pryor would leave school. After bra shamed quarterback exited as loudly as he entered. All eyes on me. a deep hand these sagas, but this par ticular situation is getting ugly, quick. Which stain lasts longer, tattoo ink or the removal of championships, records and accolades? It may take so long for the dust to set tle in Columbus that the Joads could be stuck there forever while Urban is tend ing to greener pastures. Lastly, the lost irony of the whole Bobby Petrino must be fuming that the even older shyster Jim Tressell was allowed to saddle up the boys for one last rodeo to Before the season, God must have wagered heavy getting back to the College World Series, because damn, Florida has received some downright fortunate draws. Tournament after avoiding South Caro lina and playing Vandy just once. Then, whipping boy in the Gainesville Region al. While Florida was dismantling Miami Pryor, Panda & other musings from a Mouth From the South SEE SOFTBALL, PAGE 19 SEE BASEBALL, PAGE 20 SEE JESSE, PAGE 20 On Wednesday Florida coach Billy Donovan was named as a court coach for the U-19 national team that will compete for a FIBA World Champion ship in Latvia in July. Be sure to check out alligatorSports. org this weekend for updates on the Championships and the baseball teams Super Regional against MSU. gressional after losing in a playoff at the sectional in Vero Beach, Fla. Sophomore Phillip Choi missed the cutoff by one shot in Rockville, Md. Senior All-American Jesse SimontonSimon Thompson Sof tball


THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 ALLIGATOR, 19 Departing Brombacher said current group will win a championshipFlorida. The All-Americans and Tiffany DeFelice built a winning tradition and national respect. Arguably one of the best [senior classes] in NCAA history if you go down and look at all the awards theyve won, UFs head coach said. The only thing they didnt win was the big one, so of course thats what everybody talks about. But positives are momentarily hard to recognize when another team is hoisting the bigger trophy. The most visually devastated was Paculba, who started all 271 games in her UF career. Bush and Brombacher embraced her face. The mothers of Bush and Paculba looked on in the stands with their arms around one another. No one wants to end their career on a loss, Brombacher said. Its tough to swallow, but Im so proud of my teammates. to freshman counterpart Hannah Rogers, who became a breakout star in 2011 and a second-team All-American due in large part to Brombachers midseason bicep injury. Rogers is part of an underclassmen core that will try to take Gators softball to the only level it has yet to reach. In addition to Rogers, Florida returns Michelle Moultrie, Cheyenne Coyle, Brittany Schutte and Kasey Fagan, while also touting the nations No. 1 recruiting class. This program is going to do big things, said Brombacher, who will stay in Gainesville next year and work with the team. and the next time, were going to get it. But Tuesday night was mainly about recial team spokesman all season, put her last night in a Gators uniform into perspective. Theyve probably been the best four dont think Ive seen a team work harder, game than us. I just feel lucky to be a part of this team. It was a great experience. WCWS All-Tournament Team: Bruder, Coyle, Schutte and Moultrie were all named to the 2011 All-Tournament Team. Moultrie was also named co-WCWS Most Outstanding Player, along with Escobedo. SOFTBALL, from page 18 Not closing: WCWS WOE S Senior struggles: Bryan Holt and Rosa Taveras / Alligator Staff


20, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011 Rosa Taveras / Alligator Staff *Eight signees from Floridas top-rated recruiting class were also drafted. *All players selected have until August 15 at midnight to sign with their respective team.Gators in the MLB DraftAfter three days and 50 rounds of the Major League Baseball Draft, a school-record 11 Florida players were selected. LHP Nick Maronde, junior, 3rd round Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Greg Larson, junior, 29th round Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP Anthony DeSclafani junior, 6th round Toronto Blue Jays LHP Alex Panteliodis, junior, 9th round New York Mets RHP Tommy Toledo, r.s.junior, 11th round Milwaukee Brewers C Ben McMahan, junior, 23rd round Milwaukee Brewers INF Josh Adams, senior, 13th round Florida Marlins 1B/OF Preston Tucker, junior, 16th round Colorado Rockies RHP Matt Campbel l, senior, 24th round Philadelphia Phillies OF Bryson Smith, senior, 34th round Cincinnati Reds OF Tyler Thompson, junior, 46th round Washington Nationals UF plays Mississippi State at noon FridayIn four postseason starts three during Floridas weekend sweep of the Gainesville Regional Thompson is hitting .438 with a pair of doubles and four RBIs. Thompson, along with Daniel Pigott and Vickash Ramjit, is wreaking havoc at the bottom of the lineup. It just gives us more depth, catcher Mike Zunino said. The bottom of the order has been doing great since the SEC Tournament, and theyve picked up some slack for some guys that hadnt been swinging too good at the top of the order. Although Thompson didnt start his a month between starts, the streaky an impact. Im doing what I can, Thompson said. My dad [former major leaguer Robby Thompson] said, Your swing looks good, but try and stay healthy. Florida hosts Mississippi State on Friday at noon in Game 1 of the Gainesville Super Regional. Johnson and Maddox update: Zunino said Johnson participated in the team workout on Monday and looked good. The sophomore left-hander is listed as one of two possible starting options for Sundays if necessary Game 3 against the Bulldogs. nitely helps, Zunino said. It made everyone else relax. Maddox, who strained his foot attempting to catch a foul popup in Fridays blowout over Manhattan, is still listed as day-to-day. Zunino was non-committal when asked if Maddox practiced Monday. BASEBALL, from page 18 again Mississippi State was upsetting Georgia Tech. Coach Kevin OSullivan couldnt have scripted a better Regional games and Sully has to decide whether to pitch Brian Johnson or Alex Panteliodis. My take: Panda, by a dozen bamboo sticks. While Johnson has been a horse all season, Panteliodis is actually hitting his stride. The lefty has allowed just a single run in 12 postseason innings. Before toeing the company line and saying hell do whatever is best for the team, the junior admitted Wednesday hes much more suited to start and pitch on a set routine. Thing is, Sully recognizes this too. If Panda doesnt start, then the Gators effectively eliminate one of their hottest arms from the equation, barring injury or marathon contest. OSullivan knows his players much better than me, but Id keep Johnson in the pen this weekend. Theres a battle going on right now, and Im not talk100,000 Weiner jokes. Media mouthpieces from all sides are lining up to either demonize or defend LeBron James. Its sad really. A former alligatorSports alum (Gregg Doyel) asks one question too many and boom! A riot across the blogosphere nearly breaks out. I did love the Kings response in Game 4 though, you know, publicly ceding his throne with a single fourth quarter shot. Im all for team basketball, but neither Magic Johnson nor Bill Russell ever turned into Christian Bale from The Prestige. Dude better cut the disappearing act tonight or else his shrinkage will elicit more water-cooler jeering than Costanzas. Kelsey Bruder just inserted another conjunction after sort-of, but not really, complementing Arizona State, followed immediately by a thrashing of the umpires. I watched Game 1 and understand the seniors postgame frustration. Home plate ump Chris Drumm shrunk on the games biggest stage similarly to, well, LeBron on Tuesday night. But a word that can often times be used as a tricky juxtaposition Arizona State knocked the snot out of Florida. The Gators were nothing more than a doormat the Sun Devils wiped their feet on toward a second national title in four seasons. After losing 14-4 FOURTEEN to FOUR Monday, Bruder had the audacity to question the umpiring multiple times while imploring the media to not twist her words. This is like being misquoted in an autobiography. Sometimes, I just dont get it. JESSE, from page 18 My dad said, Your swing looks good, but try and stay healthy.Tyler Thompson

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