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Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida UF alumnus searches for funding to publish third novelPatrick Arenson launched a Kickstarter, pg 8. Community garden preps for workshops, next seasonThe farm has been operating for about a year, pg 3. Migraine research might mean less of a headacheUF scientists found the source of throbbing pain, pg 5. UF quarterback Jeff Driskel suffered a knee sprain against Miami but is expected to play against Tennessee. Read the story on page 15. 91 /70 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 the AVENUE 7 CLASSIFIEDS 12 CROSSWORD 14 SPORTS 15 VOLUME 108 ISSUE 16 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 MORE THAN 670 QUALIFIED. COLLEEN WRIGHTAlligator Staff ed for UF Student Government Senate seats than last semester. elections, which are next month. ing to Alligator archives. Supervisor of Elections Justin Hoover said he tried dia and advertisements through the Gator Times and Channel 8 news in the dorms. Wednesday, he said, was the biggest rush, with 465 students qualifying in one day. People were trying to get in here and get it done, Hoover said. Students Party Campaign Manager Helie Dharia number as Spring 2013. A total of 61 students slated with the Students Party. Overall, 550 students slated with the Swamp Party. Party Spokesman Joseph Michaels said the party will have a full slate with 50 seats. best candidates the University of Florida has to offer, he said. The remaining 63 students either did not slate with either party or intend to run as independents, Hoover explained. night. A mandatory meeting for selected candidates will be held today at 9 p.m. in Rion Ballroom B in the Reitz Union.Record number of students slate for October elections KATHRYN VARNAlligator Staff ties arrested the Rev. Terry Jones of Dove World Outreach soaked Qurans attached to the car he was riding in. news release. His organization had planned to burn 2,998 copies of the Quran in a park, according to its website. Jones will additionally face a charge of unlawful open carrying a handgun in a Mulberry McDonalds parking lot, according to the release. Deputies also arrested the driver, tor Marvin Wayne Sapp Jr., on charges of unlawful conveyance of fuel and invalid registration for the smoker attached to his car. Deputies seized Sapps 1998 Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck as well as the smoker containing the Qurans, according to the release. Terry Jones arrested, found with gas-soaked QuransCAMPUS SEAN STEWART-MUNIZAlligator Staff Writer sstewart-muniz@alligator.orgProfessors dimming the lights and ing new to college students, but a new study from Northwestern University states a teachers underperformance might be due to tenure. dents of tenured and nontenured dents grades and how many of them class. Tenured teachers were found to do poorly on both fronts, as opposed to adjunct or nontenured professors. But Marc Heft, senior chairman of fessor tenure doesnt necessarily mean theyre going to become bad teachers. Its not a fair assessment to say that once people get tenure they dont care about anything anymore, Heft said. ured faculty members. He said the concept of tenure is a sors are judged on their mentorship, teaching and research, among other things. Professors who achieve tenure, given security in that their salaries are guaranteed by the university. Its a bidirectional commitment, Heft said. Its saying we believe in you, while you give us your best work. He said not all faculty is brought on to teach, which is why some students ers. Faculty brought on for research Tenured faculty make for worse teachersSEE TENURE, PAGE 4 SEE TERRY, PAGE 4Kan Li / Alligator StaffDissolving the UnionConstruction workers watch as a portion of the Reitz Union Colonnade is demolished Wednesday afternoon. The construction at the Reitz is expected to be completed in 2015.He was on the way to burn 2,998 near Tampa Jones


News Today Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 FORECAST MONDAY SUNDAY SATURDAY FRIDAY TODAY SUNNY 91/70 SUNNY 93/71 THUNDER STORMS 90/70 THUNDER STORMS 89/70 THUNDER STORMS 90/70VOLUME 108 ISSUE 16 Bob Graham Center for Public Service will take a page out of Jay Lenos playbook, imitating the shows Jaywalking segment. A Bob Graham Center staff member and camera crew will stroll the UF campus and ask students questions about the Constitution. A video compilation of the interviews will be posted for viewing on the Bob Graham Center website and the centers YouTube channel. UFs Levin College of Law will hold a simultaneous reading in UF Laws Martin Levin Advocacy Center. The law school will follow up Sept. 19 with a symposium celebrating the 50th anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright from noon to 3 p.m. in the Martin Levin Advocacy Center courtroom. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the subject line to To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 5 p.m. Please model your submissions after above events and keep them 150 words or fewer. Improperly formatted Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.CORRECTIONAn article in Wednesdays paper misquoted Chad Paris, the owner of Parisleaf. His correct statement was that mandating a wage would dry up a lot of the opportunities for students to get the experience expected of them while Also, Parisleaf has employed four of its interns, but only three are currently on staff.WHATS HAPPENING?A Long Story film screening The second free film screening in the Aegean Movie Nights series is playing tonight at 5:10 p.m. in Pugh Hall, Room 150. Heres the synopsis of the 2012 film: Ali grows between love and hate after he migrates from Bulgaria in the 40s to the metropolitan city of Istanbul. Sponsored by the Center for European Studies and the Department of Classics. See the entire schedule here: special_events/movie_nights/ index.shtml. Catholic Student Fellowship CSF meets every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. in the lounge of St. Augustines Catholic Student Center, 1738 W. University Ave., for praise & worship, prayer, faith sharing, fellowship and guest speakers. Catholic Gators FOCUS missionary, Miko Sy will speak about The Human Person: Made for Communion. Come tonight and experience the beauty of the Catholic church and the richness of the faith. For more information, visit www. Wine-tasting event The Fresh Market store, located at 4120 NW 16th Blvd., will host a fine wine-tasting event today from 8 to 10 p.m. to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation North Florida Chapter. Tickets are $25, with all proceeds to benefit research of Type 1 diabetes. The Fresh Market will close its doors to the public and offer a sampling of fine wines, prime rib, shrimp cocktail and other hors doeuvres. Tickets may be purchased online at www.tinyurl. com/finewinegvl, by calling the JDRF office at 904-739-2101 or at the door at the event. Yom Kippur at Hillel This year, UF Hillel is starting off Yom Kippur the right way with some food. Join friends for a relaxing meal from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. on Friday before Yom Kippur services begin at 7 p.m. The pre-fast meal is subsidized for UF students and costs $10. For community members and parents, the meal costs $25. Please RSVP by visiting UF Hillels website at For more information about Yom Kippur services, visit the UF Hillel calendar at Exploring Africas movie industry ASU presents an African movie Friday in CSE, Room 222, at 6:30 p.m. After an educative presentation about Africas movie industry, participants will get to watch an African movie with some equally enthused people while chomping on snacks. Free beginner tango class There will be a free beginning tango class at 8 p.m. Friday at the Student Recreation Center, Room 2. No special shoes or experience is required. For more information, visit Facebook. com/groups/uftango. Florida Museum exhibits Don beachwear and join the fun-for-all-ages celebration of the Florida Museum of Natural Historys newest exhibits, Surfing Florida: A Photographic History and Surf Science: Waves and Wildlife, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Local cage fight A cage fight will be coming to town Saturday. A lot of locals and UF students will be participating and competing. The local MMA gym F2 Arena and Darkside Athletics will have several people at the event. Doors open at 7 p.m. and fights start at 8 p.m. Also, special guest The Axeman Brad Taylor will be signing autographs. Contact Florida Fight Foundation for more information, or buy tickets at 904-333-3183. Techno contra dance party On Saturday, the Reitz Union Rion Ballroom will be transformed into a techno contra dance party. Contra dancing is a form of folk dancing that is growing in popularity throughout the United States. This event is from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. It is a great way to meet new people and have some fun contra dancing with a twist! Black lights and a live DJ will be present, so be sure to wear neon clothing. Student admission is $5, and regular admission is $8. UF Hillel Sukkah It is finally that time of year again time to build a sukkah. Join UF Hillel and friends from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday in Hillels backyard. The sukkah will serve as an emblem of faith to Jews and to commemorate Israelites wandering in the desert for 40 years. An assortment of snacks and cold water will be provided for all students who come to help. For more information and questions regarding the event, contact Ben Swerdlow at shabbatandholidays@ufl. edu. UF reads the U.S. Constitution On Tuesday, the George A. Smathers Libraries Government Documents department will host the main-campus Constitution Day Celebration. Free pocket-sized Constitutions will be distributed. This year, in addition to the live reading of the founding documents from noon to 1 p.m. on the Plaza of the Americas, the Have an event planned? Add it to the Alligators online


REGINA SINAlligator Contributing WriterBy 10 a.m. Tuesday, locals were already bent over in the rich soil of Porters Community Farm, kneeling and pulling weeds to prepare for planting the next crop: lettuce. After a little more than a year in operation, the farm, located at 518 SW Third St., has grown more than 500 pounds of organic produce and donated it to St. Francis House. Now, as it gears up for the fall growing season, garden organizers are planning a series of how-to workshops to teach residents about gardening. Travis Mitchell, the farm project manager, said since the project started, the farm has continued to expand while also producing full-scale. A November gift of fruit trees from Chestnut Hill Tree Farm will take another year or two to get fully established. Mitchell said one of the upcoming workshops will help residents learn how to start their own vegetable seeds and samplings, and to plant at home. It will be held on Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to noon, and the public is invited to register online at Another workshop about harvesting rainwater will be held Oct. 5, which will demonstrate how to properly use rainwater in gardens. Zac Totta, a 21-year-old UF sustainability and the built environment senior, said he originally came to the farm because he wanted to learn about growing food and agriculture. Now, he said, hes helping prep the ground for the cooler season and for new crops. Im here to see the process of the produce that we grow, and its nice to spend time doing something physical while helping out the community in some way, said Totta. Donna Smith, director of A to Z Professional Childcare Academy, said shes taken groups to visit the farm during the last year. She said, so far, its had a positive impact. I feel that the vegetables grown over there are quality vegetables, Smith said. That does enhance the health and knowledge, even for the children, as they see them grow. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 ALLIGATOR, 3 Ryan D. Jones / AlligatorEllen Vessels, 27, coordinator of the Florida Organic Growers GIFT Gardens program, shovels compost at Porters Community Garden, located at 518 SW Third St. LOCALCommunity garden preps for workshops, next season NETWORKS CAN SEE THE DEMOGRAPHIC BREAKDOWN OF DICUSSION. SARAH LAPPAlligator Contributing WriterOn Monday, Facebook rolled out two new interfaces that will make the social media platform more public. By collecting valuable feedback, its becoming more like Twitter, some locals say. The application programming interfaces (APIs) pull content from users who have publicly posted information, and it may incorporate that information into a public news feed. The interfaces allow major media networks such as Buzzfeed, CNN and NBCs Today show time talk about a given topic. These networks can see the demographic breakdown including the age and gender of whos buzzing about what on Facebook. Bruce Floyd, UFs social media specialist, said hes excited about the APIs. It wont change us, he said. It will affect companies by giving them access to what people are talking about. They can measure sentiment, cut out stuff people dont like and keep the good content. He said it can also gather valuable information about public opinion, and he said Facebook implementing the platform makes sense because its where many people post declarations about trending topics. Austin Wynn, a 19-year-old UF microbiology and cell science freshman, said he doesnt like the idea of Facebook being scoured for media chatter. If media networks want instant feedback on their show or music, they should search a hashtag on Twitter, Wynn said. Facebook should stay as a place to keep in touch with friends. Lakirra Turner, a 19-year-old UF East Asian languages and literature junior, agreed. She said media networks shouldnt be allowed to search through Facebook because thats not the purpose of that social media platform. I like Facebook more subdued, she said. Twitter is the hot spot for gossip and trends.Review those privacy settings Facebook starting to track #trends They can measure sentiment, cut out stuff people dont like and keep the good content.Bruce FloydUF social media specialist


Not all faculty meant to instruct4, ALLIGATOR Jones ministry burned copies in September 2010 TERRY, from page 1NATIONAL MELISSA DUKESAlligator Contributing Writer UF students amibvalent about just-announced iPhone models THE NEXT EVENT IN THE SPEAKER SERIES IS OCT. 15. NIKO PIFFERETTIAlligator Contributing WriterYale prof talks beliefs at UF THE OUTDOOR PROJECT BROKE GROUND IN EARLY MAY, AND IT COST MORE THAN $417,000. ISHA CHOKSIAlligator Contributing Writer Hub renovations pricey but worth it tTEnNURE, from page 1 It does a good job of connecting the HUB to the street and the people in that area.Chandler Rozearproject manager Nothing really struck me as something that I would want so badly that I have to have it.Brandon Herndonbiology sophomoreCourtesy to the AlligatorKerosene-soaked Qurans sit in a smoker Wednesday in Mulberry, Fla. Polk


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 ALLIGATOR, 5Emily Cochrane / AlligatorPaper GoodsUF exploratory freshman Cassidy Sizemore, 18, pins her good deed to a small replica of the Twin Towers on Turlington Plaza on Wednesday afternoon. The Good Deed Mitzvah Marathon, hosted by the Lubavitch-Chabad Jewish Student Center and Student Group, was intended to give people an opportunity to do a good deed to honor the victims of 9/11. LIFESTYLE RJ SCHAFFERAlligator Contributing WriterUF Health scientists have discovered that the source of throbbing pain in migraines comes from alpha brain waves, not the heartbeat. in changes in how people receive therapy. Neurologist Andrew Ahn and his colleagues have been working on the project for more than 10 years and used techniques involving pulpain. The more that I got into the basic signs underlying the migraine process, the more skeptical I got (about the source of pain), Ahn said. Ahn and his team used dozens of patients over the past year to test the relation between the pulsation patients felt in their heads and their actual heartbeat. Ahn found the two were drastically different. The difference in the two rates led him to believe the throbbing pain had nothing to do with the heart but was actually fully in the brain. The discovery could impact changes in therapy. Most of the treatment given to patients does not cure the source of the pain but simply reduces the amount of pain the patient feels, Ahn said. People view opioids as being truth is that opioids really arent that effective, and for most people, there are really unpleasant side effects it just doesnt work. It doesnt get people back to work. With different types of therapy, doctors can allocate resources in different areas instead of continually using money to pay for treatments that are ineffective, Ahn said. We are taught to guide our treatments by the body systems affected, said Sean Connolly, 23, a second-year UF medical student. In many cases, drugs feed the pain addiction instead of the cause of the pain being addressed, Ahn said. The war on drugs is no longer about illegal drugs, Ahn said. Its about prescription drugs. Thats where people are getting their opioids now. Its not from across the border. Ahn said changes could potentially take up to 10 years before they are seen in the medical world. Migraine research might mean less of a headache for patients THE FREE EVENT WILL BE AT 7 P.M. BILLY JEAN LOUISAlligator Contributing WriterAward-winning journalist and HIV and AIDS activist Regan Hofmann will speak at the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom today. The free event will be held at 7 p.m. and is part of UFs annual Common Reading Program. The UF bookstore will be selling Hofmanns memoir, and she will be signing autographs. Alison Spannaus, the events organizer, said she reached out to Hofmann as a speaker because of Hofmanns personal history with HIV. Hofmann said when she found out she was diagnosed with HIV in 1996, her doctor told her she only had one year to live. With little knowledge of HIV, shed planned her funeral. I really thought of the end of my life, she said. At the time, it was a death sentence. Six years after her diagnosis, she said she realized living a normal life was possible. Hofmann used journalism to raise awareness. She said she put herself on tion she worked on, announcing to everyone she was diagnosed with HIV. She said her announcement shocked her relatives and colleagues. Hofmann said she became an HIV and AIDS activist because she believes what happened to her doesnt have to happen to anyone else. She said it is criminal that we dont do a better job at teaching young adults about the disease.HIV-positive writer speaks ALEX HARRISAlligator Staff Writeraharris@alligator.orgNaked Juice may be leaving its customers feeling a little less bare after the conclusion of a class action legal settlement, and UF stuThe company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, advertises its products using phrases like % Fruit, All Natural and Non-GMO. Recently, plaintiffs in the lawsuit settled out of court with PepsiCo about false labeling of the beverages, according to the website for the lawsuit. The suit alleges that some of the ingredients used in several of the products are not as pure as advertised, includBut UF students like Otto Akin, a 21-year-old economics senior, were unmoved. I understand its false advertising, but it doesnt bother me soy in their products, he said. I dont necessarily equate safety with organic like some people do. As part of the settlement, Naked customers can apply for up to $75 in reimbursement for qualifying products with proof of purchase. Without it, customers can still net up to $45. But along with this consumer friendly format comes worries of fraud. It sounds a bit easily gamed, said Akin. You can just go on there, some random person, and get $45? Frank Torres, a 20-year-old business management junior, said he agrees that the easy money could be tempting to students. Id take the money, he said. Im fairly certain Ive bought Naked Juice sometime in the last few years. The wide scope of the claim, for any individuals who purchased Naked Juice between Sept. 27, 2007, and Aug. 19, 2013, leaves plenty of room for guessing over whether or not an individual purchased the drink, said Torres. But Akin, unlike many of his peers, said he probably wont take advantage of the deal. Id feel bad, he said. Im interested in the story but not in making $45 from Pepsi.Naked Juice bares consequences of lawsuit, compensates customers KATHRYN VARNAlligator Staff Writerkvarn@alligator.orgA Gainesville man was arrested after attempting to gouge bottle of wine Tuesday. Gainesville Police arrested 39-year-old Troy Delano Allen on charges of resisting an ofcording to an arrest report. An employee said he saw Allen leave Food Max, located at 1304 E. University Ave., with a $6 bottle of Arbor Mist wine without paying for it, accordAllen walking in the 1300 block of Northeast First Avenue and told him to stop. Allen started running down the road and cutting through yards until in front of a house on Northeast Third Avenue. While was trying to handcuff him, Allen started punching and kickwith his thumbs, leaving the ofand scratches, according to the Taser to subdue Allen, wrote Tobias in an email. the Alachua County Jail on Wednesday at about 2 a.m., where he remained as of press time with a $90,000 bond.Thief tries to gouge out officers eyesPeople can get up to $75 I understand its false advertising, but it doesnt bother me that they use their products.Otto AkinUF economics seinorAllen Ahn


Reader responseThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column EditorialTHURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS 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, 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. 100 TOTAL VOTES13% YES 87% NOVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgWednesdays question: Should the United States go to war with Syria? Todays question: Have you ever had an extremely bad professor?Big Brothers watching: NSA exploits dataWere on the verge of a second civil war. with guns it will be fought behind screens with codes. Weve all heard about the National Security Agencys blatant disregard for individual privacy after Eddidnt know the full scope of the data theft until recentGuardian and ProPublica jointly published a story stating that the NSA is able to crack Internet encryption, prying eyes has been torn away. higher-than-top-secret operations: Bullrun and Manasstate, according to the Guardian. Even rhetorically, we Usually with top secret operations, individuals involved are briefed on a need-to-know basis, which need-to-know basis. to see, buying into the rhetoric that this is necessary for our national security. That is a false narrative. strategy. The agency spends roughly dollars on the Sigint Enabling Project, according to its budget website. This project seeks to to install back doors into software, essentially allowing the This weakens national security. The back doors by others. Even if the NSA says it has the peoples best interests People write all of this off, thinking that if you have nothing to hide, you have no reason to be afraid. Howevthat people behave differently under observation. Physently under observation. By nature of observing people, they stop being who they are and act differently. terest in what youre saying behind closed doors? What if what youre doing or saying contrasts whats in its interest? Well, then the NSA has every tool at its disposal to bring you down. ery phone call can and will be used against you. Justin Jones is a UF journalism senior. His column runs on Thursdays. We Cant Stop: Why do we turn to pop culture in turmoil?W dee-da-dee, we like to party. We digress. New Yorker published an insightful reaction piece. Writer bras and Britneys red bodysuit circa Oops! I Did it Again. into frivolity, and back again, Weiss wrote in the article titled Reacting to Miley. The back-and-forth of the frivolous and the serious continher song Wrecking Ball, which happened to coincide with people watched her swing nude atop a literal wrecking ball. videos featuring nude bodies. international upheaval is the Brussels sprout, but whats happening abroad deserves attention as well. to get into the arena, as Teddy Roosevelt called it, and participate. We have a feeling that Hils, unfortunately, wasnt referring to rebellious 20-year-old pop stars. Julia Glum EDITOR Matthew Riva Samantha Shavell MANAGING EDITORS Chloe Finch OPINIONS EDITOR Justin


theAvenue THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/AVENUE Tamagotchi makes a comeback90s kids favorite egg-shaped pets from space will soon be seen on clothes and accessories. Read the story on page 10.Recent UF alumnus writes his third bookThe author and entrepreneur launched a Kickstarter on Tuesday to raise the $3,250 needed for its publication. Read the story on page 8.Big Brother Season 15 ends Wednesday, and Grand Theft Auto V hits stores Tuesday. Read the stories online. PATRICIA BUTLERAvenue WriterDispersed throughout 46 acres are 10 cows, 11 horses, 25 chickens, two rooststrangers. enees with matted fur, is the feistiest of Meister said. She knows the routine, he said. She nursing on that teat, Meister said. match the power of his squeeze, hits the on the sides. and tastier. said. Dont underestimate the fact that hes does, Meister said. Number 19 and other goats still for salePatricia Butler / AlligatorCharlie Meister tends to goats on his farm in Gainesville. Meister owns about 100 LAUREN ADAMSONAvenue Writer za, to share their stories. The nights are capture an audience and an interest in stage. the heart and not get so caught up in stage. sion from Nix. The Conch turns oneSEE CONCH, paPA GE 10 They usually ask how much Im selling them for and then say they will call me back but never do. I suppose they could think its a joke.Charlie MeisterGainesville goat farmer


8, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 CHABELI HERRERAAvenue WriterHigh-powered entrepreneur and former UF graduate Paxton Atwood faces a nightmarish partnership with his older sister in er Sister. Written by entrepreneur and UF alumnus tale rooted in Arensons own life. The 23-year-old graduated from UF with a masters degree in entrepreneurship in May and is now hoping to gain the funding to make the story of a very similar entrepreneur a published reality. His Kickstarter launched Tuesday to raise the $3,250 necessary for publication. But Arenson isnt new to publication. Boy Story, which was completed by the time he graduated high school and published in 2008. In college, prompted by his love for lege Students: A Beginners Guide, which was published in 2010. By January 2012, the lifelong reader and fan of writing was on the way to beginning his third book. This time, he took pointers from his surroundings. His older sister by 15 months, Ashley, makes her literary debut as the inspiration for Paxtons older sister of the same name and age difference. Arenson said he was inspired to write the book after friends who saw him and his sister interact told him he should write about their relationship. lationship, he said. His friends, too, would become the inspirations behind the books characters. in your mind, and youre constantly developing them and changing them to see where they go. So, youre constantly angry all the time. The world of the novel intertwined with real life to the extent that he couldnt separate Jessica Wu, a UF alumna, is the only one of Arensons friends who has read the book in its entirety and is a mutual friend of both Arenson siblings. She said she felt the same confusion. talking to both of them, and I was angry, and then I was like, Wait, that wasnt even real. Thats in the book, said Wu, 22. Wu said the story surpassed her expectations, making deeper connections with at both perspectives, Wu said. Ashley Arenson said she isnt allowed to admires her brother for completing the feat, true to his determined character. and follow through with it, she said. Writing a fake character that was so closely related to him made writing the book an emotional experience, Patrick Arenson said. acknowledge things you normally wouldnt, UF alumnus searches for funding to publish third novel literatureKan Li / Allligator StaffEntrepreneur and recent UF graduate Patrick Arenson sits in the downtown Starbucks on Wednesday afternoon. The 23-year-old has written two books and is raising money on Kickstarter to publish his third.


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 ALLIGATOR, 9 LIV FIT tip of the weekLift weights, bro (and girls, too).Muscle tissue burns more calories than fat tissue does. By incorporating weight training into your exercise regime, you will increase your bodys muscle mass, which will allow your body to burn more calories throughout the day. Grab-and-Go Full Body Circuit Training Routine Beginners ond rests between each set. Example: Do all of circuit cuit 2. Intermediate on to circuit 2. Advanced on to circuit 2. Circuit*Exercise** Main muscle workedWeight Reps1 2 3 4 person. each person. to get my heart rate pumping. feel comfortable lifting. tions are tough! exercises, shoot Do it until it hurts. 1. Hamstring curls on exercise 2. Standing dumbbell curls 1. Hamstrings, glutes 1. Glutes, inner thigh 2. Seated shoulder press 1. Calf raises Liv Langdon/Avenue Writer


10, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 trip in an Oldsmobile with an expired registration and insurance, how she was stopped by police and let off, only to hit a deer and have a cop pull over. The stories were a mixture of hilarious rants, confused but compelling meanderings and captivating dramas. The storytellers stood on stage with The Conchs very own conch shell and had their moment to tell everyone to shut up and listen. And unlike Piggy who held the conch in Lord of the Flies, the participants were not beaten to death if the audience disliked what they had to say. Rather, the audience was friendly. Woody Blue said she thinks it takes a lot of courage to share a part of yourself with strangers and to be vulnerable. It seems everyone listening Tuesday night recognized that. We all know them. There are the people who can spin a za falling to the ground into a gripping 10-minute story. They could be narrators on those murder mystery shows that build the suspense for an hour until dramatically revealing the perpetrator. We also know the people who can drone on about nothing with no punch line in sight. Not unlike info marketers, they keep adding pointless details to try to spice up a dull product, but in the end, its still just a rag to clean things with. But despite the quality of storytelling, the audience still clapped and cheered. It was like in karaoke when the singer doesnt know the lyrics, is tone deaf or chooses Celine Dion, and the audience chimes in to support him or her. The emphasis on community was evident and is representative of the go-local movement that Satchels, Grow Radio and the arts embody. Even the decorations were created from mostly local contributions, from the chandeliers made up of keys to the posts adorned with beer cans. So if you are interested in backing a community radio station, a local restaurant and a dying art form, the tradition of The Conch will continue Oct. 8 with the prompt You wanna hear something really scary. Participants are encouraged to dress in costume for the occasion. There will also be dramatic under lighting to enhance the spooky effect. ANGELA SKANEAvenue WriterLines were blurred between hearing and listening in one of this summers biggest hits. If it werent for the topless women prancing around Robin Thicke, T.I. and Pharrell in the music video for Blurred Lines, no one would have heard what Thicke was trying to say. The hits music video caught heat from feminist groups for its portrayal of women. The unrated version of the video, found on Thickes VEVO account, features topless models being grabbed at. The single generated attention from critics who claimed the lyrics were rape-y. But people have overlooked the lyrics and enjoyed the tune. I think that its a catchy and upbeat song, so it gets you in a happier mood, said Stephanie Sheridan, a 19-year-old UF biomedical engineering sophomore. UF psychology professor Laurie Mintz doesnt think the song caught a lot of peoples attention because it isnt that out of the norm for us. so ingrained in our culture, in advertisements, in music videos, that we see this as normal, she said. It doesnt even faze us. But Auckland University students Adelaide Dunn, Olivia Lubbock and Zoe Ellwood were outraged after reading the songs lyrics. The 22-yearold women decided to parody Thickes music video for Blurred Lines as part of a revue show. They worked together to come up with a feminist version of Blurred Lines, titled shirtless men clad in tight underwear dancing around Dunn, Lubbock and Ellwood. down from YouTube shortly after being posted. People who tried to watch it were messaging us, telling us the video was gone, Lubbock said. I thought it was unfair ... I think it had a lot to do with the fact that we had a lot of really negative comments on the YouTube. as inappropriate because of the Its a strange thing to see men, like, in a situation that women are in often in music videos, Dunn said. After appealing YouTubes decision, the women got the video back onto YouTube. I think that it shows you what YouTube is about, said 19-year-old Karen Lara, a UF accounting sophomore. You can have the same concept, one with men and women, and the one with women gets taken down. It favors women being shown as sex objects, not men. Ellwood thinks people are taking their song too seriously. We dont literally mean all of the stuff that we were saying, she said. We dont want to castrate men. The girls didnt think they were being too radical when they made the video, Lubbock said. Maybe that has to do with our upbringing and the fact that New Zealand is a really liberal country, she said. Despite the negative feedback, they have received positive responses to their video. Weve had a few messages from men saying that they saw the video, and it made them really uncomfortable, Ellwood said, and they realized that if this was how women felt in everyday life, then they felt that they wanted to change things. international THE VIRTUAL PET FROM SPACE HAS BEEN REVIVED JUST IN TIME FOR ITS 16TH BIRTHDAY. VALERIA YULEEAvenue WriterAlthough the virtual pets quickly went out of style in the s, Bandai Co. Ltd., the Japanese company that created the Tamagotchi brand, has been making efforts to bring them back to life this year. Bandai Co. Ltd. and its North American marketing representative, Sync Beatz Entertainment, announced last week they signed a deal with Los Angeles-based clothing company Mighty Fine, giving them licensing rights lifestyle products, according to Womens Wear Daily. Lifestyle products will include home dcor as well as accessories. The clothing line will include activewear, T-shirts, bodysuits, dresses, juniors. Even though she was fond of the toy, Sanela Music, a 21-year old UF business junior, said, I dont think Id want a pillow or blanket with my Tamagotchi animal on it. Dennis DiPasquale, a UF Ph.D. student in advertising and instructor of Principles of Advertising, said the respective companies might be reviving Tamagotchi because it plays a nostalgic role in the market. He said another reason for the brands comeback might be a chance at a fresh market. The idea of the Tamagotchi is new to its original demographic, he said. (For) the other audiences who have never heard of it its not pass for them because it was never popular for them. So, its an opportunity for it to become popular again. J. C. Penney Professor of Marketing Richard Lutz also believes nostalgia plays a role in Tamagotchis return. Younger kids arent usually making their own purchase decisions, Lutz said. People who played with Tamagotchis in the s are now in their 20s and may buy into the new line for younger generations. Items like this tend to be fad-driven, he said. Alexandra Valverde said she probably wouldnt buy into the new Tamagotchi line because its not her style. I may buy something like that for my niece, though, the 21-year-old UF microbiology and cell science junior said. DiPasquale doesnt think Tamagotchis are a fad thats come back to stay for good. Something to remember is that Tamagotchi didnt stay popular for that long, so I dont think that this will stay popular for that long, DiPasquale said. I think its going to be in and out. (Its) probably a seasonal fad for maybe one year. Andrea Bonvecchio said she wouldnt buy into Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. Im all about owning memorabilia of things youre a fan of as a kid, but Tamagotchi was just a short-lived phase that lasted as long as my little Tamagotchis, she said. tThis column is provided by Ariel Barnes, a 22-year-old majoring in international studies. Would you like to get some Mediocre Advice? Visit http://mediocreadvicegators. Barnes Dear Mediocre Advice, As my college career nears pen? Ever participated in one? Dear Mediocre Advice, Dear Friend, Threesomes dont expire after ing chance. I have never participated in one, and I would hate to because I dont want to take care of more than one person in bed, excluding myself. You get what you get, and you dont get upset is my motto in bed. You need to consider this: how good you really are with pleasing women and then double that expectation. Im going to assume you want the two-girl combo threesome package. Thats two vaginas you need to prep and impress. If you cannot execute this, the girls in your bed will get bored of making out in order to make you turn from Play-Doh to rock hard. If you want the two-guys-one-girl combo package, well, thats just too many pegs and not enough holes. I have no idea if you really are missing out on this clich college man-quest, but chances are I didnt change your mind. Dear Friend, Get off your butt, and go to the gym. Think about it like this: You can undo a cookie or doughnut and I get to say that because I than a bubble butt. For example, you cant undo farting in front of your boss, a deviated septum or a fraternity tattoo. Sure, theres laser tattoo removal, but does the embarrassment ever come off? Next event is Oct. 8 CONCH, from page 7 Laurie Mintz Sanela Music




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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Gator earns weekly honorFlorida center back Christen Westphal was named to Top Drawer Soccers National Team of the Week on Wednesday. UF shut out two opponents last weekend.UF Hall of FameKeiwan Ratliff headlines a group of eight inductees into the UF Athletic Hall of Fames Class of 2014, which was announced by the University of Florida F Club and Gators Booster, Inc., on Wednesday. Roderick Johnson plans to redshirt this season despite several injuries to UFs offensive line. Read the story on page 16. Ryan Jones / AlligatorJeff Driskel rushes during Floridas 21-16 loss to Miami on Saturday in Sun Life Stadium. Driskel suffered a knee sprain in the game but is expected to face Tennessee on Sept. 21. PHIL HEILMANAlligator Staff Writer @phillip_heilman A bye week has come at the perfect time for the Gators. Following a 21-16 loss to Miami on Saturday in Sun Life Stadium, No. 18 Florida has several important players on the mend. With a week off, coach Will Muschamp expects most of them to be healthy enough to return against Tennessee on Sept. 21. Quarterback Jeff Driskel is on crutches after suffering a sprained knee while scrambling against the Hurricanes. Driskel did not miss a snap in the game despite champ said on the weekly Southeastern Conference Coaches Media Teleconference on Wednesday. Were just precautionary, just trying to get him off his knee a little bit; weve got a long season ahead Safety Marcus Maye (shoulder), cornerback Marcus Roberson (knee), left tackle D.J. Humphries (knee) and Buck linebacker Dante Fowler (hip) are all expected to be ready to go against the Volunteers, Muschamp said. Right tackle Tyler Moore, who was called for three penalties against Miami, Humphries along the left side of the line. If the Gators had a game this week, Moore would not be ready to play, Muschamp said. Muschamp added that Moore probnessee. The news is not as promising for freshman defensive back Nick Washington, who suffered a shoulder injury during practice Monday that will require seasonending surgery. Washington re-aggravated a shoulder problem he developed during high school. Muschamp said. It was a non-contact injury, knocking a ball off a guy in a skeleton period. Unfortunate. He was really progressing well at defensive back for us and on special teams. He was doing a As expected, Muschamp said right guard Jon Halapio is nearing a return from injury. Halapio, a second-team All-SEC selecsuffering a partially torn pectoral muscle during the offseason. Prior to the injury, the redshirt senior had made 27 consecutive starts for UF. With nine days to go until the Gators face the Volunteers, Halapio appears to be on schedule to return for the game. Despite the long list of injuries, Muschamp said he would have liked to play this weekend because of the sour taste left in his mouth after Floridas showing against Miami. The Gators racked up more than 400 yards of total offense, but red zone sunk UF. The loss dropped Florida from No. 12 to No. 18 in the Associated Press Poll. Miami, unranked entering the game, vaulted to No. 15. Anytime you lose, regardless of who youre playing next, you want to get back I wish we could line up and play this weekend. Unfortunately, thats the way our schedule falls. We created this issue, so Driskel expected to face VolsrRECrR UITING LANDON WATNICKAlligator Staff Writer @LandonWatnick After maintaining his verbal commitment to the Gators for about seven months, Class of 2014 offense tackle Benjamin Knox opened up his options Tuesday night. Knoxs reason for decommitting from Florida: He has not heard from the UF coaching staff since July. I read that they were backing after that, they hadnt been talkKnox, who stands at 6 feet, 6 inches and weighs 259 pounds, said his family, friends or DeLand High coaching staff did not A three-star prospect, according to, Knox originally committed to Florida on Feb. Day of 2013. When I went there, I felt like I iting UF. At the same time, that was With Florida now out, Louisville and USF are Knoxs two leaders. He has also received offers from Utah, Marshall and Middle Tennessee State. I talk to Louisville on a reguThey check up on me. Its like back to back, back to back. South Florida, the same. I checked South Florida out. Its a good school, a good educational school, too. I think more schools are going to come. Im just going to Although he primarily plays at offensive tackle, Knox has also lined up at defensive end for DeLand. At UF, if I didnt work at offensive tackle, I would have said. Im comfortable at both. Im verbal commits have decommitted from the Gators since February. Floridas 2014 class now includes only 14 commitments, seven of whom rank among Rivals.coms top 250 prospects. Nine of UFs verbal commits are prospects sporting four-star rankings. Three-star offensive line prospect decommits from Gators for Tennessee. Were just precautionary, just trying to get him off his knee a little bit; weve got a long season ahead of us.Will MuschampUF coachSEE RECECRUIT UIT Pa A GE 16 UF Recruiting


ADAM LICHTENSTEINAlligator Staff Writer @alichtenstein24 If coach Will Muschamp had his way, Rod Johnson would not Thats the plan, Muschamp Wednesday that Johnson would ALLIGATOR Ryan Jones / AlligatorJunior tight ends Tevin Westbrook (87) and Clay Burton (88) block Miami defenders during Floridas 21-16 loss to Miami on Saturday in Sun Life Stadium. UF has three offensive linemen dealing with injuries. Johnson planning to redshirt despite injuries along offensive line [Johnson]s missed through August camp and now were two weeks into the season. Hed be hardpressed (to play now).Will MuschampUF coachFlorida recruiting linemen from California, Missouri RECRUIT, from page 15 Four-star commits (according to Will Grier, QB (Davidson, N.C.) Dalvin Cook, RB (Miami) Ermon Lane, WR (Homestead) Khairi Clark, DT (Hollywood) Quincy Wilson, CB (Fort Lauderdale) Duke Dawson, CB (Cross City) J.C. Jackson, CB (Immokalee) Chris Lammons, CB (Plantation) Nolan Kelleher, OL (Mt. Pleasant, S.C.) Three-star commits Taven Bryan, DE (Casper Wyo.) Travaris Dorsey, OL (Jacksonville) Cyontai Lewis, TE (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) Justus Reed, DE (Clearwater) Floridas Current 2014 Recruiting Class