Archive for November, 2014

Why is everyone at Oxford obsessed with the fact I went to Eton?

Why is everyone at Oxford obsessed with the fact I went to Eton?

29th November 2014

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It was just a very good school, and I’m a normal person really.

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I went to the Tommy Robinson protest and nearly got punched by an SWP member

28th November 2014

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Our brave correspondent reports from the front line of a fairly shit protest, where the most prominent feature was SWP hypocrisy.

The Union elections are a farce: no one knows what the fuck is going on

The Union elections are a farce: no one knows what the fuck is going on

28th November 2014

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The Union election has got messy for a different reason this term.

Prepare to pile on the pounds: the VERSA guide to living in college

Prepare to pile on the pounds: the VERSA guide to living in college

28th November 2014

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If you didn’t even go here, you’d be forgiven for thinking that living in a 500-year-old building with a castle turret and a bell tower is positively palatial – but it’s not that simple.

Incredible scenes at Magdalen

‘Rage against the latrine’: the Magdalen Shitter speaks

27th November 2014

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We interviewed the man behind Michaelmas’s biggest controversy to find out the real reason behind THAT stray shit.

How awkward: the Labour Club doesn’t want to be seen in public with OUCA

How awkward: the Labour Club doesn’t want to be seen in public with OUCA

26th November 2014

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The Tories and the Lib Dems were left hanging last Friday after Labour refused to join in their traditional cross-party crewdate.

VERSA SPEAKS: This week we’ve spent a lot of time laughing at ourselves, and we think you should too

VERSA SPEAKS: This week we’ve spent a lot of time laughing at ourselves, and we think you should too

26th November 2014

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In this week’s editorial Versa discusses free speech and why we’re proud to be “xoxo two girls and a gay”

It happened.

The Future Frontbench: They’re just student hacks now, but who will be the top dogs in the 2030s?

26th November 2014

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Every time an Oxford scandal erupts, everyone goes on and on about how Oxford students will be running the country some day. But who exactly will be running the country? Versa has done the digging and picked out our best bets as to who exactly will be packing the front benches at Westminster. Thank us in 30 years.

Balliol Tuesdays got a little Crazy this week: just take a look at what happened to the football table

Balliol Tuesdays got a little Crazy this week: just take a look at what happened to the football table

26th November 2014

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Balliol Bar got a little out of hand last Tuesday night with a slightly over-enthusiastic table football player unleashing the contents of their stomach on the table.

What I wish Hall was like every day

The Guardian is right: it’s a scandal that I have to mix with state school pupils in college

25th November 2014

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Rupert Westerholme-Bullingdon-Rothschild-Smythe tells us why the Guardian’s proposals to herd up state school kids into separate colleges is long overdue