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Otero Treasurer Executed for Big Game Treason on Meyer Green

November 12, 2018 7:00 pmComments Off on Otero Treasurer Executed for Big Game Treason on Meyer Green
Otero Treasurer Executed for Big Game Treason on Meyer Green

The grass on Meyer Green was stained a dark and brilliant red last Wednesday when Viltautė Findlay, now-former Otero Treasurer, was executed, with a crowd of cheering students looking on. Treason at Stanford is defined as “levying War against it, or adhering to its Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort”, and […]

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Students Shocked to Find Big Game Actually Matters This Year

November 17, 2014 12:01 pmComments Off on Students Shocked to Find Big Game Actually Matters This Year
Students Shocked to Find Big Game Actually Matters This Year

Much to their chagrin, students at both Stanford and Cal were shocked to find out this week that, for once, the Big Game actually mattered. With both teams mired in the midst of mediocrity at 5 wins, students on both campuses reported a distinct sense of unease as they discovered […]

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Arizona Wins Stanford Axe For First Time In School History After Triumph in Big Game

November 24, 2013 7:30 pmComments Off on Arizona Wins Stanford Axe For First Time In School History After Triumph in Big Game
Arizona Wins Stanford Axe For First Time In School History After Triumph in Big Game

For the first time since the program joined the Pac-10 in 1978, the University of Arizona Wildcats secured the coveted Stanford Axe by virtue of their 42-16 rout on Saturday.  In an installment of the Big Game that witnessed plenty of history – Stanford set records for the 116-year rivalry […]

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In Response to “Buck Ferkeley,” Cal Launches “Seat Btanford” Merchandise

November 22, 2013 2:07 pmComments Off on In Response to “Buck Ferkeley,” Cal Launches “Seat Btanford” Merchandise
In Response to “Buck Ferkeley,” Cal Launches “Seat Btanford” Merchandise

After witnessing the sales success of Stanford’s “Buck Ferkeley” merchandise, many of the top thinkers at the University of California Berkeley have developed the response slogan “Seat Btanford.” The new catchphrase was met with overwhelming approval from the majority of the student body and faculty. After the other slogan options, […]

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The Mid-Size Game Asserts That Size Doesn’t Matter

November 21, 2013 9:00 amComments Off on The Mid-Size Game Asserts That Size Doesn’t Matter
The Mid-Size Game Asserts That Size Doesn’t Matter

While most students have spent the past few days readying for Saturday’s Big Game against Cal, members of the Mid-Size Game society have been hard at work staging protests, raising awareness, and holding “Size Doesn’t Really Matter All That Much, Right?” rallies. The group’s leader, sophomore Richard “Dick” Littleton, was […]

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Stanford to Host Charity Football Game For Underprivileged Fans on Saturday

November 19, 2013 12:04 pmComments Off on Stanford to Host Charity Football Game For Underprivileged Fans on Saturday
Stanford to Host Charity Football Game For Underprivileged Fans on Saturday

As part of an effort to expand its philanthropic efforts in the Bay Area, the Haas Center for Public Service has teamed up with the Stanford Football program to host a charity sporting event this Saturday in Stanford Stadium.  The event is targeted at UC-Berkeley undergraduate students, a demographic that […]

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An Open Letter from Stanford to Cal

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An Open Letter from Stanford to Cal

Dear Cal, I know it’s been a rough past couple of years for our rivalry. I know we’ve been trying to make it work but I feel like we’ve been together so long and it’s just boring now. You don’t even try anymore. Remember ‘The Play?’ That used to be […]

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Big Game Week Followed by Apathy Week

October 25, 2012 8:03 amComments Off on Big Game Week Followed by Apathy Week
Big Game Week Followed by Apathy Week

After the surplus of school spirit exhibited in celebration of the football teams rivalry with University of California, Berkeley, Stanford students settle into one of their favorite times of the quarter: Apathy Week.  “I just don’t give a shit about anything anymore,” reveled senior Matthew McMann.  “After winning Big Game, […]

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Starbucks Completes Purchase of “Big Game” Naming Rights;  Name Changed to “Venti Game”

October 18, 2012 8:00 amComments Off on Starbucks Completes Purchase of “Big Game” Naming Rights;  Name Changed to “Venti Game”
Starbucks Completes Purchase of “Big Game” Naming Rights;  Name Changed to “Venti Game”

As part of their aggressive expansion plan on the Stanford campus, Starbucks has officially announced the purchase of the naming rights to “Big Game,” and will be rebranding the annual Bay Area rivalry after their own large drink container size – the “venti.” In light of the announcement, Stanford President […]

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IBM’s Watson Comes to Stanford For Game of Which One of You is a Computer?

November 17, 2011 8:44 pmComments Off on IBM’s Watson Comes to Stanford For Game of Which One of You is a Computer?
IBM’s Watson Comes to Stanford For Game of Which One of You is a Computer?

CEMEX AUDITORIUM–In honor of Big Game, week, IBM brought their supercomputer Watson to take on teams from Stanford and Cal in a game of Which One of You is a Computer? A packed audience took their seats in Cemex Auditorium, and little did they know they were in for the […]

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