Rumpus’ intent was to amuse, not degrade

In their recent column, Christine Hung and Annette Wong lodge the complaint that certain publications, the latest issue of Rumpus among them, “employ generalizations that are not only uninformed but derogatory towards Asian-American men, Asian-American women, those in interracial relationships and women in general” (“Racially based humor reflects badly on school,” 4/17). This column accompanied »

YCC perennially fails to pique Yalies’ interest

April 11, 2006
If the Chess Club harassed the entire school to elect its officers, 60 percent of Yale would probably turn out to vote, selecting a group of people they didn’t care about, had never heard about and who would never make an impression on their lives again. “It couldn’t happen!” you exclaim. Well, my friend, take »