Quick takes on life from our editors 03.14.2011

Perplexing Why do I waste five minutes of my life being told that the person I called is not available and then being instructed on how to leave a voicemail when I can (should) just text? — Amrah Happy birthday

Change is not always bad 03.11.2011

As a freshman at Washington State University, I wrote a column about a new voice-controlled software program called Siri that was being developed. I wrote about how people are too reliant on technology and insinuated that the program, if released for use, would signal the start of technology running the world and result in some