April 1, 1999

Volume 95, Issue 59

Stories from the April 1, 1999 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Angry SEAS students destroy Tompkins Hall

Students from the School of Eggheads and Dateless Nerds demolished Tompkins Hall, the engineering school’s S&M facility, late Wednesday night. The roar of several strategically placed bombs awoke area residents – mostly homeless men drunk off of forties of Olde English – some time around 1:45 a.m. “I was watching Springer reruns when I heard […]

GW haz no skillz, nobody can slam in dunk contest

A much-anticipated slam dunk competition among some of the players on the GW men’s basketball team ended in a tie, as all of the competitors failed to dunk the ball. The spectacle at the Spit Center was quite a laugh for the GW fans who turned out to see the contest, as the players missed […]

Street gangs terrorize campus after elections

The streets of GW are burning this week as a slew of Student Association-fueled hate crimes have come in the wake of last Thursday’s elections. Roving street gangs have turned GW’s once safe and virtually Tab-free community into a war zone. Riots started immediately after the results were announced Thursday night as supporters of presidential […]

Games No One Cares About

B-BattleshipC-CandylandCNT-co-ed naked TwisterBHS-bald head shiningLH-loogie hockingTS-tobacco spittingPE-phlegm expectorating *In a vat of Jell-O Today: B at Navy-12 a.m. A few days from now: C at Florida St.CNT vs. Mount Vernon* Sometime next week: BHS at St. John’s Whenever: LH vs. Oklahoma St.TS at Virginia TechPE at Ohio St.

Sports Boxers

Hatchet reporter sold soul for basketball history knowledge The Hatchet sports writer who wrote the “History of GW Basketball” series sold his soul to the devil in exchange for the information, Lucifer said in a press conference in hell Tuesday. While many thought that Day Hore did all of his own research for the lengthy […]

GW denounces Republic of Venereal Disease

GW President Stinkin’ Tackyturd announced Monday at a press conference the decision to bomb the Republic of Venereal Diseases, a sovereign nation established by a couple of students with no friends last fall. What first began as a program recognized and celebrated by the Crazy Lazy Losers Center dissolved into a dissident group wanting only […]

GW Athletics Quiz

See if you bleed buff and blue. Test your GW sports IQ: 1. Round thing used in many GW sports (i.e. basket____). 2. The number “54” that GW point guard Shawnta Rogers wears has this relationship to his height. 3. GW crew teams use these to row their boats through the water. 4. GW head […]

The Dangerous Liaison cracks down on deviants

UPD apprehended a Mitchell Hall resident Monday after he was found reading an overdue book on the roof of his residence hall, said Seven Grooves, Gelman’s Dangerous Liaison. “To Kill A Mockingbird was three weeks overdue and someone needed to pay,” Grooves said. “We recovered the book even though three pages had been dog-eared and […]

It came from the basement

After years and years of being held captive in Downstage Lisner, Ordinary Theatre has escaped. For the first time, the group will perform in the Dorothy Betts Theatre. “It feels so good to be free,” director Zit Poppin said. “They kept us down there – in that small musty room with uncomfortable chairs and horrible […]