Articles by: Ben Guth

The Guth Truth: Top five ways to spend COVID-19 quarantine

The Guth Truth: Top five ways to spend COVID-19 quarantine

Well, it seems to be the end of the world as we know it. The world is quickly crumbling under the pressure of Corona, and not the fun kind that urges you to find your beach, but the infamous virus that causes breathing problems. All I know is that whenever I play a round of Plague Inc. on my phone, […]

The Guth Truth: Top five ideas for new varsity sports

The Guth Truth: Top five ideas for new varsity sports

As we continue to Dare Northward with a relentless pursuit of achievement and seeing Colby succeed on a national level, doesn’t it feel like it’s time for some new varsity programs at Colby to improve our overall chances of success? I mean, it’s clear that some of our teams are just not getting the job done, and the more obscure […]

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The Guth Truth: Top five mascots better than the Mules

The Guth Truth: Top five mascots better than the Mules

For this week’s article, we are solving the age-old issue every prospective Colby student confronts: do I want to go to a school whose mascot is a sterile cross between a horse and a donkey? I’m not sure what the origin of the Mule mascot is, but it certainly does not strike fear into the hearts of our opponents and […]

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The Guth Truth: Top five ways to spend Colby’s endowment

The Guth Truth: Top five ways to spend Colby’s endowment

Hello fellow Mules! Ben Guth here coming at you with a great top five list relating to Colby College. While some may say that these lists are completely debased and irrational, I believe they do not belong in the opinions section of the Echo, but the news, as they are the Guth Truth™. That being said, this week‘s topic is […]

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