Tag Archive: party

Mar 09 2014

Riot Police Use Tear Gas, Pepper Spray on UMass Students: Blarney Blowout 2014

Former University of Massachusetts, Amherst students may be familiar with the “Blarney Blowout,” a pre-St. Patrick’s Day party. The Blarney Blowout “holiday” is supported by local bars and restaurants so that students may celebrate before they go on spring break. Former students – like myself – can also tell you the school has a reputation …

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Jan 31 2014

Papers Please: Colorado Cops Declare War on Super Bowl

Police in Fort Collins, Colorado, are requesting all residents to register their Super Bowl parties, complete with threats of force. A notice from the Neighborhood Services Department on the city’s website warns potential partiers that without proper registration, they may face the consequences of a noise complaint and receive a visit from the police. The …

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