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The Brown Noser

Spencer Knerr


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Kids Tossing Frisbee On Main Green Embarrassingly Bad At Frisbee | Sep 16 2022

According to witnesses on campus yesterday, some students tossing around a frisbee on the Main Green are embarrassingly bad at frisbee. “It’s pretty obvious that those kids have never thrown a frisbee in their life,” said junior Kira Lowry, quickly ducking to avoid a rogue frisbee spinning inches away from her forehead.

Our Curriculum Is Open, So Why Can’t Our Relationship Be? by Tad Johnson, '26 | Sep 16 2022

Babe, I think we should talk. You know, these last few months have been some of the best of my life. I’ve enjoyed our nightly FaceTime calls, our weekend trips to the city, and even meeting your parents at that extremely awkward dinner at Olive Garden.

Area Man Just Dying To Use Heavy Spanish Accent When Pronouncing “Pico De Gallo” | Sep 16 2022

According to sources at Baja's Taqueria on Thayer street, area man Logan Pickett is just dying to use a heavy Spanish accent when ordering pico de gallo. “You can tell he’s just itching to overdo it,” said Pickett’s friend John Sugden, as Pickett squirmed anxiously watching his burrito being prepared. “This happens every time we get Mexican food.” At press time, Pickett was overheard pronouncing Barcelona with a “th.”

Ratty Drink Machine Out Of Absolutely Everything Except Sugar-Free Diet Lemon-Lime Coke Zero | Apr 22 2022

According to dining hall sources, the Ratty drink machine is out of absolutely everything except Sugar-Free Diet Lemon-Lime Coke Zero. “I went over to the drink machine to get a Sprite only to find that it was completely out of Sprite, and the only thing they had was Sugar-Free Diet Lemon-Lime Coke Zero,” said sophomore Bradley Burton, pressing frantically on the grayed out icons of every notable soda brand.

Waiter Wondering If You’re Still Working On That | Mar 11 2022

Sources report that local waiter, Derek Jennings, is wondering if you’re still working on that. “How’s it going over here?” Jennings asked, eagerly eyeing a patron’s half-eaten dinner. “Let me know when you’re done and I’ll get that plate right out of your way.” “Is there anything else I can get for you?” Jennings asked, stretching his entire arm over the table to top off the water glasses.

Dad Won't Stop Calling Weed "Pot" | Feb 04 2022

According to local teenager Tyler Frasier, his dad Bill won’t stop calling weed “pot.” “You know, I used to smoke a little pot back in the day,” Bill Frasier said, fondly recalling the slang he used in his youth. “My buddies and I were always down for a bit of grass.” These comments came in the wake of a recent investigation into Tyler’s sock drawer, where Tyler’s dad reportedly found “a dime-bag of pot and a couple of spliffs,” according to sources.

“Does This Hurt?” Asks Doctor As He Violently Jabs Abdomen | Dec 03 2021

According to area woman Kathy Parsons, local medical practitioner Peter Alden wants to know if her abdomen hurts as he violently jabs it with his finger. “Any pain over here?” asked Dr. Alden as he applied brutal pokes with his outstretched index finger to Parsons’ stomach.

In Effort To Reduce Waste, Dining Services Requests You Receive Food By Holding Out Hands Like Medieval Peasant | Oct 29 2021

In a new effort to reduce waste, Brown Dining Services has begun requesting that students hold out their hands like a medieval peasant when receiving food from University dining halls. “Due to Brown University’s steadfast commitment to sustainability, we are implementing a medieval-peasant serving policy at our dining halls,” Provost Richard Locke wrote in an email to the student body last Wednesday.