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Losing sight of important issues

By: Austin Jackson
Second-year political science student

Americans get lost in gossip, instead of focusing on main problems at hand

As I was checking my new University e-mail along with my Twitter and Facebook accounts on Tuesday, I stumbled across two things. Conan O’Brien had become a trending topic, and his fans were forming into something out of the whole Edward/Jacob faux-f…