The Maneater

Feb. 26, 2021

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., enters the JetDirect hangar on Friday at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport. In front of several hundred supporters, including dozens of veterans, McCain pledged his support for the troop surge strategy in Iraq and promised to end the Iraq war.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney stand on a pool table to address supporters at Dave & Buster’s in Maryland Heights, Mo. Romney talked about his platform of upholding family values, ending illegal immigration and bolstering the U.S.’s economic impact.

Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., applauds with supporters on Sunday at the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers’ building in Bridgeton. After her speech, Clinton opened the floor for questions from supporters.

Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., pauses briefly during a rally attended by more than 20,000 spectators Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Obama addressed his plans to give all students a $4,000 credit for college and to develop a national health care plan that would cover all Americans.

Members of Team Pirate Plunge assemble with plungers in hand and ready to run into the frigid 30-degree water on Saturday. Many costumes were seen at Saturday’s Polar Bear Plunge, which benefited the Special Olympics Missouri.

Members of Mid-Missouri’s CW run back to dry land during Saturday’s Polar Bear Plunge at Stephens Lake Park. Members of local businesses came out in support of the event.

Junior A.J. Baggio of Team Shrinkage Factor shrinks out of the frigid water at Saturday’s Polar Bear Plunge.

Seniors Paul Baca and Nicholas Rada of Team Probius Design Solutions splash around in Stephens Lake at Saturday’s Polar Bear Plunge.

Comedian David Raibon speaks at the 'No Hate in ‘08' rally Friday at Memorial Union. The rally was held in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., voices her support for presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., Saturday at the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center. McCaskill emphasized the importance of the youth vote in the 2008 general election.

Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., gives a speech to more than 100 supporters at the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers District 9 on Sunday in Bridgeton, Mo. After two supporters suffered from medical problems during the town hall meeting, Clinton cut the meeting short.

Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., signs autographs as he exits the JetDirect hangar at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport on. McCain announced endorsements of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, former presidential candidate Rudy Guiliani and multi-millionaire businessman Steve Forbes.

First Ward City Council seat candidates Almeta Crayton, Paul Sturtz, Karen Baxter and John Clark speak Saturday afternoon about why they should be elected. All four fielded questions from the audience about transitional housing and directing more money to the First Ward.

Columbia resident James Froece drove his car into Fairview Lake on Friday. Froece was backing out of his driveway and accelerated instead of braking.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., outlines his message of hope and change Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. More than 20,000 supporters came to hear Obama speak.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney answers questions from the media at a pre-Super Bowl party at Dave & Buster’s on Sunday in Maryland Heights, Mo. Former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., Missouri House Speaker Rod Jetton and Gov. Matt Blunt were at the party to support Romney.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., speaks to the crowd while Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., watches Saturday in St. Louis. McCaskill has campaigned for Obama in Missouri for the past several weeks.

Located at the corner of Ninth and Elm streets, Shakespeare’s Pizza is a popular choice among college students.

Although candles are prohibited in all MU residence halls, students in most off-campus living facilities are allowed to burn candles and incense.

Construction on mid-campus housing is projected for completion by August 2008.