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  1. deadly hazing
    Ex-Fraternity Brother Sentenced to Three Months House Arrest in Hazing DeathRyan Burke will also pay a $3,000 fine for the death of Timothy Piazza.
  2. greek life
    Cornell Frat Placed on Probation for ‘Pig Roast’ Sex ContestIn the case of a tie, the pledge who slept with the heavier woman won.
  3. Customs Agents at Newark Are Allegedly Being Hazed on a ‘Rape Table’The DHS has opened an investigation into the claims of abuse.
  4. casual sexism
    New Anti-Hazing Rules in Pro Baseball Means Players Can’t Dress As WomenThe hazing ritual in MLB had often involved rookie players dressing as all sorts of female characters and personalities.
  5. bros
    Nick Jonas Says Being Famous Is Like Getting Hazed by a Frat“I compare living a public life … as my own version of hazing.”
  6. frat culture
    The Connection Between Frat Hazing and Rape CultureAndrew Neel thinks fraternity problems for women begin with men.
  7. crimes and misdemeanors
    37 Face Charges in Baruch College Hazing DeathA grand jury recommended murder charges against five young men.
  8. college
    Fraternity Whistle-blower Is Suing Penn StateHe says the university failed to take action after he exposed the Facebook group where frat members shared naked pictures.
  9. Cold Puns
    Ben & Jerry’s Defends Its ‘Hazed & Confused’ Ice CreamThe company told angry parents nothing about it “condoned hazing, supported hazing, or even inferred hazing.”
  10. bacon hazing
    What Is This Bacon Hazing Thing That Got a Sorority Banned?Another UConn sorority in trouble for meat-related hazing. 
  11. misandry
    Frat Bros in Lingerie Eat Dog Treats: Friday Night at a UConn SororityForced to don body paint, as well.  
  12. lawsuits
    Family of Frat-Hazing Victim Plans to Sue Pretty Much EverybodyMichael Deng’s death was ruled a homicide.
  13. very sad things
    Baruch Frat-Hazing Death Ruled a HomicideChun Hsien “Michael” Deng died from head trauma after a college retreat.
  14. hazing
    Baruch Fraternity Pledge Game Leads to Student’s DeathThe game was called Glass Ceiling.
  15. school daze
    Whole Cornell Lacrosse Team Suspended for HazingApparently there was “coerced consumption of alcohol.”
  16. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bronx High School of Science Coaches Suspended, But Students Shrug at HazingThe parents and administration are taking it seriously, not the kids.
  17. bad education
    Bronx High School of Science Has a Hazing Scandal on Its HandsThree track team members arrested.
  18. Booze
    Is T’s Pub Partially Responsible for BU Hockey Players’ Drunken Escapades?BU’s hockey team comes under fire, and so does their favorite pub.
  19. Crime
    Stick a Fork in It: The BU Frat That Hazed Kids With Condiments Will ShutterStudents, hazed with condiments and bound with tape, were “distressed” upon discovery.
  20. Hazing
    BU Kids Hazed With Fish Sauce, Sardine CansAnimal House goes gourmet.
  21. Mediavore
    Occupy Boston Celebrates With Cake; Bodily Fluids Found on Cookies at BasketballPlus Burger King’s new fry recipe, and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  22. school daze
    Yale Chapter of DKE Banned From Campus for Five YearsApparently, that time they had pledges stand in the quad and chant “No means yes; Yes means anal!” people were actually listening.
  23. plutocrats of tomorrow
    JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon’s Youngest Daughter Is a D.J.(Slash head hazer of her sorority.)
  24. Mediavore
    Chefs Relax in Bruni’s Absence; Chinese Seafood: Now With Fewer Drugs!Frank Bruni is out of the city until January 23, or maybe January 31. Either way, chefs at new restaurants will be breathing a little bit easier until he returns. [Eater] The European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies has released a report saying that cloning causes suffering to animals, making it unjustifiable to clone them for the food supply. [NYT] Top Chef winner Hung Huynh was spotted in Las Vegas at Company, the same restaurant where Season Two contestant Marcel Vigneron works as a cook. It’s no coincidence, though; they’re buds from cooking school. [Eater L.A.]