February 2012

February 29, 2012

A Guide to the Gamer’s Universe – Infographic

The game console has progressed considerably over the years, from the early innocence of ‘Mickey Mouse’, ‘Tetris’ and ‘Sonic’ we now have ‘Sims’ and ‘Grand Theft Auto’. Not only have the games we play advanced, but so have the highly caffeinated minds of the rather creative developers. With a light bulb drifting above their heads, [...]

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February 24, 2012

Be Honest With Yourself to Be REALLY Happy

Guest Post by Bellaisa’, relationship expert. When I was younger I wasn’t very honest with myself. I pretended that I was something more, or less, than I actually was a good portion of the time. Sometimes I pretended to be someone different in order to fit in. Like when I would pretend that I hated sitting [...]

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February 21, 2012

College Book Renter donates $7000 to Children’s Miracle Network

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Collegebookrenter.com (CBR) partnered with the Dance Marathon at Florida State University to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network at Shands Children’s Hospital. CBR made a $7,000 donation at the event’s closing ceremonies on Sunday, Feb. 19.

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February 20, 2012

President’s Day

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Happy President’s day!!! What use to be known as Washington’s Birthday, in honor of George Washington, our first president, is now known as President’s Day.  Washington’s B-Day is Feb. 22 and Lincoln’s B-Day is Feb 12, the day was renamed to honor both of them as well as honoring the office of the presidency.

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February 17, 2012

Stuff College Students Wouldn’t Say

Today’s post is from our west coast videographers.  Stuff ( insert group here) would or wouldn’t say videos are very popular.  So CBR had their own video produced by the winners of the “My school is too cool video contest” from last fall, see below. You can see all of our videos on the CBR [...]

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February 15, 2012

Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter

No self respecting college student can resist ghosts, zombies, Sci-Fi adventure and history all at the same time.  The much anticipated release of the trailer is finally here.   Butt whoopin Abe, kicking some vampire booty.

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February 9, 2012

Valentines Day Gift Ideas

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If you’re holding off on buying your special someone the perfect Valentines Present, wait no more.  Take some of the money you saved by using Collegebookrenter.com this semester,  go to your corner convenience store and buy some Powerball tickets.  On Feb. 11th the Powerball jackpot will be $310 million, the fifth largest in game history.  If you don’t live [...]

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February 6, 2012

A “Super” Super Bowl

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The Super Bowl has come and gone, but what a great event this year.  The game was riveting, the commercials were funny and entertaining.  The Madonna half time show was one of the best ever.  Even though M.I.A. tried to degrade the professionalism, the other talent, Cee Lo and others made it sensational. Former Ole Miss sensation, [...]

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February 2, 2012

Super Bowl Food on a College Budget

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No need for college students on a tight budget to miss out on great dips, snacks and other fine delicacies for your Super Bowl party.  All you have to do is a little planning and  preparation and you will be the most popular friend to watch the biggest game of the year.

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