Theo Burke

Theo Burke spent 20 years as a professional musician and studied music at Arizona State. He's performed with Doc Severensin, Bo Diddley, and the Coasters. He's also attended over 200 concerts. Now, he is a journalist. He writes The Campus Critic column for the PSU Vanguard newspaper (, and hosts the talk-and-news-show "The Raging Moderate" on ( He graduates from Portland State in Dec. 2013 with a BA in Liberal Studies with minors in Writing, Communication, and Political Science. He also worked on several political campaigns from 2003-2012, including Obama For America in Ohio '08 and Ron Wyden for Senate in Oregon 2010.

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Arts & Culture

LARP it up, suckers: How to die at the end of...

LARP IT UP, SUCKERS: HOW TO DIE AT THE END OF MY MAGIC MISSILE Live-action roleplaying, or LARP, is the fine art of boffing a...

A serious laundry crisis


Health care: Are you wasting money?

Health care is a new and tricky element for American consumers due to the Affordable Care Act. Most people over a certain age have...