Posts Tagged ‘opinions’

Charlottesville: Trump’s Failure, Sheet Cake and The Importance of Protesting

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Eat, drink and be merry. A simple enough concept that would work in an ideal world, or as a Saturday Night Live skit. The events that happened in Charlottesville, VA have shown that the world is far from ideal. On August 12th, white supremacists, the Klu Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, the…
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Teenagers Should Play Teenagers on TV

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

The hottest new show on Netflix is 13 Reasons Why. Based off Jay Asher’s book, Brian Yorkey’s thirteen-episode season, explained by IMBD, follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.  In the description, it…
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Overbearing Prom Dress Codes are Sexist

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Prom season is among us. For many high school seniors, it will be what they believe to be the best night of their lives. Girls have been waiting for this day since they took the high school entrance exam. They cannot wait to pick out the perfect dress-but thanks to…
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Student Athletes Should Not Be Paid (More Than They Already Are)

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The question of whether or not college athletes should be paid has been asked for a long time now. Unlike professional players, college athletes do not receive a large payment for their talents. They receive no money when their name and their performance is aired on television. Therefore, many athletes…
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Should The President Tweet?

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Presidents using social media, specifically Twitter, is a fairly new concept. The first U.S President to do so was former President Barack Obama. Early May 2015 saw the first account on Twitter dedicated to the U.S President. Since then, not only the U.S President has used Twitter, but Presidential candidates…
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We Will Miss Joe Biden

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

A lot of people are upset that, come January next year, President Barack Obama will be leaving the Presidency and the White House. A lot of people, also, are upset that Vice President Joe Biden will be leaving alongside Obama as well. I am one of those people. In the…
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Support Small Businesses

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Last weekend, the craziest shopping day of the year arrived: Black Friday. Maybe you rushed to your favorite store early in the morning, before the sun came up, or maybe you decided to skip. If you skipped Black Friday, I hope you did not consider skipping Small-Business Saturday! Sure, consumerism,…
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The End of the Line for Vine

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Twitter has announced that they will be discontinuing the popular video app, Vine, in the coming months. Due to a loss of interest of co-founders and users of the app in the recent years, as well as competition from other video-sharing apps, the end of the “Do It For The…
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Election Day Should Be a National Holiday

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

November 8th is an important day in America-it is Election Day. However, Election Day is not a national holiday. It is time that Election Day should be declared a national holiday. The most argued reason for this is that many working Americans find it difficult to get to the polls….
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The Split of Brangelina VS Jennifer Aniston

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Recently, the world was shocked to learn that Brangelina is no more. Angelina Jolie filed to divorce Brad Pitt on September 19th. And, as usual, people took this celebrity event and ran with it-all the way to Jennifer Aniston. Jennifer Aniston divorced Brad Pitt in 2005 and the world was…
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