Oscars 2017: Big Names, Big Movies, Big Mess Ups

The 89th Academy Awards was hosted last Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in LA. Big names, big movies, and big mess-ups filled the night. Big Names included famous talk show host Jimmy Kimmel who served as emcee and Justin Timberlake who provided the on...


Competitive Gaming: An Outsider’s Perspective

Let’s start this with a disclaimer, I am NOT a gamer. However, this does not mean that I have never played video games before; it just means that I am not competitive. I unknowingly acquired a bunch of League of Legends gamers as friends this past...


I Don’t Have A Life Plan And That’s Okay

Everyone is familiar with that anxiety inducing question. When I switched majors last January, I thought I finally had the answer. I could tell people I was a journalism major now, and they would nod approvingly and tell me what a great fit it was,...

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The Failure of the Texas Education System

In the last weekend in the full week in February, legislatures in Austin were quietly drafting, and passing legislation taking healthcare away from teachers in districts of 1,000 employees or less. Texas spends hundreds of millions of dollars a year...


“The Global Gag Rule”

President Donald Trump, since he has come into office, has reinstated and expanded the ‘global gag rule’ of Ronald Reagan. This law has caused quite a stir in our nation as people are wondering about the implications that this law may have. It...


Supporting vs. Honoring the President

As someone who strongly disagrees with a large amount of President Donald Trump’s policies and ideas, it is difficult for me to respect him as my president. I often times see memes (satirical images looking to make fun of something) on the...

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