Its a Mad, Mad World

The time for reckoning seems to be on the doorstep of each one of us. Never have we seen such chaos, and ever changing landscapes as we have in 2020. People are fed up, done, and half the country is calling for answers and change. The other half is desperate to get “back to normal”…

An Asteroid Just Missed the Earth: And Nobody Saw it Coming

It is after all 2020, where pandemics, riots, weird weather, and disarray abound, so why not add asteroids to the list? This morning, an asteroid the size of a compact car came and went, passed by the earth within 1800 miles unoticed by anyone., and it stayed intact. It was only AFTER it whizzed by,…

Protesters Tortured, Jailed , and Killed

A crowd of thousands formed yesterday outside the steps of the Capitol in Belarus shouting for the President to step down amid police brutality of hundreds of peaceful protesters who were picked up off the street and shoved in vans for questioning the outcomes of the Presidential race there. They were there in protest of…

Chaos

Chaos . We are born into it, we live in a world infested with it, we usually die in the middle of it. Our footprint seems to be stuck to it, repeating the soliloquy , its fragrance pungent, yet something we cannot seem to live without. This rolling waft of chaotic rhetoric, or wildly abondoned…

Dating during COVID

Dating has never been harder than it is right now . There is no meeting at bars, churches, or libraries, or even work! People are in isolation, are feeling isolated too, They are not able to chat in person with their peers, socialize, goof around, or lock eyes with another from across the room. They…

Tik Tok: Is a Ban in the Works For the Popular App?

Politics is looming large these days in just about everything we do including the apps we use. Tic Toc is the latest Folly in a long line of apps that are coming under scrutiny by the government under the direction of Donald Trump citing questionable interference with American people and their data by the China….

QAnon: The Latest Conspiracy Theory

2020 seems to be the year of the conspiracy theory, with alien sightings, chinese coronavirus, made in the lab, and now Qanon. Qanon originated in 2017, on a media platform that you post anonymously. This rather baseless theorem is a growing right-wing conspiracy that’s garnered national attention after Twitter announced it was removing or suspending…

Nurses in Crisis: Coronavirus is Taking its Toll on our Nurses

Last year nurses were really excited about 2020 being the year of the Nurse. It is Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday, and there would be lots of great opportunities to honor her and all nurses. Fast forward to pandemic mode, where all celebrations are off the table, and nurses are knee deep in ever changing policies…

Importance of the Vote This Election Year

Whether you are Republican of Democratic, or in between, this election year is like no other in the history of Presidential elections. When you get right down to it, nothing is going to be standard this election year. Not the private nor public conventions of each party, nor the televised debates, not even the voting…

Breaking Relations: The US closes the Chinese Consulate in Houston

Amid continuing tensions with China, the United States has closed the consulate in Houston Texas , citing to “protect American intellectual property and private information,” According to State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus. China in turn said it would retaliate, calling the order a “unprecedented escalation” continuing to ignite an already tense situation that has been…

Reparations in Modern Day America

Black Lives Matter protests are still raging across the United States, and the world.  After the Death of George Floyd, everyone knew something had to be done against police brutality, against the core of racism in this country.  But it goes much further than that.  All across the country, the murmur of reparations for Black…

President Trump Accused of Being a Dictator

Targeting Civil unrest with Department of Homeland Security President Trump vowed law and order once again as he stated he will send in federal agents in cities with out of control crime run by Democrats, the first being Chicago. There is no love lost between Trump and the leaders of Chicago, Trump has cited issue…

Weight gain during Coronavirus Pandemic

People who start college always talk about weight gain and dub it the freshman fifteen. During this time at home, I noticed I and the people around me were gaining some weight. Was it stress, was it boredom? With the pandemic, I deemed it the quarantine fifteen. I decided to do a little anonymous survey…

Sexual Misconduct Allegations By Former Redskins Employees

Well the story has surfaced. Fifteen former female employees of the team formerly known as the Washington Redskins have alleged that people in the front office had displayed sexual misconduct towards them. These allegations include former scouts Alex Santos and Richard Mann II, as well as suddenly retired “Voice of the Redskins” Larry Micheal. Daniel…