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Delve into 2012: The last year on Earth?

January 10, 2012


At the start of the New Year, people began to make resolutions. Some were the usual…to start a diet, to be nicer to people, etc. But others’ were to make their last year on Earth a blast before the world ends. As we entered 2012, thoughts of the Mayan calendar and the world ending were […]

T.I. out of jail and back on TV

December 10, 2011


T.I., also known as Clifford Harris, has had his share of highs and woes in recent years, including two stints in prison. The world knows him as an edgy rap star with a rap sheet to boot. But he also wants to convey that he is a loving father and devoted husband to Tameka “Tiny” […]

Havoc in the Hallways

December 7, 2011


Ding! Ding! Ding! Ding! You would think that the sound of a dismissal bell ringing at a high school would make teenagers excited, and don’t get me wrong, for some it does. As students head for the doors, however, they hear shrieks and cries from the hallway, making their attitude about leaving quite the opposite.  It’s […]

Music for this Weekend: Rihanna talks the talk, but doesn’t walk the walk

December 5, 2011


The Barbadian princess Rihanna is back with her sixth album, and with Talk that Talk, she’s filthier than ever. Kicking off with the catchy “You Da One” and ending with the cheesy breakup track “Farewell,” it looks like Rihanna is relying more and more on her top-notch producers than actual talent to sell herself.  Talk that […]

The Degradation of Politics

November 27, 2011


Wind the clocks back two years to the bright days of 2009; Congressional approval ratings were at the highest they’ve been since they were elected, and the President’s approval rating was at an all-time high. Hope was still in the air for the young president and the fresh Democratic congress. Since the days after 2010, […]

Seniors–want some cheese with that whine?

November 15, 2011


As you’re walking across the stage in your cap and gown to receive your diploma,  you’ll realize your childhood is over.  It suddenly hits you that you are about to leave your friends, family, and high school. High school is known as the best years of our lives because we’re old enough to have more […]

Marriage: For money, or love?

November 8, 2011


Kim Kardashian, model and actress, and Kris Humphries, NBA star, were recently married for only seventy-two days. Many think this marriage was only a joke, but Kim claims it wasn’t. Kim said “The marriage wasn’t a joke; I got married because of love. Things just happened too fast and the marriage wasn’t the fairy tale […]