Beyonce’s Delicious Lemonade

Beyoncé never really appealed to me. Sure, I saw why she has a dedicated fan base: she frequently drops songs that light up parties (think “Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)”), and occasionally more […]

Experiment Failure Portends Future of AI

For an enterprise composed of some of the most brilliant minds to ever grace our planet, Microsoft sure can be stupid. The world witnessed this carelessness last week when the company introduced the world to […]

Solidarity Against ISIS in Actions and Rhetoric

Above: The Eiffel Tower lit up in the colors of the Belgian flag in solidarity. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) Once more the world mourns. On Tuesday, March 22, Belgium became victim to another one of ISIS’ attacks. […]

Brazil (Tries) Hosting, Again

Two years ago, Brazil spent the most money of any nation preceding it to host the FIFA World Cup. Although the event was incredible, it didn’t do the Brazilian people too many favors. In fact, […]

Media Prioritizes Western Threats

Media obsession with ISIS has resulted in reduced coverage of another militant Islamist group: Boko Haram. Boko Haram is a militant group that is fighting to overthrow the Nigerian government and establish its own Islamic […]

‘Ye and Wiz Fight, Promote Waves

Over the past week, celebrity drama on Twitter has been highly entertaining. It all started when Kanye West declared that he would be changing his album name for the third time (from So Help Me […]

Down, Down, Down

The situation of the oil industry today is ridiculous. The price of a barrel of oil has decreased by more than 60 percent since June 2014. The explanation to this question (and to a large […]

The end of a Chinese era

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) ending the One-Child Policy this month has brought upon the end of an era. The One-Child Policy was first initiated in 1979 as a measure to control the population growth […]

Ramayana: The epic Epic

Gather round children, its story time! Today I will tell you the tale of a festival celebrated by over a billion people around the world: Diwali, the festival of lights. Once upon a time, there […]