The State of the Union. Spoiler: it’s not great.

Trump took a unifying approach to his State of the Union Address. Here is what I got from it along with a few fitting tweets: The State of the Union Address began with Donald Trump entering into the House Chamber and proceeding to shake hands with an overabundance of old, white men. There were a... Continue Reading →


How to begin the dreaded plastic conversation.

Plastic bags were first introduced at supermarkets in 1977 and are usually provided by stores for no extra cost to hold customers' items. This means that people all over the world are taking home multiple plastic bags and then disposing of them and getting more the next time they go to the store. "...plastic production... Continue Reading →

Times Up & the Service Industry.

Times up now. This is something that is all over social media. The #Metoo movement brought to light a lot of sexual misconduct that has been going on around the world for a very long time. "Powered by women, TIME’S UP addresses the systemic inequality and injustice in the workplace that have kept underrepresented groups... Continue Reading →

Money, Money, Money.

It's 2018. New year, new me, right? Well, not really.  A few days ago I dropped a little over $300 on an airplane ticket that I had already bought once, but irrationally canceled.  I then panicked and took out more money in student loans out of fear that I would run out of money and... Continue Reading →

A Mary Jane Editorial

I will start by addressing the incoming elephant in the room. I do not partake in certain "extra-curricular" activities that some people my age, from time to time, may, but I fully support them! Marijuana legalization is a hot topic that gets a considerable amount of coverage in the media. I am going to be... Continue Reading →

Meanwhile in the Midwest…

I am rather new to Twitter, but I have found that it is an excellent way to keep up with news sources. I began following some of my favorite news organizations because I love that they cover news from all over the country and world. At least 10 people were killed after a bridge collapsed... Continue Reading →

Time for a Year of Self Love

Every New Year's numerous people see an opportunity to improve their lives; this means it is time for gym memberships and intense diets to lose weight! In the past these have been incredibly common aspects of a New Year's Resolution. However, the end of 2017 left a lot of men and women feeling that instead of... Continue Reading →

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