By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Someone has solved one of the first world’s biggest problems with a something that looks like a simple piece of paper. Inspired by paper airplanes and origami, Soarigami divides an airplane armrest in half so both passengers get an armrest. It won’t be available in time for the holidays […]

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by Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Sony Pictures Hacked – And North Korea May be the Culprit Everyone’s favorite wacky dictatorship is at it again. The North Korean government allegedly hacked Sony Pictures and leaked a few upcoming movies, including “Fury” and a remake of “Annie.” One movie that wasn’t leaked to the public, however, […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Ferguson protesters staged a “die-in” in St. Louis on Sunday, 100 days after Michael Brown’s death. Their bodies outlined with chalk on the pavement, participants laid down in a major intersection in front of Washington University. Some held flowers, while others held signs. But the main opinion held by […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs America’s biggest booty advocate has returned with a controversial lyric video. Nicki Minaj’s animated video for her song “Only” featuring (in order of relevance) Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown has warranted a statement from the Anti-Defamation League condemning its use of Nazi-alluding imagery. The Anti-Defamation League is a […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Adults beware: the youth are getting more talented. 11-year-old Anicee Lamoreaux sold two pieces of art for $50,000 at a Children’s Hospital Colorado Gala. What’s more is that Anicee, ambassador for the Children’s Hospital Colorado, donated all of the money she received to the Hospital. What have you accomplished […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Darth Vader is running for parliamentary office in Ukraine. He represents the Internet Party, whose current members include Yoda, Chewbacca and Princess Amidala. The main tenets of the Internet Party include abolishing the goods and services tax, establishing a universal tax of 25% and replacing all parliamentary officials with […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Pope Francis is talking about homosexuality again, and the Vatican’s synod is having none of it. On Saturday, Oct. 18, a group of bishops voted down an amendment to Catholic doctrine that would essentially welcome homosexuals to the church. This, of course, came after Pope Francis declared that homosexuals “have […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs How would you like to watch a documentary on white people? I know we’re confusing creatures, but I didn’t think anybody would want to learn about us. Well, here’s a surprise – nobody does. “The Whiteness Project,” a PBS-funded “multiplatform investigation,” shared a series of 24 short clips of white people […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs The hottest items this year are fashion trucks. Entrepreneurs across the country are taking boutiques to the busy streets of America’s major cities. These wheeled clothing stores operate similarly to the food trucks you see around BU, but sell trendy clothes and style instead of greasy food and diabetes. […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Hide your wives and hold the presses: Robin Thicke’s in trouble again. In an attempt to distance himself from accusations of plagiarism from the Marvin Gaye Estate, Robin Thicke admitted that he didn’t write about 80% of everyone’s favorite misogynistic jam of last summer, “Blurred Lines” — Pharrell Williams did. But does […]

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