By Kate Ebeling, Staff Writer @kebbietot As Nicki Minaj so gracefully put it on Monster, “You could be the king, but watch the queen conquer.” And to put it bluntly, that’s what Minaj has done since her guest spot on Ye’s track: claimed her place as queen in the hip-hop world with songs like “Your […]

Read More →

By Sanah Faroke, Staff Writer @sanahfaroke When you feel like you’re completely lost and trapped under all your problems, there’s an app for that (and also a psychologist). But what happens if you’re actually in a crisis with say, a natural disaster, a collapsed building or a storm? One moment you’re consumed by all the […]

Read More →

By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis While you’re probably not running painfully low on dining points, chances are you’re starting to see your work money or family allowance disappear at your fingertips. Blame food (or the PBR). Either way, Boston’s got you covered with some fun events that are free, or at least inexpensive. Boston […]

Read More →

By Olivia Shur, Staff Writer Within two seconds after stepping through the backstage area of 19th Amendment’s fashion show on Saturday, I was surrounded by complete chaos or, shall I say, organized chaos. Clothes were hung all along the top of dressing screens, waiting for models to slip into them. The entire right side of […]

Read More →

By Lauren Dezenski, Staff Writer @LaurenDezenski I’m proud to say this is my second blog post filed while in transit. This time, I’m somewhere below the English Channel, en route to Brussels on a class trip for my political science class. I really wish the Chunnel (the Channel Tunnel) had little windows to see the […]

Read More →

By Devon Delfino, Staff Writer @devondelfino In a Washington Post interview with Nina Davuluri, the newly crowned Miss America said: “[In India,] the more fair-skinned you are, the more beautiful you are. And they spend tons of money on skin-lightening creams, bleaches, products, and here it’s vice versa; we spend so much on tanning products.” […]

Read More →

By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Ever heard of Girls Generation? EXO? Big Bang? If so, chances are, you’re a K-Pop fan. That’s short for “Korean Pop,” in case you, like me, were unaware of the ever so catchy musical sensation that’s risen in popularity worldwide. What makes K-Pop so appealing and how did it […]

Read More →

By Erica Schwartz @ericasalviati I don’t believe in the freshman 15. When most people hear the words “chili-cheese fries” or even, BU ‘s favorite, “Insomnia Cookies”, they salivate and jump for the opportunity to indulge. When I hear those words, my immediate response is disgust, involuntarily bombarding me with memories of the days when I […]

Read More →

By Hannah Landers, Staff Writer Violence. Drugs. Family values. No, this is not a game of “one of these things is not like the other.” This is Breaking Bad. For about five years now, Breaking Bad has given us some of the most earth-shattering moments in television history, and come Sunday, it will all come […]

Read More →

By Brandon Lewis, Staff Writer @Brandon_S_Lewis All you’d have to do is secure your seat belt, voice your destination, push the “drive” button and allow the car to do the rest. Automakers such as General Motors look to revolutionize the automobile industry by introducing self-driving cars by the end of this decade. Last month, General […]

Read More →