They say you learn something new every day. That’s probably true, especially if you’re going to school. However, sometimes I want to learn more than one new thing every day, and sometimes I want to learn about something completely outside of my area of study. On those days, I go to YouTube, a place […]

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  For a lot of people, there’s nothing scarier than death. At Trinity College Dublin, this fear is embodied at the Science Gallery. A beautiful and intriguing museum, it is currently displaying an exhibition about survival and the end of the world. Titled “In Case of Emergency,” it looks into humanity’s end. Exhibits range from […]

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Richard Nixon is one of the most infamous names in U.S. history. Since the inception of the country, few scandals have ever reached the heights of Watergate. Though never impeached, he only avoided this fate by resigning. This year, Donald Trump seems to be on his way to reaching Nixon’s level of notoriety. Plagued with […]

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While Americans struggle to cope with sexual assault claims on renowned politicians such as U.S. Sen. Al Franken, a major shake-up has occurred in Southern African politics.  Zimbabwe is a quasi-democratic country – despite the systems supposedly in place, the current prime minister has been in charge without interruption since 1980. Ninety-three-year-old Robert Mugabe’s reign […]

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Amidst all the depressing news we see on Twitter every day, it can be hard to see the bright side of things. Here are five tweets from politicians that might actually make you giggle instead of making you want to curl up into a ball and cry.   Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack. Really! Six years […]

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Live from New York, it’s the most impactful, satirical examination of our nation’s problems!   “Saturday Night Live” has been a staple of American television since its debut in 1975. Beloved performers such as Chevy Chase, Tina Fey and Jimmy Fallon became the legends they are today by inching their way into the spotlight of […]

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On Sept. 20, the Category 5 Hurricane Maria touched down in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, leaving the entire U.S. territory without power. Government officials, celebrities and organizations are extending a hand to those affected by the devastation of the hurricane. Sometimes, as citizens, we can feel helpless when things like this happen, but here’s what others […]

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Disclaimer: This blog post is satire. All sources and quotes are fabricated, meant to serve a fictional and satirical purpose. Any resemblance to actual events is coincidental. Absolutely convinced that North Korean officials are lying about their resources and weaponry capabilities, U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Sunday to threaten North Korea with weaponized […]

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Over the past couple of years, living in hotels, resorts or bed and breakfasts while on vacation have become increasingly unpopular. Instead, people are preferring to rent rooms through Airbnb to meet their short-term lodging needs. All my friends who have studied abroad in the past have found that Airbnb offers beautiful houses in great […]

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