Category : Lifestyle

The Midlescent Crisis

I’m sure the term “midlife crisis” rings a bell. The clichéimage of an older man running off with a girl young enough to be his granddaughter, zooming into the sunset in a new convertible may come to mind. In reality…

1 Comment / 254 View / July 7, 2014

Pa’lante, Seleccion

Among the endlessly embarrassing list of movies I have yet to watch, I include the Star Wars trilogy, The Breakfast Club, and Invictus. But over the past few days, it appears that while I have not seen this last movie,…

0 Comments / 70 View / July 5, 2014

Why “Pretty” and “Pretty Brilliant” Work Hand-in-Hand

This June, Verizon Wireless released a new commercial in which parents discipline their daughter by saying, “Don’t get your dress dirty!” and “Why don’t you hand that to your brother?” After the young girl, now depicted as a teenager, glances…

1 Comment / 904 View / July 4, 2014

The Real MVP: Kevin Durant Brings Lightning to the Thunder

When it comes to scoring, Kevin Durant is a machine. Drafted second overall by the Seattle SuperSonics, now the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2007, Durant has long dominated the court largely due to his incredible scoring abilities. For instance, he…

1 Comment / 277 View / June 29, 2014

Forget FIFA 2014: The U.S. Team Eyes The Future

In December 2013, Jürgen Klinsmann, the head coach of the United States Men’s National Soccer Team, put bluntly his team’s chances at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil: “We cannot win this World Cup, because we are not at…

2 Comments / 209 View / June 14, 2014

An Inside Look at Nerdfighteria

As more and more media attention is gained by The Fault In Our Stars, John Green is becoming increasingly famous. Who does he thank for his fame and success after his parents and lovely wife? His brother and the community that…

1 Comment / 387 View / June 14, 2014

Mickelson’s Legacy is Still Up For Grabs

It’s no surprise that professional golfer Phil Mickelson has often been overshadowed. After all, most of his career has coincided with Tiger Woods’ dominance on the PGA Tour.  In his first 10 years as a professional, Woods amassed 12 Major…

1 Comment / 129 View / June 12, 2014

Get Creative For Father’s Day

Father’s Day is coming up! Have you thought of how you’re going to show your love and appreciation to your Dad? Maybe you decided to purchase an awesome gift. But, if you’re a college student and broke, there are many…

0 Comments / 193 View / June 12, 2014

Review of Chef

The movie Chef, directed by Jon Favreau, is doted with a very original plot: Respected Los Angeles-based chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) turns infamous after his explosive reaction to a negative review goes viral, leaving him miserable from every point…

0 Comments / 202 View / June 11, 2014

Why Psy’s “Hangover” and its Music Video are Offensive

Psy, the Korean pop artist that took the online community by storm with the release of “Gangnam Style,” is back. His new single “Hangover” features American artist Snoop Dogg and South Korean rapper G-Dragon.  Apart from the half-beat electronic tinkles…

2 Comments / 606 View / June 10, 2014