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Five Truths About the Media that The New York Times Won’t Tell You

Five Truths About the Media that The New York Times Won’t Tell You

On Oscar Night in 2017, The New York Times ran an ad campaign that declared that “The truth is more important now than ever.” In a time where “fake news” is the buzz word of the moment, knowing what is the […]

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The Media is Losing it Over a Cartoon Frog

The Media is Losing it Over a Cartoon Frog

Over the past week, media outlets the likes of Vox and Mic have released stories concerning everyone’s favorite meme, Pepe the Frog. A week ago, Cooper Fleishman authored an article titled “Wendy’s just tweeted the Pepe the Frog meme, a […]

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How Memes and Changing Mediums Completely Alter the Course of History

How Memes and Changing Mediums Completely Alter the Course of History

It’s 2016, and our civilization is well into the age of information. The internet has become the primary medium to exchange material, and the result of it is the power to instantly share content. From a friend putting pictures on […]

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The Trump Bump: 5 People Who Benefited Greatly From Trump’s Rise

The Trump Bump: 5 People Who Benefited Greatly From Trump’s Rise

The Republican National Convention kicks off this week, and Donald Trump will officially become the GOP candidate for President. His ascent from political outsider to presidential nominee is unprecedented. Never before has a candidate embraced their gaffes to the point […]

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From Rousseau to Buzzfeed: The Implications of Evolving Communications

From Rousseau to Buzzfeed: The Implications of Evolving Communications

It’s finals week, and everyone I know is on a grind. Whether you are cramming for a test or procrastinating on a paper, hang in there. Anyways, I had to write two philosophy papers on 17th and 18th-century metaphysics and […]

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Congressional Hearings and Being Connected with the World

Congressional Hearings and Being Connected with the World

Everyone knows that there is a stark difference between witnessing an event live and just watching a recording of it. Whether you are at a concert, sporting event, or theater production, there is an extraordinary energy that permeates through the […]

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