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Bridgerton Review

Although the show is a captivating period piece, the friendships and relationship drama throughout the show are what will keep you wanting more.
January 18, 2021

Netflix has given us yet another holiday surprise, a new period drama: “Bridgerton.”   While Bridgerton has only been out for 22 days now, it has already had 67 million views, making the show...

Harry Styles and the Masculinity Debate

Candance Owens Tweeted recently about her objections to Harry Styles' Vouge cover shoot.
December 18, 2020

Recently a debate has emerged over a photoshoot in which pop star Harry Styles donned a light blue dress and enough rings to make Michael Jordan blush. While the feature garnered controversy--because to...

The Holly Jolly Christmas Tree Debate

The Holly Jolly Christmas Tree Debate
December 15, 2020

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and families everywhere have begun filling their homes with holiday cheer and festive decorations. Of course, one of the most widely recognized symbols of...

Ditching Daylight Saving Time

 “Studies link the lack of sleep at the start of DST [daylight saving time] to car accidents, workplace injuries, suicide, and miscarriages.” - Time and Date
Why we should change our clocks once in the spring, and then never change them again.
December 8, 2020

A Kansas autumn is like living in an episode of Gilmore Girls. The trees that line the neighborhoods turn to red, orange and yellow, their colorful leaves slowly dropping to float around in the perfect...

Opinion: How Democracy Gets Subverted

As we reach the end of the election year, man questions are brought to the publics attention about voter fraud and other mistakes in the election.
November 19, 2020

There’s an old saying that has been repeated by numerous presidents and other heads of state on both sides of the aisle. The saying goes, “Democracy is our greatest export.” Meaning that in the eyes...

The Disappearance of Two Spaces After a Period

Adding two spaces after a period used to be the standard. Now it's a thing of the past.
November 11, 2020

As you may or may not be aware, using two spaces after a period used to be a thing. After that first sentence that I just typed there is no double space after the period. Nowadays, the double space after...

Why YOU Should Be Proud to Wear a Mask

Uncle Sam said he needs YOU to wear a mask.
November 2, 2020

Fluorescent light shines from a blue-hued screen, this phone is the only source of light this early in the morning. Squirted eyes search for the brightness setting, and then are given the grace to acknowledge...

Why All States Should Allow Early Voting

Thanks to a record number of early voting ballots already cast this election season, 2020 is set up to have the highest voter turnout in history. (Source: NPR)
October 30, 2020

This election season included lots of heated debates and controversies. But, what if school, work, or this year’s COVID-19 pandemic are keeping eligible voters from getting to the polls on Election Day?...

The Numerous Mistakes and Severe Cancel Culture that Created “Cuties” Hatred

September 25, 2020
What went wrong in making the abismal feature film "Cuties"? The blame might not lay completely on the creators. Here's an examination of the movie and it's meaning, as well as a new take on the Sundance award winner.

The Oxford Comma: Is it Relevant?

The Oxford Comma: Is it Relevant?
Reopening the Case of a Very Controversial Piece of Punctuation
May 4, 2020

You’ve most likely seen it or at least heard of it without even realizing it: the Oxford comma. An English teacher’s preferred piece of punctuation pertaining to the pellucid order of items and people.  “[The...

Opinion: Conceptual Art is Losing its Touch

Conceptual Art:
April 2, 2020

Art can be a beautiful expression of creativity and ingenuity that thoughtfully puts the best of humanity on display. Art isn’t the same for everyone and is defined differently throughout the world....

Opinion: The Lemonade Stand Down the Street is Run Better Than the NCAA

Opinion: The Lemonade Stand Down the Street is Run Better Than the NCAA
March 15, 2020

For most Kansans, except the ones in Manhattan, March is a time awaited since the season started in October, as it is “March Madness.” But, thanks to the lack of leadership in the NCAA, March Madness...

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