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Newsflash for those of us who conceive of organic products as coming from the independently managed wholesome uncle John’s farm down the road. Apparently, for the most part, this could not be farther from the truth. Food conglomerates are jumping on the organic food trend now that it has been deemed no longer just a […]

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A bitter sweet existence

Posted by: | March 29, 2016 | No Comment |

The Washington Post released an article called “Sweet and Sour” by Marta Zaranska this week that was quite interesting, to say the least. The article described a plethora of research and increase in studying a potential psychological-olfactory correlation. According to the article, in essence, mood and taste buds are linked. According to studies, your mood […]

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Trump. The rise of a demagogue

Posted by: | February 23, 2016 | No Comment |

  Donald Trump. By now he is arguably the most popular man in America — next to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, that is. Well what exactly does that say about America? Donald Trump has made his claim to wealth and fame through his various real estate ventures and by way of media. However, this American […]

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Grammy award winning writer/artist Kendrick Lamar gave a highly lauded performance yesterday evening on the Grammys. And it was epochal. The reasons why this performance is going to be rightly viewed by critics as well as those who are well-versed in the arts as powerful and socially progressive are innumerable. Kendrick is known for his […]

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Are Madeleine Albright and Gloria Steinem, longstanding pillars of feminism, pandering to the very societal stigmas/stereotypes that they’ve spent their entire lives overcoming and condemning? It would seem so. This weekend at a New Hampshire rally for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, Ms. Albright, 78, who has been hailed by feminist communities as an icon due […]

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