Colin Kaepernick opted out of his contract to become a free agent, at the end of the 2016 season, during which Kaepernick took to his knee to demonstrate peaceful protest during the National Anthem, and created a national conversation about police brutality and #BlackLivesMatter. Many opinions have stirred since. In a twitter poll Kaepernick was […]Read more "To Pick or Not To Kaepernick?"
#GunControl is not about #guns; it's about #control. — Gun Sayings (@GunSayings) April 15, 2018 Remember, the gun grabbers want you dead, and they want you disarmed to make that easy. No more compromise with #GunControl nonsense (AKA #GunSense). Stomp #GunControlNow down NOW before drastic measures are necessary. pic.twitter.com/Jz0HHbxfq2 — BFD (@BigFatDave) April 12, 2018 […]Read more "Why #guncontrol, isn’t really a “debate” on Twitter"
The #MarchForOurLives has been trending on Twitter since the movement began after the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida. The marches have been widely successful throughout America these past few weeks but the hashtag and movement has caused numerous debates between conservatives and liberals. This hashtag has also encouraged others to discuss topics […]Read more "Marching Together or Marching Divided?"
Every year when April rolls around there is one thing that goes through a hockey fans mind, and that is the NHL Playoffs. Whether you’re from Canada and you grew up playing on the pond or reside in the United States where you had those early morning drives to the rink, the playoffs halts everyones […]Read more "When the Intensity is Ramped up, and all the Predictability is Thrown Out… #NHLPLAYOFFS"
President 45 has commenced his tumultuous presidential journey with an array of outlandish tweets and daunting policy initiatives. One the most problematic policy initiatives he implemented included the Muslim Ban. This Executive Order signed in January of 2017 banned foreign nations from seven predominately Muslim countries from visiting the country for 90 days, suspended entry […]Read more "America: The Unwelcoming Melting Pot"
Amy Schumer’s new movie, I Feel Pretty, premieres April 20th!! There has been a lot of controversy around the premise of this film. We have two types of people: the haters and the supporters. The haters are talking about how ridiculous it is that an insecure woman has to get into a life threatening accident […]Read more "#IFeelPretty"
One of the hottest topics around Syracuse is the departure of the best basketball recruit to commit to the Orange since Carmelo Anthony. Darius Bazley is the number nine recruit in the ESPN Top 100 and was committed to SU until March 29th, when Bazley announced he would be skipping college and instead heading straight […]Read more "The Darius Bazley Debate: Is it Smart to Skip College"
As of late the National Anthem has sparked controversy and has become one of the most polarizing issues in America. While many believe kneeling during the anthem before a sporting event is disrespectful to the flag and the country, others believe it is their constitutional right to be able to protest injustices in society. The […]Read more "Citizen Of The Year"
In Alabama, college football is a religion. The last football game of the regular season is always Alabama vs. Auburn. Year in and year out, both schools come into the game with great resumes and playoff implications on the line. The #IronBowl has been used on Twitter, so fans can trash talk the opposition and […]Read more "It’s More Than Just a Game, It’s the #IronBowl"
In light of the many sexual misconduct allegations that have surfaced within the past month, I thought it appropriate to find a hashtag that related to one of these events. The hashtag I chose to examine was #Franken, since the breaking news of Al Franken’s sexual harassment allegations has been rather controversial and politically heated. Al […]Read more "The Sexual Misconduct Debate"