It’s one of the most controversial hashtags of the last two years: #MakeAmericaGreatAgain. Some people use it in support of President Donald Trump and his administration’s policies. Others use it with disdain, mocking Trump or his supporters. Such a simple message why are so many “Americans” against it. #makeamericagreatagain pic.twitter.com/ja2QmQWzcM — Todd Mecca (@ToddMecca) December […]Read more "The politics of ‘#MakeAmericaGreatAgain’ — Blog Post 3"
As George H.W. Bush’s funeral was on Dec. 5, people chimed in on Twitter during the ceremonyl with the #GeorgeHWBushFuneral to express condolences and criticisms. One of the main arguments were between people who thought the funeral was a lovely service and that the late president’s son, George W. Bush, did a wonderful job on […]Read more "Bush’s Funeral: Who’s it really about?"
This year’s Golden Globes nominations, as always, have set the internet ablaze with hot takes about the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s picks for the top movies and TV of the past year. There is so much new, amazing content being produced these days, so it would be impossible for the awards show to highlight everything. […]Read more "The Snubs and Surprises of the Golden Globes Nominations"
Following the death of George H. Bush, on November 30, 2018, people have flooded twitter with both their admiration and continued disdain for the now late #41. Friendly reminder: George HW Bush was a reactionary who, in addition to facilitating the U.S. neoliberal imperialism as vice president and president, ran covert and illegal wars in […]Read more "A Controversial Death"
The hashtag was #Superbowl2019 is the center of the controversy over the halftime show. Many artists have come out in support of Collin Kaepernick and declined to perform. The controversy began when Kaepernick chose to not stand during the national anthem to show that he did not believe America was the “land of the free” […]Read more "Superbowl 2019 Half Time Show Controversy"
I will never be able to understand people who enjoy eating pineapple on their pizza. Mixing fruit with the savory combination of sauce and cheese is mind boggling to me. By searching the hashtag #pineapplepizza on Twitter, I was able to see how other people feel about this controversial pairing. In contrast to my personal […]Read more "The Controversial Pairing of Pineapple and Pizza"
Over recent years, the term “consent” has proven to confuse people. Now, not everyone is puzzled by this simple word, defined in the Merriam-Webster as: “(n:) compliance in or approval of what is done or proposed by another”. But, enough of the world’s population is so mystified by this word and corresponding meaning that it […]Read more "Consent Is Not A Riddle"
As many people know, Former President George H. W. Bush died last Friday. The news of his death has been prominent on network news, as well as social media sites, such as Twitter. Congressman, Ambassador to the UN, Chairman of the RNC, Director of the CIA, VP and US President. This guy lived an amazing […]Read more "Should We Be Honoring the Life of George H. W. Bush?"
At this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the floats and balloons weren’t the only things making headlines. A tradition at the parade is to start the live coverage with performances from Broadway plays to get everyone in the mood for the vocal performances to come and to show off the Theater Industry’s best. One such […]Read more "The Kiss That Shook Thanksgiving"
In light of multiple mass shootings, a huge gun control debate has sparked on twitter with people joining in on the conversation by using #guncontrol and sharing their opinions. Both sides feel very strongly and believe that they are right. Here are those for stricter gun controls Here we see a jewish organization concerned that […]Read more "The #GunControl Debate"