Growing up in the South, I was always aware of the historic tensions between races. In school, I learned of the struggles of people of color, and how the civil rights movement, I thought, ended that struggle. 518 more words
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Though I’ve long been a shopping addict, I’ve been an addict to a particular part of a retail store: the clearance rack.
It began with the $10 tissue-thin t-shirts at Abercrombie Kids that I spent my 12-year-old allowance on during those first sans-parents trip to the mall (as they were the type of thing my mother wouldn’t allow to be included in my back-to-school wardrobe budget). 515 more words
November 8, 2013 was no ordinary day for students of the College of Communications and Information Sciences. At 11 am, chair of the Journalism department, Dr. 483 more words
So boyfriend and I just started watching Battlestar Galactica, inspired more or less by this Portlandia sketch:
We’re only 2 episodes in but I already have a list of things I like about the series. 418 more words