On October 8, 2014, the Los Angeles Kings raised the banner, establishing that they are the defending Stanley Cup Champions. Of course, as a spectator and non-bandwagoner, I was extremely excited to see the Kings play the San Jose Sharks on opening night, after whipping them in the playoffs. However, after attending the season opener … Continue reading Go Kings Go: The 2015 Season & The Story of a Non-Bandwagoner
On October 16th, I had to have my dog euthanized. It would have been ten years since we got her this November. However, even though it was an extremely difficult decision and there was so much I still wanted to do, ultimately it was the best decision for her. In the 24 hours between when … Continue reading Stages of Having to Euthanize Your Pet
Ebola, a fatal disease found in humans, was diagnosed for the first time on American grounds, September 30th, 2014. Ebola is a virus found in infected wild-animals, such as monkeys, gorillas, and antelope, that is easily transferred to humans. The virus, which first appeared in 1976, had only been discovered in small, Central-African tribes until … Continue reading Ebola in the U.S.
As I was searching through YouTube, I came across a singer-songwriter named Ella Henderson. She was born in Tetney, England and is currently 18 years old. Her first debut in the music industry was through the 9th season of The X-Factor, where she ended up finishing in sixth place. She gained her fame in the … Continue reading Ella Henderson: An Upcoming Star From England
Falling into Place by Amy Zhang is a tragically powerful novel about Liz Emerson and her heart wrenching view of life. The novel starts with Liz testing death by running her Mercedes off the road, hoping it will be the last action she ever takes. Instantly after, the reader is taken on a … Continue reading Book Review: Falling Into Place
British band Alt-J has just released their second album, This Is All Yours. After their astronomical rise after their first album, An Awesome Wave, Alt-J does not disappoint with their sophomoric album. This album has more atmospheric elements juxtaposed with Miley Cyrus samples and groovy guitar riffs. While the album and many songs in it … Continue reading Album Review: This Is All Yours
Every child has seen at least one Pixar movie growing up. Whether it was Toy Story, Cars, or Finding Nemo, Pixar movies have always been a classic in American households. Within the last year or so, something called the Pixar Theory has been buzzing around social media. The Pixar Theory states the fact that all … Continue reading The Pixar Theory