Who’s the bad guy? Who’s the good guy? As I dive deeper into the rabbit hole that is the pharmaceutical world I become more and more confused as to which party is playing which. Take Martin Shkreli for example, the ex-CEO of Retrophin. Martin has recently started a new company, Turring Pharmaceuticals, in which he plans […]
Donald Trump Going After Big Corporations to Take Back Jobs
Jobs are perhaps the biggest topic of discussion for the presidential election, and why not? After all, that’s where your livelihood comes from. And even more so, each presidential candidate has completely different views on how to combat unemployment…
Why The Oscars Were a Success
Last night was a fun reminder that, despite the claims of Jada Smith, the Oscars are indeed still everyone’s favorite award ceremony. Chris Rock killed it as host and made light of the situation (as he always does) and kept…
Does Your Vote Even Matter?
Feeling the Bern? Want to make America great again? Either way you slice it, this election has been nothing short of epic so far. With a cast of characters liken to Star Wars, the American public has been…
Bill Gates Siding With F.B.I.
Recently, the F.B.I has requested that Apple, the phone company who is responsible for the iphone, to help decrypt one of San Bernardino attackers phones. Apple later refused to do so in anticipation that this would open the door for…
A New Language?
Coding is becoming more and more essential in today’s world for using and manipulating technology, as evidenced by Florida law maker’s proposals. In the proposal, the law maker’s suggest students have the option of taking a coding course in place…
Banning The Burqa
In wake of the sexual attacks in Germany, it would seem as though racial tensions are nearing a fever-pitch. Not only are protests turning violent and out-of-control, but now, many anti-immigration advocated want to ban anyone from wearing a burqa…
Turmoil in Syria Means Trouble For Everyone- But Who Should Help?
The War in Syria has left millions of innocent civilians displaced and fleeing for their lives. Countries across the arab world have so-far rejected most immigrants fleeing the Syrian conflict. Which is quite interesting see as most asylum seekers would…
Nestle, a popular producer of just about every food under the sun including Crunch bars, Hot Pockets, Lean Cuisine, Cookie Crisp, and many more, has recently been involved in a child-labor scandal. While this may come as a shock to some, the news is not so surprising to those whom have been witnessing the effects […]
Is Obama trying to take away your firearms? That’s a good question. From the NRA’s (National Rifle Association) perspective, the answer is clear. A most definite yes. President Obama spoke again on Thursday during a sit-down with Anderson Cooper reenforcing his new legislation for stricter gun control in the U.S. During this interview, Obama claimed […]
In recent wake of the executive decisions made by president Barrack Obama to enforce new gun control laws, I felt obligated to examine the history of this oh-so-heated debate. It would seem as though these actions are going to be the legacy of Obama- the more controversial the issue usually means the longer […]
The placebo effect is defined as “a fake treatment, an inactive substance like sugar, distilled water, or saline solution — can sometimes improve a patient’s condition simply because the person has the expectation that it will be helpful.” Treatments aside, this “expectation” […]
My school lunch generally consisted of nothing more than a chicken sandwich, some chips, and a sweet tea- not the healthiest lunch but I managed to scrape by. But sure, that could just be attributed to being young and having a faster metabolism […]
We’ve all heard the coin “climate change happened millions of years ago and is just happening again today- humans have nothing to do with it”. Not so fast! A new study from researchers at the University of Bristol Cabot institute have concluded that climate change is indeed happening at a much quicker pace […]
This is some scary stuff, I always knew that the adverse effects of Global Warming would eventually push some species so far out of balance they could no longer exist. Further more, imagine how those extinct species would effect the other animals that are still around? We live in a balanced world, and […]