Chaos in Trump’s White House: Anthony Scaramucci Removed After Only 10 Days

Continuing a worrying pattern, yet another member of Trump’s White House has gotten the boot. This time the person of note is Anthony Scaramucci, the White House Communications Director, appointed just 10 days ago. “The Mooch” as he was nicknamed made a big splash in DC, but has spent the past couple of days mired … Continue reading Chaos in Trump’s White House: Anthony Scaramucci Removed After Only 10 Days

How J.K. Rowling Showed Our Society Has a Lying Problem

Just yesterday, J.K. Rowling, arguably the most popular living author, made it a point to slander the President of the United States based off a tweet she saw on her timeline. Without taking just two seconds to verify that what she was sharing was indeed true, Rowling posted to her millions of followers that President … Continue reading How J.K. Rowling Showed Our Society Has a Lying Problem

Dangers of Pragmatism: Trouble in Trump’s White House

There has been a lot going on inside the Trump White House these past few days, and it’s not easy to put a finger on what exactly is the cause for all the tension. Between Trump publicly backstabbing AG Sessions, Scaramucci’s witch hunt for leakers, and the triangle of tension Scaramucci, Priebus, and Bannon, there’s … Continue reading Dangers of Pragmatism: Trouble in Trump’s White House

Trump’s Military Transgender Ban: Justified or Prejudice?

As you’ve probably seen or heard already today, President Trump made the decision to ban transgender people from joining the military. He made the announcement, as he almost always does, on his infamous Twitter account, and stated that he had come to the decision after talking to several U.S. generals. As to be expected from … Continue reading Trump’s Military Transgender Ban: Justified or Prejudice?

Israel Takes Down Metal Detectors as Palestinian Unrest Grows

I was staying away from reporting on the insanity that’s been going on in Israel lately because all of the news stories involved small events that all fed into a larger story. I’m still waiting on these events to unfold, as the violent situation that’s been rising again is far from over, but after the … Continue reading Israel Takes Down Metal Detectors as Palestinian Unrest Grows

Top 5 People I’d Rather See Play Batman

  My hopes were raised before being immediately dashed today when I read rumors that Ben Affleck might be stepping down from playing the Caped Crusader after Justice League. These rumors were immediately rebutted by Ben Affleck himself at Comic Con, but to my surprise the internet wasn’t really satisfied by this. A cursory look … Continue reading Top 5 People I’d Rather See Play Batman