The Hard Earned Pulitzer

Being a Pulitzer prize winner journalist is a very important step a journalist can take. How is this most important honor given to some select journalists?   Pulitzer prizes are decided by a board and jurors. It is mainly given to encourage journalists to strive to do their best, push their skills to the highest…

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No Questions Asked

Unfortunately, violence against women is still one of the biggest problems on our world. Millions of women get abused by their husbands, fathers, etc. Violence and abuse can cause terrible physical and emotional pain in unprotected women. Sadly, some women can’t stand up for their rights. A recent commercial by “National Domestic Violence Hotline” provides…

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Punch That Fake Science

In 1998 a paper said that there was a link between autism and the vacination for measles,mumps and rubella. Vaccines contain inactive viruses that stimulate your immune cells which help fight diseases. Vaccination is important for immunizing people against diseases and helping stop spreading it. but after hearing what this paper said, lots of people…

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Is Astrology Discrimination?

Astrology is the study of the connection between the positions and movement in space (of planets and stars) and it’s correlation with people. Though most people think astrology is just our sun/star signs and daily horoscopes ,astrology actually has a wide range of branches each with different ideas and systems such as; Chinese Astrology, Electional…

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Toy Extinction

Weak holiday sales of toys hurted Hasbro this year. The company announced that traditional toys were fighting with video games. “We have at this point in history, for the first time, more play available than there is demand,” said the CEO of the company Richard Gottlieb. Because most of the video games and apps are…

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Is Frozen Blood Art?

Marc Quinn is a fifty years old, contemporary British artist who is known for “Self” which he made from his own frozen blood and “Alison Lapper Pregnant” which is a sculpture of Alison Lapper (it has been installed on the fourth plinth at Trafalgar Square). He investigates “the relationship between nature and culture as well…

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Media Blamed For Stress

According to Roxane Cohen Silver’s research, people who witnessed the Boston Marathon Bombing, and people who had someone close to them witness the event showed nearly equal amount of acute stress symptoms compared to people who were exposed to the event only through the media. People who were exposed to bombing related coverages more than…

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