Monday, August 15, 2022

Review: I can’t get enough of FromSoftware’s ‘Elden Ring’

After almost 20 hours of playtime, I can safely say that “Elden Ring” lives up to the cult-like response it’s receiving. A couple of days...

Review: Come back for a second serving of ‘Bugsnax’

With its console exclusivity lifted and ports released for all major platforms, there’s no excuse anymore. You’ve all been sleeping on “Bugsnax” since its...

‘Health begins in the soil’ at EarthDance farm

Tucked inside the suburbs of Ferguson, Missouri, lies the EarthDance Organic Farm School, the oldest organic farm west of the Mississippi River. These 14...

Society isn’t prepared for metaverses

With the unfathomable evolution of computers in a short period of time, some wonder: what will come next? Well, the metaverse is here and...

Review: ‘Tokyo Vice’ nails the art of investigative slow-burn

With information, there is always a cost. The classic vice unit-style crime show has been on the backburner of American television for quite a while...

ABORTION DUELING OP-ED: To truly support life, be pro-choice

Note: This dueling op-ed was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022, before the Supreme Court ruling on abortion. For the opposing...

ABORTION DUELING OP-ED: Protect unborn life

Note: This dueling op-ed was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022, before the Supreme Court ruling on abortion. For the opposing...

Barstool Sports must be held accountable for promoting toxicity

In 2010, Barstool Sports creator Dave Portnoy wrote, “I never condone rape, but if you are a size 6 and wearing skinny jeans you...

We don’t want Sportsmates in ‘Nintendo Switch Sports.’ Wii want Miis

Even if you’ve never touched a Wii, you’ve probably seen Miis before. These avatars were all the rage in the 2000s - and contrary...

Will Smith’s slap does not represent Christian values

On March 27, Will Smith went onstage at the 2022 Oscars and slapped Chris Rock, then yelled, “keep my wife’s name out your f***ing...

Homophobic and transphobic bills have no place in law

On March 28, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed the Parental Rights in Education Bill, which changes the state’s primary education. This bill is being...

Review: ‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ falls victim to its own cursed energy

“Jujutsu Kaisen 0” is just as the title suggests - a zero. “Jujutsu Kaisen” took the anime world by storm after its release in October...

Amazon worker union is a step forward for all workers

On Friday, 2,654 workers at an Amazon facility in Staten Island, N.Y., voted to become Amazon’s first union. While you may not work at...

Review: ‘Kirby and the Forgotten Land’ is an all round good time

There are no bad Kirby games - only games ranging from good to excellent. “Kirby and the Forgotten Land,” the franchise’s first major 3D...

Disney’s ‘inspiring content’ can’t substitute real change

On March 8, Disney CEO Bob Chapek sparked controversy with a middling response to Florida’s Senate passing the Parental Rights in Education bill, which...

Social media has detrimental effects on young adults

I cannot fall asleep at night without at least 30 minutes of Reddit consumption. It’s an addiction, an obsession, and a tool. As an avid...

Trans people don’t need your uninformed takes on athletes

Before I begin to deconstruct hateful and transphobic falsehoods, I must point out that the suicide attempts and success rates for trans peoples in...