All posts by Alexa H.

The Rise and Fall of Justin Bieber

Back in 2010, when “Baby” was on top of the charts, everyone had Bieber fever. They saw him as this young Canadian boy, discovered on YouTube by a famous producer. He was hugely famous, and then had a big roadblock in his career. Things started going downhill fast, with him egging his neighbors house and getting a DUI. Some beliebers kept on supporting him, while many started to dislike him.

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‘Nova Beats UNC With A Buzzer Beater

Meet the NCAA tournament champions, Villanova University.  After a stress-filled game, ‘Nova won with a buzzer beater three pointer shot by junior forward Kris Jenkins, making the final score 77-74. The University of North Carolina was expected to win the championship, considering that they were the number one seed, but fell short in the last few seconds of the game.  Continue reading ‘Nova Beats UNC With A Buzzer Beater

Instagram Envy

You’re sitting on your couch, staring at the TV on spring break, all of the shows already watched. You decide to look at Instagram, in search of a cure for your boredom. When you look at your phone, a small screen in your hand, you see your friends in the Caribbean, relaxing on the beach, ziplining in Costa Rica, or taking a picture from the top of the Eiffel Tower. Continue reading Instagram Envy

Famous Drug Lord “El Chapo” Recaptured

On January 8th, Mexican officials recaptured one of the most wanted drug dealers in the world – Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.

Officials located him in Los Mochis, a coastal city in his home state of Sinaloa, in north-west Mexico after monitoring his house for a month. Officials then raided the house, but Guzman escaped through a secret tunnel. They later found him about 20 km south of Los Mochis near a town called Juan José Ríos.

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Are You a Feline Fanatic or a Canine Cheerleader?

Are you a “cat person” or a “dog person?” People who love their dogs can sometimes find it hard to see what cat owners see in their cats. Likewise, “cat people” can have a hard time seeing the appeal of sloppy dog kisses. There are several studies and many articles on the topic of the differences between so called “cat people” and “dog people.”  A recent scientific study shows that if cats could, they would kill you. Does that affect the number of cat people in the world?

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