All posts by Gabe Goldberg

The Effect of Social Media on Main Stream News

bringOn April 14 of this year, over 200 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from their school. It was discovered soon that the emerging terrorist group Boko Haram was responsible for the kidnapping. A couple videos have been released since then with lists of demands in exchange for the girls. No attempts to rescue have been made yet. The Nigerian government is still unaware of the location of the girls. In fact, they originally claimed the girls had already been rescued. Continue reading The Effect of Social Media on Main Stream News

Siblings: the Good, the Bad, and the Stuff You Just Don’t Want to Mention

Everybody wonders why their siblings do what they do. “Why are you so annoying?!” “Why do you need something now?!” These are just a couple examples of common questions siblings ask. Now, a lot of people think that the older sibling always plays the role of asking the question. However, there are times when the older sibling plays the role of the annoying one. Trust me, I would know. Continue reading Siblings: the Good, the Bad, and the Stuff You Just Don’t Want to Mention