SPORTSA number of players have opted out of 2020, what does that mean for the NFL?

Aaron Tolentino 1 week ago
At least 20 NFL players have opted out of the 2020 season. And that number seems to be growing by the day up until the opt out deadline, which has been extended to Thursday August 6th, according to USA Today.  The good news for the NFL is no major stars have chosen to opt out. Some of the most notable players to opt out include Chiefs running back Damien Williams, Giants left tackle Nate Solder,...

DomesticLIFESTYLEPOLITICSTo School or Not to School

Gary Flick 2 weeks ago
Among the many controversies surrounding COVID-19, the approach to education with the fall semester quickly approaching is near the top of the list. School closures at the back end of the 2019-2020 school year affected roughly 55 million students, and almost every state forced or heavily recommended the closure of public schools. Private schools generally followed suit, many actually closing before the state mandates. This estimated four-month period allowed for school districts to have somewhat...

POP CULTURETVThree Times the Sopranos Put a Spotlight on the Mental Health Crisis in America

J-Walk 2 weeks ago
The Sopranos on the surface was a mafia drama but it captivated viewership and a cult following by showing the emotional depths of complicated characters put in compromising situations. Contrasting the world of organized crime with the troubled family issues in the life of New Jersey Mob Boss Tony Soprano, played by James Gandolfini, made the show relatable while presenting a powerful character who had to reveal vulnerability to regain control of his life. Culturally,...

POP CULTURETVDoom Patrol Update: Episodes 4-6

Aaron Vaughn 3 weeks ago
Light spoiler.  Doom Patrol is back! A lot has transpired since we’ve last talked about the show. SeX-Men have joined us, Cliff Steele steals fingers, and space travels have happened.  I have also started reading the Grant Morrison run on the comics which serves as the main inspiration for the show. To be honest, I’m a little disappointed in the comics. I’m still enjoying them and I think the show is a good adaptation. Rather...