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Ashley Mardell Proves the Importance of YouTube

Minnesota native shows how YouTube is more than just a place where you can watch videos that will make you laugh. When people think of YouTube, thoughts of bizarre challenges and cat videos come to mind. YouTube personality Ashley Mardell, however, continuously proves that it is much more than just a hub for ridiculous viral videos. … Continue reading

No Man’s Sky: Indie Sci- Fi Game of Galactic Proportions

The upcoming space simulation video game, “No Man’s Sky,” by Hello games, recently shown on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, has been turning heads in the industry since its reveal in 2013 for its grand scale and unusually small indie development team. Hello Games are close to finishing their latest title “No Man’s Sky.” … Continue reading

An Apple-Themed Takover in the Ithaca Commons

A stand at the 30th Annual Apple Fest; via Flickr, Hannah MacLean The air for most of weekend was as crisp as apples as attendees waiting in lines wrapping around buildings to get their hands on the coveted apple cider donuts. Once out of the line and armed with a box or two of fresh goodies, … Continue reading

Charity Hospital in Afghanistan Shuts Down After United States Airstrike

Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) accuse United States of “war crime” after hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, is harshly affected by United States airstrike. A US-conducted airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, killed 22 people on Saturday, October 3 when a hospital in the area was bombarded several times over the course of an hour. The hospital, … Continue reading

Kim Davis Making Her Way Through the Media

Despite recent Supreme Court rulings, same-sex couples are still finding difficulties gaining marriage licenses in some parts of the country. One area that specifically sticks out is Rowan Country in Kentucky. Kim Davis, 49, has recently been declining granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples in her hometown in Kentucky. Although she considers herself a Democrat, … Continue reading

Becoming the first sitting president to meet with inmates, President Obama plans to spark a reform

HBO teams up with Vice to document America’s mass incarceration issue in “Fixing the System,” which features President Obama’s historic meeting with inmates from El Reno Federal Correction Institution in Oklahoma. According to Prison Policy Initiative, over 1.5 million people are locked away in prison. Of those 1.5 million prisoners, a little more than half … Continue reading

The Ithaca SufferJets and the Ithaca Blue Stockings both win in a Double Header

  On September 12th, 2015, both teams of the Ithaca League of Women Rollers, the SufferJets and the Blue Stockings, pulled off wins in a Double Header at Cass Park, Ithaca, NY. The Double Header included two bouts: the first was the Ithaca SufferJets vs the Central NY Quadfathers, and the second was the Ithaca … Continue reading

Field or Colosseum?

The dangers of playing football are becoming clear and affecting the future of the game. High school quarterback, Evan Murray, died after being injured during the game, making him the third high school football player in the U.S to die this season. Concerns over football-related injuries are spreading nationwide. CBS News reports that, across the … Continue reading

Zendaya’s New Barbie to Shake Things Up…

From when she first started shaking things up on Disney, to her always evolving red carpet looks, Zendaya Coleman is taking the world by storm and now her own Barbie is about to. The singer, actress, model and dancer hosted this year’s Barbie Rock ‘N Royals Concert in Hollywood, California last Saturday where she debuted … Continue reading

One small step for technology, one giant leap for cyberbullies…

Have you ever had a date that went south? Starting in November 2015, the world can know every detail about that horrible first date on Peeple-a new app for rating humans romantically, personally, and professionally. There is no opt-out feature for Peeple. Anyone can enter you in to its systems with only your phone number. … Continue reading



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