If you haven’t checked your calendar (or iPhone screen) and you’re wondering why Snoop Dogg memes are taking over, let me fill you in. Today is 4/20 aka “marijuana day.” Proclaimed an almost national holiday and “Black Friday” for marijuana merchants, it’s come to be a day of celebration, consumption, laughs, and political appeals to… Read More I bet Snoop Dogg is happy
On April 19, Starbucks released its “Unicorn Frappuccino” (just in time for 4/20). Thank you. The drink looks like a Grateful Dead t-shirt and tastes like a diabetic coma. Yum, right? The ingredients: pink powder blended into cream Frappucino with mango syrup and layered with a sour blue drizzle. Imagine Fun Dip, Pixy Stix, and… Read More Hashtag Unicorn Frappuccino
On Feb. 19 an Affordable Care Act rally was held on Scranton, Pa. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright joined supporters. Here are some photographs from the rally.
The setting sun did not deter aspiring Pokémon trainers from gathering around Scranton’s Courthouse Square Tuesday night. Shouts of “over there,” followed by pointing and fast-paced walking became a familiar sight as dozens used their cellphones as guides, all keeping an eye out for something rare. Someone announced an Eevee was near, a creature with brown fur and a… Read More Pokémon Go: beneficial in more ways than one
I don’t know, because I’m white. I don’t know what it’s like to be oppressed, or to be pierced by judging eyes. I don’t know what it’s like to be degraded, and defined by racist slurs. I don’t know what it’s like to feel fear. Not just any fear, but fear that the color of… Read More Because I’m white
This week, I took adventure and picked tons of strawberries on a local farm. They are so sweet and delicious, and perfect. So, as I think of things to make with these freshly picked strawberries, I decided breakfast would help me think. So, I made a smoothie with my freshly picked strawberries. A strawberry, toasted… Read More Freshly picked
Last year I made a Festival Survival guide for those of you who plan to dance a few days away barefoot at your favorite festival this summer. Usually, I spend four days in the sweltering heat, camping at Firefly Music Festival, and I love it. However, the adult world has spoken, and I am only… Read More One day, festival survival guide