Opinion Timeline

False Ad Settlement: Are Red Bull Customers Victims Or Mentally Lazy?

Red Bull Sued Over Slogan Not Ingredients

Red Bull has agreed to pay $13 million as part of a lawsuit settlement. It turns out that the red drink does not “give you wings” in actuality or even metaphorically. Of course, the plaintiffs weren’t really looking to inexplicably sprout wings and fly away. The main issue rested with Red Bull’s supposed claims to… Read more »

Newsflash: The Duggars Are Christians, Get Over It [Op-Ed]

The Duggars Are Christians, So What?

Newsflash: The Duggars are Christians. I know what you’re probably thinking. How could this be possible in a civilized society? Isn’t Christianity a religion of closed-mindedness and hate because “the Crusades!” or something? Don’t the stars of 19 Kids & Counting often say things that sound a little bonkers and in contrary to what science,… Read more »

WWE: CM Punk Chants The End For AJ Lee?

CM Punk Chants A Nightmare For AJ Lee?

CM Punk ditched the WWE shortly before launch of the WWE Network, and despite fanboy rumors that he’s coming back as well as the more broadly held hope among fans that a comeback is even possible, he remains off the roster. Nevertheless, that doesn’t stop fans from starting up at random events throughout the country…. Read more »

Oops! Watch Out, Ariana Grande: Your Diva Is Showing!

Ariana-Grande-diva accusations

Before we can discuss if Ariana Grande is an actual diva, we need to determine the true definition of a diva. According to Webster’s Dictionary a diva is a “prima donna,” — a vain and temperamental person. According to Buzz Feed, there have been multiple claims that Ariana Grande has indeed rightfully acquired a bad… Read more »

Sam Pepper Scandal: What Can YouTube Do To Control Its Harassment-Prank Problem?

Sam Pepper Sexual Harassment Scandal

Sam Pepper’s controversial “bum-pinching” videos may have been taken down by YouTube, but the ongoing scandal shines an uncomfortable light on the social media site and its treatment of sexual harassment allegations. Even before accusations were made against Pepper, attention was called to YouTube’s potentially poor handling of harassment complaints. A report created by the… Read more »

War On Terror: Why ISIS Can’t Be Stopped

ISIS

ISIS, the terrorist group that is currently scaring the world with its rampant acts of terrorism, public beheadings, and murder of non-Muslims, seems to be everywhere and nowhere at the same time. With each beheading, masked executioners callout President Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron, demanding that all military action be halted. Daily news… Read more »

Scotland Will Probably Fail, But Should Secede, Here Is Why [Opinion]

Scotland Will Probably Fail, But Should Secede, Here Is Why [Opinion]

Scotland is voting on whether to secede or continue to be a slave in the “United Kingdom”. Scotland’s vote for independence is at hand. It is the “Vote ‘Yes’” campaign versus the “Better Together” campaign. A Mel Gibson’s William Wallace Vs. King Edward ‘Longshanks’ battle royale comes to mind. To every Scot, I apologize for… Read more »

Scottish Independence: Why Is David Cameron Opposed?

Scotland votes today on whether to sever ties with the United Kingdom.

Scottish Independence. I have to be honest here. When this writer hears the term Scottish Independence, it conjures up images of Mel Gibson painting half of his Aussie face blue and riding off to fight the bad guys in his quasi-historical film about Scottish independence Braveheart. Truth be told, this writer spends far too much… Read more »