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Is Money Killing Sport?

    Is Money Killing Sport? By John Powell Recent news in the UK has featured two knights of the realm. The death was announced of Sir Roger Bannister, the athlete who ran the first four-minute mile in Oxford in 1954 and was later knighted for his contributions to medicine. Bannister competed in the amateur era and was said to…

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Stop Blaming Video Games for Violence

  Experts feel that politicians should stop blaming video games and movies for violence in America. The topic was revisited in the aftermath following the recent tragedy in Parkland, Florida last month, after a nineteen year old gunman shot up a local high school and killed seventeen people. According to a Virginia Tech expert, Jimmy Ivory, research has provided very little…

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St Croix, Invisible to the World, Thanks to the Media

I’ve debated with this question for years, ‘If a tree falls in the forest, and there’s nobody around to hear, does it make a sound?’ I’ve flipped-flopped for years, “Yes, it made a sound and No, it didn’t.” But after the lack of coverage during and after the devastating effects that has crippled St. Croix by Hurricane Maria, I will never debate (with that question) again. Yes, if the tree fell in the forest, it made a sound. Even though there is lack of media coverage of this disastrous storm, yes, Maria wrecked St. Croix.

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No More Teen Shows

No More Teen Shows By Rupita Bhattacharya There was a phase when teen sitcoms were my world. I am soaked up to thinking about these characters, stories, next twists and the main bone of contention was- ships; which ship should end up together. Pretty Little Liars, The Vampire Diaries, Gossip Girl, Screams, Awkward, That 70’s Show, Hannah Montana, Lizzie McGuire…

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Can Sacramento California’s Levees Survive A Robust Pine Apple Express Atmospheric River?

Can Sacramento California’s Levees Survive A Robust Pine Apple Express Atmospheric River? By Lance Winslow In watching the huge amount of precipitation that will deluge Northern California just after the first week of 2017 our Think Tank dared to ask the question no one wants to talk about; are the Sacramento Levees safe? It turns out that Arnold Schwarzenegger as…

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