Best Blogs

I think my best blog post in terms of sticking to the rules and requirements would probably be the post "Fake News and ‘Alternative Facts’". It takes a bit of an aggressive/controversial/provocative tone (which I was told was not a bad thing, according to this article), links to a variety of outside sources, uses visual …

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Why can’t I go viral?

Before anything else, I would like to note the irony of writing about viral-ness whilst sick (Get it? VIRAL! Ahahaha, I kill me). So I'm relatively confident that I'm not alone in imagining how awesome it'd be to get 15 minutes of fame just because I made a funny tweet or shot an amazing video …

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The art of making things go Viral(A.K.A. Inception)

Many moons ago, a bunch of my friends got really intoxicated while I sat nearby, diligently pursuing my academics and keeping my nose clean. During "their" ramblings, the conversation turned to thoughts of mind control, the matrix, subliminal messaging, and memes in that order. How do people get famous off of random memes? Looking at …

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You’re perfect(ly adequate)

It's probably not an unfair assessment to say that I look infinitely more threatening than I actually am. Six feet tall, two hundred plus pounds, baggy clothes that prevent anybody from knowing how much of that is muscle (Hint: 0%); up until recently I had long hair, wore a skull cap, and had a way-too-big sweatshirt with full-to-bursting pockets that, in all honesty, could contain just about anything. Rural Indiana is way more progressive than I was led to believe before moving here, but I'm pretty sure that even my skin tone earns me the opposite of Brownie (heh) Points with the closet racists of the area. All in all, I looked thuggish enough to completely understand why people crossed the streets to avoid me at night....