Yes, I’m ready to fight

People. I’ll admit it; I’m a late bloomer to the political involvement & social justice movements. Sure, I cared, read the news, and argued my opinions with friends, but I never actually took the proactive steps to get involved. But then, I started to Tweet, and Tweet often about the wide range of issues withContinue reading “Yes, I’m ready to fight”

Sporadic Summarizing Thoughts on President Barack Obama

The Morning Bun: Quick blurbs with a fresh take on our young professional lives that we would probably share over mimosas…if it were not a weekday. This guy is cool! Alright, I’m going to try my hardest to not get teary-eyed recapping Obama’s legacy after just watching his remarkable Farewell Address. I could fill out pages, probablyContinue reading “Sporadic Summarizing Thoughts on President Barack Obama”

Thankful on Thanksgiving

The Morning Bun: Quick blurbs with a fresh take on our Yuppie lives that we would probably share over mimosas…if it were not a weekday. 2016 for all of us has been…interesting. It’s easy to think the world is a negative place. Negative news & headlines sell better. Ratching up fear gets more votes (well, moreContinue reading “Thankful on Thanksgiving”

What I will be yelling about at brunch this weekend

The Morning Bun: Quick blurbs with a fresh take on our Yuppie lives that we would probably share over mimosas…if it were not a weekday. Donald Trump won. In no particular order, if you are joining me at #brunch this weekend, you will definitely hear that: Rural vs. Urban is still a thing. Not to theContinue reading “What I will be yelling about at brunch this weekend”

Voting is seriously so much fun.

The Morning Bun: Quick blurbs with a fresh take on our Yuppie lives that we would probably share over mimosas…if it were not a weekday. Not to hammer home the message of voting this year (let’s thank every single app, celebrity for the less subtle cues to vote), but I just voted and hope all ofContinue reading “Voting is seriously so much fun.”

Absurdity Spotlight: Why is our nightlife likened to a “battlefield?”

“I can’t wait for this weekend,” I texted my friend and esteemed brunchsupporter, “Coach” (name withheld for practical reasons), before a visit to my alma mater (Go Blue!) earlier this year. His response, almost instantly, read: “Bodies will be destroyed.” …Wait, what? “Bodies will be destroyed?” Did I miss the memo that we were aboutContinue reading “Absurdity Spotlight: Why is our nightlife likened to a “battlefield?””