Recently, Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water, a film set in the sixties about a mute woman who falls in love with a ‘fish-man’ being experimented on by the government, won Best Picture and Best Director at the Oscar Awards. It’s one of those rare movies where the monster is the good guy; it’s definitely very different from the monster movies of the fifties … Continue reading Monsters in Media: A History
Not a lot of families are fortunate enough to send their child to college and pay it off. From a young age you are told that you need a college education in order to be successful, which is what most high school students plan on achieving after their graduation. Others choose to a different career route by blowing up overnight by starring in a viral … Continue reading Should College Education be Free?
Is a college education really worth it? After high school a lot of people look at getting a college degree to help them pursue their dream career, but with the rising cost of getting a college education, many people wonder if it is really worth the money. There have been many articles stating that most college students don’t think college is worth the cost, … Continue reading College Pros and Cons
Everyone has something called Emotional Intelligence (EI) which means one, as an individual, has the capacity to be aware of, control, and express one’s emotions, and to handle interpersonal relationships judiciously and emphatically. This basically means that we, as humans, can recognize, understand, and manage our own emotions. With how much we use technology nowadays, we barely have face-to-face conversations. This cuts down our ability … Continue reading Can Technology Truly Affect Your Emotional Intelligence?
Elizabeth Grant, better known as Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter familiar for her fifties and sixties Americana aesthetic and theatrical style of songwriting. Her debut album “Born to Die” peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 200 albums chart. Her most well known songs are “Young and Beautiful” and “Video Games.” From the beginning of her career, she was held up as … Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: Lana Del Rey is Overrated