McDonald’s New Uniforms

McDonald’s New Uniforms

May 3, 2017


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McDonald’s has been around for over 60 years. People can spot the golden arches from miles away and smell the grease pouring out of the restaurants. People nowadays are all too familiar with the ways of McDonald’s, and this well-known restaurant started to notice. On April 12, 2017, as a way to mo...

Social media abuse brings about concern

Social media abuse brings about concern

May 3, 2017


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Social Media’s presence is becoming more and more important to teens and young adults today. Teens often rely on social media to stay connected with the outside world. This, however, can cause serious consequences, some of which are listed below.   Body Dysmorphia Body Dysmorphia is chara...

10 Weirdest Fashion Trends

10 Weirdest Fashion Trends

May 3, 2017


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Walking through the hallways or walking down the street, everyone sees a strange fashion trend almost daily. Whether it be a hair style, article of clothing, or accessory, fashion trends come and go, and sometimes come back again. There are some fashion trends; however,  that should be written in th...

Tips to Sketchbook Success

Tips to Sketchbook Success

April 28, 2017


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What many people do not realize is that artists practice their skills, too. Many artists choose to do so by filling sketchbooks. The contents of a sketchbook may or may not see the light of day, but some artists will still worry about how their sketches look. Do not fret, for looking artsy often takes ...

Looking Ahead with Tarot

Looking Ahead with Tarot

April 28, 2017


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Throughout history people have looked for a way to see one’s future. Why wonder about the future when you can know what is to come? Various forms of divination have surfaced, but many people are often sceptical of these methods. Take tarot for example: a deck of 78 cards used as means of fortune-telli...

Simple Tips to Learn a New Language

Simple Tips to Learn a New Language

April 18, 2017


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Learning a new language can be hard, and even after three or four years of taking a foreign language class in high school, it often does not feel as if the skill has stuck. But what else can you do? Popular foreign language tools such as Rosetta Stone are quite expensive, but with a bit of determinatio...

10 Songs Metalcore and Post-Hardcore Fans Need to Listen to

10 Songs Metalcore and Post-Hardcore Fans Need to Listen to

April 18, 2017


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1. Our Last Night - “Stressed Out” Our Last Night is a metalcore (slightly alternative) band that covers various popular songs. If you have listened to the radio in the past year, you will have definitely heard the song “Stressed Out” by Twenty One Pilots. Our Last Night’s cover gives a c...

Animal Extinction: What is Causing it and How Can it be Stopped?

Animal Extinction: What is Causing it and How Can it be Stopped?

April 3, 2017


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Speak Up For the Voiceless, an international animal rescue foundation, says that the top 5 causes of animal extinction are habitat fragmentation, agriculture, human overpopulation, deforestation, and poaching and hunting. These issues cause less biodiversity which leads to less adaptability and less re...

National Puppy Day

National Puppy Day

March 31, 2017


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A man’s best friend is claimed to be a dog. National Puppy Day shows a pups’ company is everyone’s greatest pal. Thursday March 23, 2017 is the day when pet owners are showing extra appreciation to their furry friends. This celebration for the young canines is not to be confused with National D...

Foreign Foods to Try

Foreign Foods to Try

March 31, 2017


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Living in a diverse country such as the United States, people are bound to come across foods they’ve never seen or had that have originated from a different part of the world. They may stumble upon the common Kabob in a middle eastern restaurant or the famous Chow Mein found in Chinese eateries. Yet...

10 Weirdest Phobias

10 Weirdest Phobias

March 31, 2017


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1. Genuphobia Many people would agree knees are not the most attractive part of the human body. However, people with Genuphobia have an actual fear of knees. This phobia is a rare one but can vary in severity. Some people are afraid of seeing bare knees in person. Some cannot even stand seeing uncove...

Important Innovations for Society

Important Innovations for Society

March 31, 2017


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Jamie Notter once said “innovation is change that unlocks new value.” Innovation is an important part of improving society and many shows like Shark Tank and Make Me a Millionaire Inventor are eager to get new innovations to the world. In the past 50 years there have been many inventions across medical and...

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