Opinion

Forging Debate: Planned Parenthood

Forging Debate: Planned Parenthood

Forging Debate, Opinion, Politics August 25, 2015 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

  Saving Planned Parenthood isn’t something to brag about Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) are living proof that saying one is pro-life has become nothing more than political rhetoric to placate conservatives. When politicians talk, most Americans have come to understand it is just that—talk. However, some thingsRead More

Arkham Knight rocks the gaming world

Arkham Knight rocks the gaming world

Entertainment, Opinion July 7, 2015 at 7:59 pm 0 comments

By Matt Williams Since the release of “Batman: Arkham Asylum” in 2009, the Arkham series has been considered the ultimate comic book-based video game series of all time. In 2011, “Batman: Arkham City” became a Guinness World Record holder as being the “Most critically acclaimed superhero game of all time.”Read More

Mad Max: Fury Road review

Mad Max: Fury Road review

Entertainment, Opinion June 2, 2015 at 12:26 pm 0 comments

By Craig Martin George Miller, the man who introduced us to the post-apocalyptic world of the Australian waste in 1979’s “Mad Max,” has made his return to the desolate desert with the fourth installment in the series, “Mad Max: Fury Road.” The film stars Tom Hardy as the titular Max,Read More

Pigeon droppings: Legoland, for kids of all ages

Pigeon droppings: Legoland, for kids of all ages

Opinion, Pigeon Droppings April 22, 2015 at 10:45 pm 0 comments

By Bob Hamill In 1947, a carpenter by the name of Ole Christiansen invented a toy that, to date, has sold over 400 billion bricks. These little bricks were unique in the industry in that they all interlocked using the peg and hole system. I remember when I was kidRead More

“Going Clear”: a review of HBO’s documentary uncovering Scientology’s secrets

“Going Clear”: a review of HBO’s documentary uncovering Scientology’s secrets

News, Opinion, Religion April 22, 2015 at 3:01 am 0 comments

By Matt Williams Virtually anyone who follows pop culture will remember when Tom Cruise jumped on the couch during The Oprah Winfrey Show and proclaimed his love for Katie Holmes. It has been parodied many times due to Cruise’s bizarre behavior that day and during subsequent sightings and interviews. ItRead More

Immigration overwhelming job creation

Opinion March 3, 2015 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

By Dwight L. Schwab, Jr. It was reported Monday that twice the number of immigrants are arriving in the United States since the year 2000. That is accounting for both those that come legally and the illegal entries. The main problem with the equation is that the number of immigrantsRead More

George Soros, huge financial contributor to Ferguson demonstrations/riots

George Soros, huge financial contributor to Ferguson demonstrations/riots

News, Opinion February 1, 2015 at 8:45 pm 0 comments

By Dwight L. Schwab, Jr. It was reported Thursday that liberal billionaire George Soros has and continues to play a crucial part in the financing of Ferguson, Missouri protesters. He has contributed approximately $33 million to on-the-ground activist groups, according to The Washington Times. His millions have created an atmosphereRead More

More “free stuff” from Obama: junior college

More “free stuff” from Obama: junior college

From the Hart, Humor, Opinion January 24, 2015 at 11:40 am 0 comments

By Ron Hart President Obama came to Knoxville, Tenn. to give away $60 billion more in taxpayer money. He said he wants to give everyone free community college. What a guy! There is nothing more magnanimous than giving away other people’s borrowed money to political supporters. Obama was elected withRead More

Vaping in the new year

Vaping in the new year

Lifestyle, Opinion January 2, 2015 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

By Matt Williams At this time of the year everyone is making New Year’s resolutions. One that we’ve all heard time and again is “This year, I’m gonna stop smoking.” Often the person making such a resolution will stay away from cigarettes for a few days, try some nicotine-filled gumRead More

A miscarriage of justice

Opinion, Politics December 13, 2014 at 4:37 pm 0 comments

In Ferguson, many mistakes were made that could have lead to a different outcome. First, a grand jury didn’t necessarily need to be convened. County prosecutors can simply bring charges against an individual by going directly to a judge to issue a warrant for arrest, something County Prosecutor Bob McCullochRead More