This article was published on alignthoughts.com After the tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, debate has never been more heated over the taking downof historical monuments. One side says removing these monuments attempts to hide or change history, while the other points out that they pay homage to questionable – and even shameful –…Read more “Behind Every Successful Man is a Woman” Really?
When I was a child, I was a pathological liar. At least, that’s what I’ve told myself my entire life. It’s true that I lied about a lot of things: I tried to deny it was me who forgot to flush the toilet, or said I’d brushed my teeth when I hadn’t, or claimed it…Read more Don’t Believe Me, I’m a Liar
Have you ever received a friend request from a stranger and, as your finger hovered over the ignore button, wondered, "What if?" A year ago today, I posted a meme on Facebook that went semi-viral. It was meant as a response to the growing trend of posts saying, "I'm testing to see who my real…Read more What happens when you accept friend requests from strangers? My social media experiment.
Wonder Woman has been killing it in the box office this year, earning over $600 million worldwide. The movie marks several milestones. Not only is it the first comic book hero movie to ever feature a female lead, but the lead is played by Gal Gadot, an Israeli immigrant who was a real life soldier for two…Read more I cried during Wonder Woman, but not when you’d expect