Another Roadside Distraction

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“Look, America is no more a democracy than Russia is a Communist state. The governments of the U.S. and Russia are practically the same. There’s only a difference of degree. We both have the same basic form of government: economic totalitarianism. In other words, the settlement to all questions, the solutions to all issues are […]

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I’d Think To That: The Fat Jew

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The Internet is filled with think pieces from the left and think pieces from the right. Every week, I’ll be offering my unique perspective on the issues of our time. Spoiler alert: I’m correct. So the big news going around the net these days is that Josh Ostrovsky, AKA The Fat Jew, has racked up […]

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Drake vs. Meek Mill: A War of Words

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In mid-July, the rapper Meek Mill instigated a feud with collaborator Drake via Twitter. He claimed Drake used a ghostwriter on a track on his new record – perhaps the ultimate insult in the hip-hop world. One could see Meek Mill’s rage as street rap’s struggle with the commercial success of an artist like Drake, […]

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Guide on Difficult Conversations for Those Who Abhor Confrontation

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The awkwardness of initiating a potentially uncomfortable conversation can be really…well… uncomfortable. However, it’s important for you to put your tough pants on and have these conversations. In the past, I avoided having these talks, hoping that the situation would resolve itself. Everything was fine! Until it wasn’t. Avoiding these talks can let a situation fester […]

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Stand Up and Speak Out Like Taylor Swift

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If you’re up on social media at all, you have probably heard that Taylor Swift addressed an open letter to Apple execs to call them out on not paying artists, writers, and producers during the 3-month free trial Apple will be offering every user with their new service, Apple Music. Her letter was polite and […]

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Peeking Through Periscope

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I hate the term “social media expert.” I hate it with a passion. I hate it most of all when people refer to me as one. While I’ve advised people and organizations in use of that media scape, keeping up with social media trends beyond the staples of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram hasn’t interested me […]

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I’d Think To That: Anti-Vaccine Twitter

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The Internet is filled with think pieces from the left and think pieces from the right. Every week, I’ll be offering my unique perspective on the issues of our time. Spoiler alert: I’m correct. Legislators in California are currently trying to pass a mandatory vaccination law, perhaps to deal with the bubbling disease pit formerly […]

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Make More Money With These 6 Side Hustles

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Great news, you don’t have to go to SugarDaddy.com to supplement your income when you’re hopelessly broke. An alternative way to increase your monetary funds when your bank account is low on dough is by taking up side hustles. They’re a good way to gain an extra stream of income to help with bills and savings, […]

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I’d Think To That: Explaining My Old Tweets

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The Internet is filled with think pieces from the left and think pieces from the right. Every week, I’ll be offering my unique perspective on the issues of our time. Spoiler alert: I’m correct. As you have probably heard, Trevor Noah will be the new host of the Daily Show. As you’ve also probably heard, […]

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5 Essential Ways to Get Your Life Back On Track

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When we create our giant reach-for-the-stars, skyscraper goals, they excite us. We’re feverish with motivation and feel unstoppable. But then life happens. Work keeps us constantly busy, important life events take place, friends get married (bridesmaid duties are no joke!)… you’re just trying to figure out the churn of everyday life. The toll of trying to […]

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