When I was younger, my mother and I would watch every episode of American Idol and we would pick someone from the audition round that we thought would go all the way. We were hardly ever right, but it was fun to play along. Now, watching all the debates, I can’t find myself playing the same… Read More Pledging My Support
We’re the generation of technology. We don’t read newspapers. We get our information from Facebook and Twitter. The Huffington Post has made it easier than ever to get our news without redirecting from our Facebook page. Now, they post videos with text that play as you scroll! Easy. And don’t tell me you didn’t watch… Read More Are We Choosing The Next President Based on Their Jimmy Fallon Skit?
Last week, I hosted a gathering for the Republican Presidential Debate. Sent out a group message—promising politics and beer—had only two attendees, but the party was thrown in true Generation “Y” fashion—with drinking games and Pizza Hut, streaming CNN. “Drink every time they say “Reagan!”” Which was a lot. It was a party comprised of… Read More The Best and Worst Quotes from the Republican Debate
As a proud Generation Y-er, I’m rooted in pop culture. I can name more Kardashians than presidents and everything I know about the White House, I learned from Sam Seaborn on the West Wing. So maybe it’s not a coincidence that I’ve decided to learn more about politics when a pseudo-celebrity threatens to ruin everything.… Read More What’s a ‘Politic’?