My Hero Academia: A Novel Depiction of Power

“My Hero Academia”, the anime adaptation of Kohei Horikoshi’s manga of the same title, presents us a world where abnormality is the standard, and the amazing is in surplus. Eighty percent of the world’s population is born with some type of mutation; a quirk. These quirks come in varying levels of usefulness, potential, and power,…

The Kavanaugh Hearing: Who to Believe

Photo from The Weekly Standard “I am here today not because I want to be: I am terrified.” This is how Dr. Christine Blasey Ford vulnerably opened up her testimony against Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Ford claims that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a house party when she was just 15 years old,…

Holidays of the Week: October 7th- October 13th

Time is always moving. People are always changing. But reasons to celebrate always come around. Let’s dive in to some reasons for you to celebrate in your upcoming week events. October 7th- Simon Cowell’s 58th Birthday Up first on our weekly events is celebrating the birth of the most smart aleck Englishman since Winston Churchill.…

The Case for a Different Kind of Gay Story

  Recently, there have been several movies centered around homosexuality and homosexual relationships that have been great successes. Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins, received critical praise for portraying the difficulties faced by an African-American gay man in a culture that rejects homosexuality. Similarly, Love, Simon was released to both commercial and critical success, as it…