Everyday In Class
I have the best ideas for text posts on here. Then by the time the day’s over and I get home, I’m too tired to actually type them out. So instead, here’s a list of some things that I could be elaborating on, that I’m not: People complain that you don’t learn anything in school. Have you ever looked at someone else’s homework for a class you haven’t taken?...
Easiest way to remember is to try and forget.
Memorial tonight in honor of David Goddard, 7:30...
I woke up this morning to a text from my friend Kris Noceda, the editor of Livermore Patch. 17 yr old died last night in a crash. probably local student. if u hear anything let me know. sad news. be safe this holiday weekend He was speeding down Murrieta at about 11, came to the T intersection at Portola where you’re forced to turn left or right, and he didn’t turn. Police said...
Shake My Head Automotive Edition
I’ve got one and a half personal statements to finish for our friends at the University of California, but I don’t feel up to starting quite yet. So I’m going to write a bit as a warm up. As the month is nearly over, December brings with it promises of Christmas cheer, wool weather, and- I’m relieved to say- my driver’s license and a car from my parents. Now before...
The Blacklist (Internet Censorship)
STOP THE LAW THAT WILL CENSOR THE INTERNET Well if that doesn’t get your attention I don’t know what will. Internet censorship has a nasty ring to it, especially for tumblr users. Here’s what it’s about. The Protect IP Act (PIPA) is a U.S. Senate bill introduced by Senator Patrick Leahy. Along with its counterpart in the House of Representatives, the Stop Online Piracy...
Obama Launches Crusade Against 'Swag' →
No, seriously. He does. God bless America.
The Effect of Zooey Deschanel on the Perceptions...
Thoughts Regarding This Senior Facebook Page
Thank God for Facebook. If we had to carry this debate out in real life, I’m almost positive that a few people would be bleeding by now. Okay, more than a few people. Misunderstandings tonight are the result of some seniors not expressing themselves effectively. Bad diction, not bad people. And it’s truly unfortunate that their reputations are now going to be viewed through that...
It’s an odd feeling, a sense of completion, almost. Even though I know that this “academic journey” is far from over, I can’t help but feel like this is the culmination of years of preparation. And I’ve seen and heard others agree with me, the ones who were set on that “4 Year Path.” I’ll do my best to avoid any traces of elitism, but in all honesty,...