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‘Shit Girls Say’ Reveals Everything That’s Important In Our Society

February 6th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Featured, head2head, Media, Mitch Conrad, Rachel Peck, Video

'Shit Girls Say' Reveals Everything That's Important In Our Society

‘Shit Girls Say’ Reveals Everything That’s Important in Our Society By: Rachel Peck Rachel Peck The ‘Shit Girls Say’ videos–and the endless permutations thereof–have gone viral with a rapidity that makes the Paris Hilton sex tape seem like a limited release VHS. You have to assume that for a three minute clip to enjoy such […]

Bill O’Reilly, Stop.

July 26th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blogs, Logan Clark, Media, Politics, Religion

Bill O'Reilly, Stop.

By: Logan Clark Recently in a segment on his show, Bill O’Reilly attacked the NY Times and other media outlets for calling Anders Behring-Breivik a “Christian Extremist.” O’Reilly said that this is “impossible” as “No one believing in Jesus Christ commits mass murder.” (cough, the Crusades, 30 Years War, cough). He accuses the liberal media of playing up the Christian angle because they […]

Is the US justice system broken?

July 18th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Democracy, Featured, head2head, Jason Tan de Bibiana, Logan Clark, Media

Is the US justice system broken?

Casey Anthony and the strength of American justice By: Logan Clark THE BACKGROUND Casey Anthony, 25, was charged with murdering her two-and-a-half year-old daughter Caylee in October, 2008. Allegedly, mother Casey suffocated her daughter with duct tape, kept Caylee’s body in the trunk of her car, then eventually dumped the body in a wood near […]

Does a politician’s sex life matter?

June 20th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Andrew Katz, Democracy, Featured, head2head, Media, Politics, Rachel Peck, Technology

Does a politician's sex life matter?

Is Anthony Weiner’s recent resignation a sign that Americans are holding elected officials accountable for inappropriate behavior, or are we over-reacting to a private problem? Political Sex Scandals: Why They Don’t Matter By: Rachel Peck Rachel Peck Your sex life directly correlates to measures of productivity, competence, and future success. Oh wait… I’m all for sexy tabloid headlines […]

Bloguments is now on Twitter!

June 9th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blogs, Media

Bloguments is now on Twitter!

Follow us @bloguments – looking forward to the conversations! No Weiners allowed.

3 Months In

May 30th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blogs, General, Jake Heller, Media, Technology

Three months in and the future of bloguments By: Jake Heller Jake Heller Since bloguments launched three months ago, nearly two thousand of you have stopped by to learn, to laugh, or to share your thoughts on a whole host of topics. From Jason and Andrew’s inaugural debate on government-subsidized prescription drugs for refugees to […]

Is Gwyneth Paltrow the Worst?

April 19th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Featured, head2head, Media, Music

Is Gwyneth Paltrow the Worst?

In Defence of Gwyneth Paltrow By: Ellie Marshall   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1_B9FCZJMA   BACKGROUND: So Gwyneth won an Oscar for Shakespeare in Love, is married to Chris Martin of Coldplay, has two kids (Apple and Moses) and runs an insanely absurd online newsletter called Goop.com. Also, she just released a new cookbook entitled My Father’s Daughter, which […]

Read Tina Fey’s New Book…And My Blog

April 15th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blogs, Media, Rachel Peck

Read Tina Fey's New Book...And My Blog

By: Rachel Peck I know what you’re thinking: “I’m not sure this Rachel character knows she has a blog…” Actually, I do (thank you very much), I just feel the way that most 16-year-old girls feel about losing their virginity…I wanted the first entry to be special. (Too graphic? Sorry, it’s my first time.) I […]

Should we pay for journalism?

April 3rd, 2011  |  by  |  published in Business, Chris Feniak, Featured, Media, Steve Patrick Ercolani

Should we pay for journalism?

Writer’s “Block” and the New York Times’ Paywall, or Why You Should Pay for Your Journalism By: Steve Patrick Ercolani Photo by dkr82 (Flickr) *Blogging about the inefficacy of bloggers is kind of like protesting protesting, so I’ll have to ask you to humor me. On March 28th, Arthur Sulzberger Jr., the publisher of the […]

Attack Ads

March 21st, 2011  |  by  |  published in Democracy, Featured, head2head, Media, Politics

Attack Ads

Attack Ads and the demise of Canadian politics By: Theo Pui In recent news, the Liberal Party of Canada has just launched an attack campaign against Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his Conservative government. The 30 second ads hit the airwaves after the Conservatives launched a series of attack ads aimed at Liberal leader Michael […]

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