11 Sep 2017

Unity in the Face of Devastation

Sixteen years have passed since the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. A generation of children have grown up during a time of uncertainty and have lived through so many changes. These attacks signaled the end of a relatively peaceful time in modern history. The world seemed to be on its way…

26 Aug 2017

National Women’s Equality Day: 15 Inspiring Quotes From Females On 19th Amendment Anniversary

The 19th Amendment passed on August 26th, 1920 granting women in the United State’s the right to vote. The anniversary is now known as National Women’s Equality Day. To celebrate, here are 15 quotes from badass women who made this day – and progress since – possible: 1- “How can we effect change in the world…

11 Aug 2017

Bus Seat ‘Hate-Crimed’ By Islamaphobes, Says “I’m Not Muslim, I’m A ‘Siht’.”

A ‘Siht’—pronounced ‘seat’—is person of the Siht faith.  A relatively obscure and little-known religion, its rise in popularity coincided with the Industrial Era.  Like many organized religions, Sihts acknowledge a single Creator, known in Sihtism as The Manufacturer.  A highly nomadic people, most Sihts travel in tribes called a ‘Bus’—or, collectively, ‘Buses’—with no traceable historic…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




31 Jan 2017

Five Ways to De-Stress from Politics

After a month in the new year, the country’s transformation in leadership is almost complete. Former President Obama has turned the keys over to President Trump (still cannot believe I am typing this statement) and cabinet nominations are ongoing. After the smoke clears and the dust settles, the House and Senate will look completely different from…

18 Jan 2017

Exit, Stage Class

2009 seems so long ago. I was plugging along through a monotonous job and returning to school to switch my life plan. The Detroit Red Wings and Pistons were regularly competing for championships. Twitter was entering year three of a meteoric rise to owning our social lives. Most importantly, Barack Obama defeated John McCain to…

08 Dec 2016

Judge Dismisses 66,000 Warrants Against Homeless Because “It’s the right thing to do”

Here’s some good news! Over the last five years, San Francisco’s Presiding Judge John Stewart and his colleagues have dismissed more than 66,000 arrest warrants for quality-of-life crimes, such as sleeping on the sidewalk. His logic? People living in poverty do not deserve to be put in jail just because they’re too poor to pay a…

27 Aug 2016

Whip ‘Em Out for GoTopless Day

If you think it’s unfair that men’s boobs can enjoy the sun and fresh air, but women’s can’t – then you are pro GoTopless Day. It’s an annual event held to support the right of women to let their fun bags out in public on gender-equality grounds. Because should it really be a law to cover…