Articles by: Brianna Ahearn

Essential Tips for Your Last-Minute Memorial Day or Summer Party

Essential Tips for Your Last-Minute Memorial Day or Summer Party

Memorial Day is the traditional beginning to the summer for many Americans. People gather to watch fireworks, commemorate veterans, spend time with family, and barbecue. If you are planning a big bash for Memorial Day – or are looking to throw a graduation party, family reunion or other summer party […]

by December 5, 2016 6 comments Food, Trending
4 Things You Didn’t Know About Inspirations for Star Wars

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Inspirations for Star Wars

Many a Star Wars fan celebrates May 4 as a kind of informal holiday. Based on the iconic line, “may the force be with you,” the day recognizes just how popular the film series is, especially after its successful relaunch with 2015’s The Force Awakens. Even serious fans of the […]

by December 1, 2016 7 comments Arts, Trending
NBC’s Saturday Night Live is Changing the Way They Sell Ads

NBC’s Saturday Night Live is Changing the Way They Sell Ads

NBC’s Saturday Night Live is changing the way they present advertisements to their viewers. Not the fake advertisements they run for fake products like Colon Blow or Heroin A.M, but corporate-bought advertising for legitimate products and services. Lorne Michaels, creator and producer of Saturday Night Live, recently announced that the […]

by November 30, 2016 4 comments Trending
Prom-unism and the Weirdest Prom Themes of All Time

Prom-unism and the Weirdest Prom Themes of All Time

Prom and Homecoming Dances are two of the biggest events for high school students in America. Most people remember prom as a generic affair, as the most popular prom themes have remained “A Night to Remember,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “A Night in Paris,” and “Tropical Paradise.” But some students […]

by November 27, 2016 9 comments Arts, Trending
Inside Pittsburgh’s Asylum City for Exiled Writers

Inside Pittsburgh’s Asylum City for Exiled Writers

In the 1980s, Salman Rushdie was subject to a fatwa, or death sentence, because of his novel The Satanic Verses. He was forced into exile. Although Rushdie had wealth and fame, his time in hiding taxed his resources. When Rushdie emerged, he and other writers formed the International Parliament of […]

by November 23, 2016 6 comments Arts, Politics, World
Tesla Facing Competition, Government Regulations and Unions After Successful Model 3 Launch

Tesla Facing Competition, Government Regulations and Unions After Successful Model 3 Launch

Electric car pioneer Tesla is having an incredibly challenging – and lucrative – 2016. According to Tesla’s Vice President of Business Development Diarmuid O’Connell, the company has taken nearly 400,000 reservations for its Model 3. That impressive number was achieved without drivers being able to test-drive the vehicle and without […]

by November 18, 2016 8 comments Politics, Trending
5 Fitness Games to Play After Pokemon Go

5 Fitness Games to Play After Pokemon Go

It’s happening in every city in the world: people wandering way from their homes, walking great distances with their phones aimed in the air. What are they doing? Participating in a gaming phenomenon known as Pokémon Go. The newest Pokémon app is a virtual reality game that invites players to […]

by November 16, 2016 6 comments Arts, Trending, World
Disney Parks Peak Season Tips and Tricks: Gallery

Disney Parks Peak Season Tips and Tricks: Gallery

The summer is only halfway over and that means that America’s most popular amusement parks, Disneyland and Disney World, will be quite crowded until the kids go back to school. If you haven’t been to Disney Parks for a few years, then you might not be familiar with FastPass and […]

by November 14, 2016 7 comments Arts, Trending, World
6 Best Animated Shows You Can Stream Right Now

6 Best Animated Shows You Can Stream Right Now

Bob’s Burgers Bob’s Burgers is one of the most consistently funny shows on TV. The show follows the efforts of Bob and his family as they try to establish a successful burger joint. The show’s funny take on hamburgers even spawned a popular cookbook, The Bob’s Burgers Burger Book: Real […]

by November 11, 2016 6 comments Uncategorized