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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Spoiler Summary of New West End Play

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Spoiler Summary of New West End Play

Harry Potter is back in a big way! Several years after the seventh and final book in author J.K. Rowling’s beloved series, new material about the Wizarding World is being released in the form of a new play. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play which debuted […]

by November 26, 2016 7 comments Arts
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
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
These 7 Songs are Really About Drugs

These 7 Songs are Really About Drugs

Ah, love songs. It’s tempting to believe that almost any power ballad or jaunty pop song is obviously extolling the virtues of love, sweet love. However, the truth behind some of the world’s most popular love songs is that they aren’t about love at all. They’re about drugs. There She […]

by November 7, 2016 5 comments Arts
Willie Nelson Has His Own Brand of Weed

Willie Nelson Has His Own Brand of Weed

Willie Nelson’s brand of weed is now available everywhere that marijuana is legal. Nelson is an outlaw country singer who has long extolled the virtues of smoking dope. He has been stopped on tour buses and arrested for possession of marijuana on multiple occasions, so the coming of legal weed […]

by November 6, 2016 6 comments Arts, Food, Politics, Science, Trending
Dive Into a Pool of Sprinkles at the NYC Museum of Ice Cream

Dive Into a Pool of Sprinkles at the NYC Museum of Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! If you’ve ever enjoyed a double scoop of chocolate on a hot summer day – and let’s face it, if you’re human, you probably love ice cream – then you should take a trip to the Museum of Ice Cream. […]

by November 3, 2016 0 comments Arts, Food, Trending
Guinness Book of World Records Names World’s Oldest Drag Queen

Guinness Book of World Records Names World’s Oldest Drag Queen

The Guinness Book of World Records has named the World’s Oldest Drag Queen. Walter Darcelle XV Cole, who will turn 86 years-old on November 16, 2016, is the lucky Queen. Darcelle is a resident of Portland, Oregon, where she is a much-loved member of the community. Darcelle XV is also a […]

by October 14, 2016 6 comments Arts, Trending
Research Shows Employers Want Students With Skills Honed Through Liberal Arts Education

Research Shows Employers Want Students With Skills Honed Through Liberal Arts Education

Employers prefer to have employees who have liberal arts degrees. That was the conclusion of a Hart Research Associates study which surveyed 318 employers about their hiring preferences. Of the employers, over 90 percent said that “innovation” was a key aspect of their mission, which means they are searching for […]

by October 10, 2016 7 comments Arts, Science
The 6 Most Binge-Worthy Shows on Netflix

The 6 Most Binge-Worthy Shows on Netflix

The advent of streaming services has changed television for the better. Rather than waiting for your favorite show to come on, you can now watch your favorite programs whenever you want. When you have a day off and are looking for a show to become immersed in, Netflix offers amazing shows […]

by October 1, 2016 4 comments Arts