Archive for 2012

Ayn Rand's Objectivism vs. KONY 2012

Ayn Rand's Objectivism vs. KONY 2012
To preface, do I really need to explain what KONY 2012 is? We’ve seen it┬áconstantly┬áplastered on Facebook and on the news, or we’ve seen the video (or about as much of it as we can stomach. I for sure am not going to even link to that video. You’ll see why.) But, the other half... Read more »

"The Blueprint of Sin"

"The Blueprint of Sin"
Every now and then, a phrase pops up in our everyday lives that causes us to put everything aside and focus on the gravity of what was said. That being said, even fictional vehicles have the opportunity to set the mind reeling. This afternoon, on a well-deserved and so far well-spent day off from school,... Read more »

Lovesick/Anti-Love or "Cupid with a Needle"

Lovesick/Anti-Love or "Cupid with a Needle"
When one thinks of Love, they usually don’t picture Cupid as a junkie. They think of that silly little cherub reposing on a cloud and shooting his brilliant little arrows at unknowing mortals who are searching for some divine intervention to a very human problem: What to do with love? In the Broadway show Women... Read more »
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Whitney Houston, Singer, Dead at 48

Whitney Houston, Singer, Dead at 48
Whitney Houston, singer and performer, is dead at 48, of causes unknown. Whitney Houston has found her place with God now. She was a very misled and flawed human being, but her voice brought hope and joy to millions of fans. My prayers are with her family, and I know she’s next to God now,... Read more »

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A Hero for the Common Race

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A Hero for the Common Race
(I wrote this essay for a recent Scholarship application for my College, and since I didn’t get the Scholarship, I decided to let the essay live on, so all of you could read it! I decided to post it today to honor Dr. King’s memory, and show that despite all the terrible things that are... Read more »

Happy New Year from Steven, the Young Republican (and Patsy and Edina, of course!)

Happy New Year from Steven, the Young Republican (and Patsy and Edina, of course!)
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ONE AND ALL! I truly cherish each and every one of you, and wish you nothing but the best for this year. May all your wishes come true, and may you live to be the best self you can be. Only when you embrace your true self can you become the... Read more »
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