So Pokemon X and Y came out last month, and while I was in countless battles I could help but look in the Pokedex. As it turns out, according to the Pokedex, Pokemon can be very strange and very deadly. Under real word perspective, that is comparing Pokemon and what they can do to things that we are familiar with, we can be pretty thankful that Pokemon don’t exist in our world.
As I watched ESPN 30 for 30 -The Guro of Go, featuring the emotional travesty featuring Hank Gathers, I couldn’t stop noticing his will to thrive, his determination, and his perseverance.
It is truly amazing how much meaning there is in just a few words. As said by George Gordon Byron, “A drop of ink may make a million think.”, meaning even a few words can spark the most interesting thoughts. For example, in the Declaration of Independence, “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.” are only a couple of words. Yet those couple of words have so much meaning, so much power, and therefore can cause so much thought. It’s one of the most famous lines from the famous American Documents. Continue reading
Why in the world do we have daylight savings? Well if you think about it, daylight saving is quite bizarre; in the spring clocks move forward in the spring, only to once again be moved back in the autumn. Originally this system was used to have more sunlight in the Summer, and by moving our clocks forward an hour, it would seem like the sun would set later letting us enjoy more of that nice summer sunshine. Once the winter comes, it is presumed that people no longer want to go outside anymore because of that cold vicious weather, which makes sense. However, as time moves forward, daylight savings becomes less important and many problems arise internationally.
In today’s 21st century, we are blessed with technology and the media. We can know what is going on in the world faster than ever before. However, there are those who argue how this time of technology can be good in our lives, or how this can be a negative. There are indeed valid arguments for both sides, so lets talk about them, as they do offer perspective in many different ways that might be useful to know. Lets see just how modern day media can effect our lives. Continue reading