Category Archives: Current Events

Tragedy in Ohio

Warning – This post contains graphic images As someone who loves and fights for all wild animals, tigers in particular, I have to say something about what happened in Zanesville, Ohio this week. For those who don’t know, a very … Continue reading

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Occupy the Daily Show

“America cannot expect a bunch of disenfranchised park-dwellers to come up with a solution to its economic woes — they have a political ruling class to do that.” – John Stewart A few days ago, Jon Stewart devoted the first … Continue reading

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Occupy in the News

Mark Ruffalo (a charming man who I was already quite fond of but now love even more) wrote a great article for the Guardian (<- link) regarding his experience with Occupy Wall Street. He spent some time at the park, … Continue reading

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Occupy Today

“As one people, united, we acknowledge the reality: that the future of the human race requires the cooperation of its members; that our system must protect our rights, and upon corruption of that system, it is up to the individuals … Continue reading

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Deadliest Single Loss For US

So, I have seen different reports about the helicopter that was shot down yesterday – the number of victims and their exact affiliation vary from story to story. While the details are important, the most important thing to me is … Continue reading

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I Heart the Royal Wedding

Alright, it’s 4:30am, the moon has just risen, the pageantry has begun, and I’m awake! I still haven’t decided on who I’m going to stick with for coverage, so I’m flipping back and forth between MSNBC and TLC. (Side note, … Continue reading

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Why I’ll Be Watching the Royal Wedding

Despite my initial reluctance, I have decided I’m fully on board with the Royal Wedding-mania this week. I’ve heard a little backlash about this so far, so I just thought I’d elaborate on my reasons. I know many people have … Continue reading

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