The Pixar Theory

The Pixar Theory

Originally posted on Jon Negroni:
Every Pixar movie is connected. I explain how, and possibly why. Several months ago, I watched a fun-filled video on that introduced the idea (at least to me) that all of the Pixar movies actually exist within the same universe. Since then, I’ve obsessed over this concept, working to…

The changing face of rape

Today, in my office, I over heard two men talking about how rape has changed. One of them made the comment that rape doesn’t happen the same way that it did fifty years ago, and now we have to be suspicious of rape allegations. I held my tongue, of course, and went back to what … Continue reading

23 Everyday Things That We Could All Be Doing Better

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
1. Saying something kind about people’s life decisions before making the knee-jerk snarky comment. When your friend tells you “[Insert-emotionally-unstable-friend-here] is getting married,” force yourself to say at least one nice thing, such as “It’s good that she’s found someone who makes her happy.” 2. Being at least a little…

Fraternity suspended for racist MLK party

I can’t process this much stupid in one sitting. Summary: A bunch of white kids (like the whitest white kids ever) from Arizona State’s chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon dressed up like this and posted pictures to Instagram. No one from the local chapter would speak to news reporters, but Patrick Cleason, TKE’s national organization direction,  did … Continue reading

2014 – Happy New Year

2013 was a tough year. I lost my Papa to cancer and my Papaw to a stroke. 2013 was also one of the best years of my life. I bought my first home with my boyfriend who I love more and more every single day. I got accepted into three honor societies. 2014 isn’t off … Continue reading