I came across this article yesterday and by the end was laughing because its ridiculous suggestions are actually extremely sensible and super helpful.  A bonus is that most of them are related to food, arguably everyone’s favorite topic.  And if you’re eating food (and are 21 in the U.S.), you might want a drink, so […]

On September 11, 2012, the city of Barcelona experienced arguably its largest political rally in its history when an estimated 1.5 million people took to the streets to support the Catalonian independence movement on the Diada Nacional de Catalunya.  Fortunately, despite the magnitude of the event, the protest remained peaceful (as it has for the […]

It’s November 7 and the election is now over – Barack Obama has won the election and will return for his second term.  While the popular vote was close, the electoral vote was less so, as Obama took almost every swing state Romney needed to supplant him.  There are plenty of reasons the election ended […]

I would be remiss if I didn’t mention the presidential election today, and one of the most important debates throughout this election season has been the economy.  Thus, my post is going to be about economic impact, but it’s probably different than what you’re expecting.  This post will be about social entrepreneurship, and how it […]

After a long weekend during which I got far too little sleep, I thought it would be appropriate to write an “I Know, Dad” post on health.  See below.  An apple a day keeps the doctor away folks. 1) You need to sleep more. Everyone loves sleeping.  The problem is that getting enough of it […]

After a class last week in which we discussed digital storytelling, I was intrigued to find more examples of this unique type of journalism.  Following a Google search, I came across the following article on Mashable which you can find here.  The article was written by Layla Revis, an Ogilvy public relations representative, and is a composition of […]

I have tried to relate the topics of the “I Know, Dad” series to relevant experiences I have had recently, but I’m actually writing this one in conjunction with something Dad’s got going on.  A lawyer by trade, Dad starts a new trial today, so I’m going to take the opportunity to talk a little […]