Nostalgia on Screen: Greta Gerwhig Reimagines Little Women

Louisa May Alcott’s novel Little Women, the fictional story of the March family and their four daughters, has long been viewed as a quintessential coming of age story, so much so that it has been adapted for the screen seven times since 1917 (PBS). Most recently, acclaimed filmmaker Greta Gerwig has reimagined Little Women as a breathtakingly emotional film. Gerwig’s Little Women is notable for … Continue reading Nostalgia on Screen: Greta Gerwhig Reimagines Little Women

The Latest on President Trump’s Impeachment Inquiry

The week of November 11th has been a whirlwind for those in and outside of the government, consisting of two influential testimonies in front of the House Intelligence Committee in regards to the Donald Trump impeachment inquiry. These testimonies include one from diplomat Bill Taylor on Wednesday and one from former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch on Friday. One of the newest revelations regarding … Continue reading The Latest on President Trump’s Impeachment Inquiry

Surprising Outcomes of the Kentucky and Virginia Elections

The elections occurred on Tuesday, November 5th for Virginia and Kentucky. Here are the most important take aways from both states: Andy Beshear, Attorney General of Kentucky and a member of the Democratic party won the race. While Republican Governor Matt Bevin originally refused to concede defeat, as of Thursday, November 15th, he accepted the loss. Beshear is to be sworn in on December 10th. … Continue reading Surprising Outcomes of the Kentucky and Virginia Elections

Brexit Continues

Brexit, Britain’s departure from the European Union, was first announced in 2016. It caused instant chaos with then Prime Minister David Cameron leaving office and the value of the Euro dropping dramatically. The public had voted to leave but the government had no clear plan of action. After numerous deadline extensions, Britain was meant to present a finalized Brexit deal to the EU by mid-October, … Continue reading Brexit Continues

The Ultimate Guide to Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Few dates on the calendar instill more terror or excitement in both shoppers and retailers than Black Friday. For those who choose to brave the crowds and chaos, here are a few tips for Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping: 1. Make a list of the items you want to buy, as well as the stores you want to buy from, in a priority-based order. … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Black Friday and Cyber Monday