Jan 5, 2012

Who Cares About The Caucus?

If you've been on the internet at some point since Tuesday night (and if you're reading this, then yes, I'm talking to you), then you've probably read one headline or another about the Iowa Caucus. But what happens when over 120,000 votes are tallied and a candidate leads by only eight votes? Should we even care about these caucuses at all?

Jun 9, 2011

Current Events that Actually Matter to College Students

The Middle East, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Recession, Depression, Stimulus, Democrats, Republicans, Congress- sometimes the big issues in today's world can make your head spin. There's so much going on and it's tough to keep up with all the details, but even though it's hectic, the big issues can have a big impact on your life, your career, and your future. Lucky for you, I've taken the top headlines and condensed them into easy-to-read tidbits with all the info you need to know. And trust me, this is the stuff you need to know.

Obama’s Peace Prize—For or Against?

When I heard this morning that Barack Obama had been awarded this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, I was pretty much speechless. I’m not entirely sure how to react to this announcement.

Duke It Out: Obama’s Healthcare Plan

The week the White House launched a website called Reality Check, obviously aimed at the younger "internet set" to voice its side of the story on Obama's healthcare reform and answer some of the questions that have arisen. This is one of those issues that I've heard about all. over. the place. But the sad truth is, I haven't been listening much, and either have a lot of other people...

The Annual Dogfight: Avoiding Political Slaughter at Thanksgiving

+ = The worst part of Thanksgiving is the dogs. Everyone has that one relative with a German shepherd, two...

Nov 26, 2008

Oct 6, 2008

Join Me in Rocking the Vote for the First Time

It’s been a while since a turned 18 and became legal, but I’m a little embarrassed to admit that I...

Sep 26, 2008

They Can Stuff Our Ballot Box….The Hottest Guys in Congress

Everywhere you go people are talking politics. Who ya gonna vote for? What is his stance on foreign policy? Will...

Sep 26, 2008

The World Is About To End! Happy Weekend!

Unless you live in a cave, you know that things haven’t been going well for the United States during the...

Sep 15, 2008

Making Cents from the Candidates’ Tax Plans

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I always scoffed at people when they complained about taxes. “Please,”...

Sep 7, 2008

John McCain Gets Barack Rolled

Even though we here at CC love a good political debate (because nothing says “I am awesome” like being able...

Aug 28, 2008

Applause + Crazy Glasses + Redonk = The Democratic Convention

Since my surgery last week (I’ll spare you the details, but it sucked. SUCKED), I haven’t been doing a lot...

Feb 26, 2008

Yikes: Man Stabbed For Supporting Obama

Right now, politics are more heated than I can certainly ever remember them being. Especially for the “liberal” and “open...