Ricky Pacheco

The iPhone 7 Controversy

Fall is setting in, and along with typical school expenditures, students can anticipate unwavering pressure to buy Apple’s latest iPhone. Considered the most anticipated device of 2016, the new iPhone 7, paired with the most advanced technology of our generation, […]

Taking a look at free tuition and Brantford

Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced grants that will cover tuition costs for post-secondary students coming from middle to low income families. It had not dawned on me that I supported Premier Wynne until realizing this is the second article I’ve […]

Student life and drugs

Student lifestyle and drug use have almost become intertwined with each other. While some of us will never use more than half a children’s Tylenol, many of us will come in contact with some sort of illicit drug during our […]

Playing for the Cheque

With the Panthers facing off against the Broncos Super Bowl fifty and our own Toronto Raptors ranking second overall in the NBA’s eastern conference the visibility for professional sports couldn’t be any higher. Whether it’s watching Steph Curry hit an […]

Beer is on the list

As of mid-December, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced the beginning of beer sales in Ontario grocery stores. The CBC reports that she calls it “the biggest shakeup to alcohol sales since the end of prohibition.” While the launch of […]

The Biebs is at it again

Once again, Justin Bieber is the centerpiece of a journalism shit storm I call entertainment news media. According to TMZ, Bieber walked off stage in Oslo after a fan left a mess on stage. He thought it was on him […]

Life after the Blue Jays

We have been recently witnessing Canada’s presence increasing in popular Culture. The Toronto Blue Jays have recently been the center of attention in Canadian sports, and a proverbial hype-machine. Losing a gut wrenching game-six match to Kansas City has left […]

The excitement around Uber

As an avid goer of clubs and a connoisseur of cheap beer, I’m often found hard-pressed to catch a comfortable ride home. I can call a taxi or Uber, but I can only call one. The decision may be clear […]