Why I hate Captain America

I have only seen Captain America: The First Avenger once, and beforehand my roommate had promised me this would be the single greatest superhero movie of our generation. I was greatly disappointed.In all fa...

Donald Trump: Media Manipulator

Two years ago the laughable ‘rumour’ of Donald Trump running for the Republican Party was a short-held conversation amongst most intellects. The very idea of taking this extravagant publicity stunt serio...

More Life: More than an album

When I saw that Drake finally dropped his More Life playlist, I instantly began clearing space on my phone to make room for it.You hear a lot of people say things like ‘I’m going to wait for the hype to d...

How the school system failed me

After being in some form of school system for the last 17 years, I’m finally leaving. In all honesty, there’s a small chance I may take my masters or go back to school in the next few years. So, in other wo...

What is a ‘sellout’ anyways?

I’ve had several conversations about what it means to be a sellout with different people. It doesn’t surprise me when people turn against those they once looked up to. These people can be recognized as famo...

The hipster paradox

For some reason the word hipster often brings up disdain when brought into a conversation – especially when that conversation is with a hipster.Don’t get me wrong, hearing the word hipster in a sentence...

Avril’s view on how to be healthy

Classes, work, having a social life and sleeping well all compromise our ability to sustain a healthy lifestyle. Should students gamble with their health for an education, or should the balance of these two be ...