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Golden Oldies

Opinion

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Headlines gone awry or why are we focusing on the worst parts of our content?

If we want to be a more warm, fuzzy, inclusive, and maybe better species, we need to make a conscious effort to stop dividing ourselves. Let’s take control! Continue reading

Cloud v USB: Is the digital storage war over?

I hope the answer isn’t yes to the following question, but I am interested in your thoughts: Is it crazy to want to always have removable memory options or at least a port to take things from one device to another (for a cell phone, tablet, etc.)?

Why give one sex special treatment?

As you may have noticed, I am female.  I’ll wait here while you gasp in surprise. Please don’t get me wrong, I’m pretty sure I’m not a misogynist female, but I will tell you what I am: proud, inordinately stubborn, and occasionally intelligent. Why am I stating things that you’ll know in about 5.5 seconds if … Continue reading

A mysterious silence

Today, I noticed something odd.  A fluff piece, with no clear intention or point, that was created to show support.  Normally fluff pieces aren’t my style anyway, especially when they don’t deign to answer the 5 Ws of journalism (as a reminder, those are Who, What, Where, Why, and When), but this one really vexes … Continue reading