Where Are All the Missing People?

Scrolling through my Netflix feed I am amazed at the number of true crime tv shows that have emerged over the past year; a newly found obsession of the public that needs to be fed. I realized that this fascination for true crime that I've had for several years now, is seeming to slowly creep … Continue reading Where Are All the Missing People?

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What the Blackout in Venezuela Brought to Light

Last month, beginning on March 7th and spanning until exactly a week later on March 14th, the entire country of Venezuela was in a nation-wide blackout. Since then, the country has experienced several smaller blackouts in specific areas and other spottiness in power. The cause of the week-long blackout was reported to be by a … Continue reading What the Blackout in Venezuela Brought to Light

Appreciate Those Who Can Handle Walking Around in the Dark

During the past two years, I've fallen down a lot of holes. Some, I didn't think I would ever be able to get out of, despite it being my own choice that I ended up there in the first place. Through a couple hundred YouTube videos, podcasts, tv shows, novels, movies, and one university course, … Continue reading Appreciate Those Who Can Handle Walking Around in the Dark

How the Mueller Report Became the Barr Report

In the weeks leading up to the release of the highly-anticipated Mueller Report, a comprehensive conclusion on the guilty or non-guilty nature of Donald Trump's role in the allegations of collusion with Russia during the 2016 presidential election, there were essentially two possible outcomes under two umbrellas of allegations. Robert Mueller, former FBI Director, could … Continue reading How the Mueller Report Became the Barr Report

Why Brazil is Desperate for Change and Searching in all the Wrong Places

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who is now being named the "Trump of the Tropics" promised the Brazilian people a drastic change if he were to be elected during his candidacy - a complete halt to the increased corruption of politicians and corporations in Brazil. Following "Operation Car Wash", a massive billion dollar money laundering scandal … Continue reading Why Brazil is Desperate for Change and Searching in all the Wrong Places

Why Conspiracy Theorists Don’t Want to be Right, but Sometimes Are

Ever since I've been interested in learning about conspiracy theories, I've realized that there's a clear image of conspiracy theorists in a lot people's minds - crazy, paranoid lunatics that believe unimaginably false claims like the earth is flat or that celebrities are lizard people. Let me just be the first to say, I get … Continue reading Why Conspiracy Theorists Don’t Want to be Right, but Sometimes Are