BY Erika W. Smith
on Oct 17, 2012
It’s that time of election year again: the time for presidential debates. The debates may have you screaming angrily at your TV screen, but they can also be hilarious, especially if you keep Twitter and Tumblr open while you watch. From Biden’s “Malarkey!” to Romney’s binders full of women, here are the top 10 memes from the past three presidential and vice presidential debates:
10. Badass Moderator Martha Raddatz
Martha Raddatz moderated the vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan, and she completely killed it. Read More
BY Kaitlin Cole
on Oct 17, 2012
Watching the debate last night, we couldn't help but notice a lot of similarities between the Presidential/Vice-Presidential debates and the always-entertaining Real Housewives of New Jersey reunions.
1. They get in each other's faces. Who would even want to watch a Real Housewives of New Jersey reunion in which they don't get in each other's faces?!
2. They call each other liars. Even Candy Crowley backed Obama up when Romney was spewing inaccuracies.
3. They ignore the moderator (whether it be Candy Crowley or Andy Cohen, they will not be silenced). Read More
BY Intern Stephanie
on Aug 23, 2012
Fifty Percent. 50%. Half.
I hope it’s not news that women comprise fifty percent of our country- and of course our world’s- population. This very simple fact, one should hope, would translate into the equal distribution of power. However, this is not the case and I find it ceaselessly perplexing. The government remains an elite and exclusive club inundated with (white) men. Read More