Category Archives: Media, Art, and Music

Rock concert

Did You Hear That?

I love live music. There’s no greater feeling for me than sharing a musical experience with a bunch of strangers. People of all different backgrounds connect through their love of music. I’ve been seeing live shows now for about 10 years. I’ve seen bands play…

guy reading

Do the Deed — Read!

It’s official. Summer is here. You’ve had time to let the relaxation and rejuvenation sink in, but you’ve also had make an important decision — whether or not to turn your brain off entirely. It seems funny and perhaps even genuinely appealing to reject the…

Lady Gaga

Googly-Eyed for Gaga

Hey it’s Emily! I’m sure many of you have already heard about the controversy surrounding Lady Gaga’s doll-eyed look in her music video Bad Romance. Her eye popping look was originally believed to be the result of risky circle lenses that are illegal in the…

Kesha

Tik Tok

If you haven’t already heard pop artist Ke$ha’s new song “Tik Tok”, it probably won’t be too long before you do. My guess is that if this song isn’t already number one, it’s bound to get there soon. I hear this song about 5 times…

Precious

Precious Self-Esteem

Last week, I went to see the movie “Precious” with two of my friends, primarily because one of my friends really wanted to see it after reading the book. My friends summary of the book sparked our interest, so we all decided to go see it…