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Jason DeRulo Talks Dirty to Me

I actually got to meet Jason DeRulo after the concert last week– we talked ethics for a hot sec.

Do you think your goal as an artist is to be the most profitable tour or to express yourself and bring the most joy to your fans? Continue reading Jason DeRulo Talks Dirty to Me

A World Without Love?

I can’t decide what’s more unsettling, the demand for snuggling or the actual occupation of a professional snuggler. After watching Vice’s short segment, The Japanese Love Industry, I realized how immediate all of the dystopian novels I read in AP Literature junior year of high school are. Sure, I disagree with Maslow’s hierarchy of needs to some extent, but maybe societies are evolving to a future where “self-esteem” is valued before “love and belonging”.  Or maybe the Millennials hierarchy of needs does not even include “love”. Continue reading A World Without Love?

Hookup or Happily Ever After?

She receives an all too familiar text Friday night reading, “Hey. What are you up to later?” She reads it and ignores it for thirty minutes to come off aloof to him, the guy she’s been hooking up with for four months. All of her weekend “non-dates” have had the elegance and charmlessness of a keg stand…but hey, at least she doesn’t have to deal with the emotional entanglement of a relationship being a twenty-six year old young professional in pursuit of becoming successful in a high paying career. Continue reading Hookup or Happily Ever After?

More Similar Than You May Think

Before taking the quiz I thought to myself, “I’d be willing to bet I’m less millennial than most of my peers.” I enjoy spending my time outdoors, talking to people face-to-face and am not as immersed in technology as many of my friends are. Much to my surprise, I scored a 93 on the quiz. The surprising results made me think about what defines our generation. In an attempt to discover the answer to this question I used a variety of technological tactics (how millennial of me). Continue reading More Similar Than You May Think

Blog 5- Generation We? Millennials?

The BC decided to go with an idea that has been on my mind.

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Courtesy of Time, Inc. Link.

What defines your generation?  Does it even make sense to discuss generations?  Or is it a category that obscures as much as it reveals? Continue reading Blog 5- Generation We? Millennials?