Opinions

Algorithm pandering lowers album quality

By Sylvan Perlmutter – 4 days ago

Before the widespread popularity of music streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal, music lovers would often torrent thousands of dollars worth of albums. Their justifications went as…

Open mind vital to bridging political divide

By Sawyer Bush – 4 days ago

One may argue that the greatest challenge to ever face American democracy is upon us. As Victor Hanson wrote in an article for the National Review, “America is no more…

Media coverage on mass shootings needs cutting back

By Thelonious Seeds – 4 days ago

[TW: This article contains discussion of suicide, gun violence and death.] In “The Sorrows of Young Werther,” a German novel published in 1774, protagonist Young Werther falls hopelessly in love…

Musk smoking pot reveals double standard

By Sylvan Perlmutter – 2 weeks ago

It was the most expensive puff of marijuana smoke in history. The day after billionaire Elon Musk took a drag from Joe Rogan’s spliff while appearing on his podcast in…