Tag Archives: meme

We Only Part To Meet Again

It’s hard to believe that the semester is already at its end! My plans for next semester, assuming that the world doesn’t end before then, are pretty normal. I am planning on taking 18 hours with courses that satisfy my … Continue reading

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Really in Mine, Not Really in Yours

Professor Richard Dawkins, who is famous for his concept of the “meme”, attempted to explain “why the universe seems so strange.” His talk is featured in TED. The way he perceives our world seems to be closely related to some … Continue reading

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Check Your Candy… It’s a Trick

How many of us remember coming home after trick or treating every Halloween and checking all of our candy with our parents to make sure it was safe? I would imagine that most of us did this at least once or twice under … Continue reading

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The EQUAL Dilemma

Equality is good.  Since politicians usually insist on their efforts to strive for equality, I believe equality is a positive thing. However, in computer programming, the equal sign is actually always a source of confusion, especially for beginners. You may … Continue reading

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While it may not be obvious, posting on a message board is meme. In general when people think of memes, they would reference bachelor frog, tebowing, or planking. Those are social behaviors that have, at least temporarily, become ingrained in … Continue reading

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Put A Meme On It

Last year, my friends and I did something us dignified collegiate types often do–we held a spontaneous dance party. 

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You Only Live Once… Unless You’re A Cat.

A wise young man, once bound to a wheelchair in the halls of Degrassi High, once said “You only live once, that’s my motto. . . YOLO.” Drake’s new-age philosophy has inspired today’s youth into living life to the fullest. … Continue reading

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WRITING BLOG POSTS (Like a boss!)

The phrase “Like a Boss” appears numerous times in the Lonely Island’s song of the same title.  The song went viral after playing during Saturday Night Live as a digital short.  It’s actually parodying a Slim Thug song, also entitled … Continue reading

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#Memes

In an article called The Short and Illustrious History of Twitter #Hashtag, Liz Gannes explains that the hashtag was created on Twitter when Chris Messina tweeted the suggestion, “how do you feel about using # (pound) for groups.” Twitter now … Continue reading

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#EVERYTHING

Social media websites have taken the world by storm and are extremely influential in our generation. One aspect of a specific social website has migrated off of that site and is now being used on other social websites, in text messages, … Continue reading

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