Legends of the Fall:  Derek Thomas

When you look back at Kansas City Chiefs history there are a lot of players that can be classified as legends. A storied franchise like the Chiefs have had players that have transcended the game of football, that have been more than just a player. When you talk about how you classify a legend, you…

I’m back!!!

After taking a small hiatus from posting, I’m back and will be posting on here much more often.  Now that my last semester of college is almost done, I have much more time to focus on getting more posts done.    My first post back will be about the events that happened yesterday with the…

My opinion on the Syria situatioin

For this assignment, I decided to try to wait till the last minute to do it.  My reasoning for this was to make sure no new information about the Syria situation presented itself.  Boy I am glad I did that. According to an article on CNN.com, Syria has “agreed” to surrender their chemical weapons supply…

The Hangover 3: Movie Review

             “The Hangover” could be one of the most popular movie franchises of all time.  On May 20th, 2013, the final installment in the epic trilogy was released in theaters.              “Hangover 3” was advertised as “the end” to the series that had brought so many laughs to moviegoers everywhere. …

Fast and Furious 6: Movie Review

  “The Fast and The Furious”, a movie franchise that most people know well.  After five different installments, the Fast and Furious movies have come out with another film, “Fast and Furious 6.”              With it’s anticipated debut on Memorial Day weekend, “Fast 6” had a lot to live up too by matching the action…

Bittersweet Feeling

As I drove to school today, I realized that this was the last time I would get that, “first day of school” feeling ever again.  I realized that my journey that I’ve worked so hard at achieving is almost over. While I was driving I was reminiscing on the times I’ve had, all the people…

Virtual300: Hard Work Pays Off

Coming into this semester of Online Journalism, I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I had never taken a class with Jill, but I’d heard lots of stories…mostly good ones.  After I read the syllabus for the first time, I will admit I was a little nervous about what was to come this semester. The first…

Evolution of Journalism

  The field of journalism is ever evolving.  Over the past few decades the way news is portrayed to an audience has changed in a lot of aspects. No longer are newspapers and television the only way to get news.  Online media along with the rise of mobile news have changed the landscape of the…

Snow Fall: Redux

First, I want to say that this was easily one of the best and most well written stories I’ve ever read.  When I first looked at it I realized the length and almost dreaded starting it.  But once I got started it just rolled along so quickly.              What blew me away about his piece…

Snow Fall: Blog Post #1

First, I want to say that this was easily one of the best and most well written stories I’ve ever read. When I first looked at it I realized the length and almost dreaded starting it. But once I got started it just rolled along so quickly. What blew me away about his piece was…