10 High School Stereotypes That Exist for a Reason
Aug21

10 High School Stereotypes That Exist for a Reason

We’re not sure if it’s the back-to-school season or the fact that Mean Girls just celebrated its 10 year reunion (yeah, we’re old), but we’ve been feeling pretty dang nostalgic around here lately. That’s why we compiled a list of the 10 people we all met in high school. You should be able to easily remember each one of these people, and if you can’t … chances are that person was you. 1. The...

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Aug19

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Social media is a mysterious thing. Some days, it seems like a horrible place where everyone is nasty and trolls hang out all day perfecting their craft. Some days, however, something magical happens. People stop being trolls and start doing something crazy for a good cause. This time, it’s the #ALSIceBucketChallenge. In case you’ve been living under an air-conditioned, WiFi-free rock, here’s how it works: Last...

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10 Reasons why going back to school ain’t all that bad
Aug18

10 Reasons why going back to school ain’t all that bad

Remember that first day of school? The nerves, the excitement, the hope that this would be the year you’d finally be able to talk to your crush without freezing up like an ’80s Macintosh? Yeah, those were the days. Or not. Let’s be real — going back to school was mostly a giant, pimple-infested nightmare. But despite this truth, we were able to scrounge up a handful of reasons why it wasn’t that bad. 1....

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Ask Mike: Roller Coasters
Aug15

Ask Mike: Roller Coasters

Dear Mike, Kansas City has a couple of really awesome water parks and amusement parks, which makes summers here action-packed. Do you like roller coasters? – Schlitty in the city   Dear Schlitty, I’m sure it’s no surprise that someone as big and tough as me loves roller coasters. What’s not to love? The whiplash-inducing motion, the nausea, the screaming, the moment of sweaty fear before that first drop...

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10 Reasons Why Being an Adult is Better Than Being in College
Aug14

10 Reasons Why Being an Adult is Better Than Being in College

We’ve all been there, sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic at 7 a.m. One hand’s on the steering wheel, the other’s shoving fire-hot coffee down your throat just to keep you coherent. And in that moment we think to ourselves, “I hate being an adult. I wish I could go back to college. Those were the best years of my life.” And in many ways they were. There was pageantry and parties and independence and...

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