By Daniela Cardinale As an avid Tumblr and YouTube user myself, it is hard not to notice how social media sites focus on promoting certain images, or even an aesthetic, that the most popular users rely on to gain and increase their number of followers. Many have become convinced that they must follow… Continue reading Essena O’Neill: Voice of The Social Media Hoax
By Daniela Cardinale It’s finally fall, my favorite season of the year. This would be for two reasons reasons: apples and pumpkins. (Pie, I mean.) So what’s better than pumpkin pie? Pumpkin whoopie pie, of course. Fall is a time when everyone wants to make the most of their days off by going out and… Continue reading Brooklyn Bites: Pumpkin Whoopie Pie at Baked in Red Hook
By Daniela Cardinale Comics are hotter than ever, so why isn’t everyone watching Gotham? Gotham is a complicated, exciting adaptation of the well-traveled Batman story, dedicated to telling the story of Gotham City pre-Batman, detailing the machinations of the men and women trying to control it. Batman first appeared in the 27th edition of Detective… Continue reading Why You Should Be Watching Gotham
Michelle Darris If you’re anything like me, you understand that making breakfast every morning is not a viable option when you’re rushing to make it to class on time. However, your mom was right when she told you that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I’ve found that it’s almost impossible to… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Bagel World
By Bruno Merisier Have you ever had an issue with your doctor? Was he or she incompetent or negligent according to your needs? Some people do feel this way with their own healthcare provider. According to mHealth Competence Centre, nearly 50,000 to about 100,000 deaths occur in the US due to physician negligence. However, nowadays… Continue reading Should Machines Replace Doctors?
By Daniela Cardinale Who doesn’t enjoy a scoop or two of delicious ice cream? It’s not difficult to purchase a container of mass-produced, artificially flavored, brand name “ice cream” at your local food stores today. However, it’s not often that you will find a restaurant serving ice cream you would trek through heavy rain and… Continue reading Brooklyn Bites: Ice Cream at Fort Grace in Fort Greene
Need some new food to try over break? Here’s a recipe for Turkish Stuffed Eggplant! Ingredients: Serving 2 1 large eggplant 2 tomatoes 1 onion 4 cloves of garlic dill *more for garnish Pinch of smoked paprika Feta Salt/ pepper 1 Lemon Olive oil ¼ cup of water Heat oven to 350 degrees. Slice… Continue reading Cold Days, Hot Food: Turkish Stuffed Eggplant