On Saturday May 21, 2011, a volcano in Iceland erupted. It is not a common experience for a volcano to blow its top. This was the first eruption in that particular volcano since 2004, yet this most recent eruption was its largest in 100 years. The name of the volcano is Grimsvotn near the city of Reykjavik. Luckily, a glacier was covering the volcano, and it was not close to any towns. No one was hurt due to the…Continue
Posted on May 23, 2011 at 9:30pm — 7 Comments
Vegetarianism is becoming more and more popular for teens and young adults, but a lot of people still do not completely understand what vegetarianism really is. I have been a vegetarian for over 3 years, and I still get questions on what vegetarianism is and why I chose this life style.
Vegetarianism, by definition, is…Continue
Posted on March 17, 2011 at 8:00pm — 6 Comments
The removal of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy was signed by the President on December 22, 2010, but why did it take so long to remove? Or should it have been removed? Controversies like these have been very popular in the news lately; they are all about gay rights.
I decided to talk about this topic because it can make everyone mad. Either mad that gays are getting rights or mad that they only have a few rights. The…Continue
Posted on January 4, 2011 at 6:30pm — 4 Comments
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