(The Verge)-The NFL has been struck by off field tragedies in recent weeks. A few weeks ago, it was Kansas City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher killing his 22 yeard old girlfriend, before shooting himself in the head at Arrowhead Stadium, the home of the Chiefs. The story shocked many throughout the country, and it was […]
Author: Peter Garofolo
Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts
(The Verge)- Hurricane Sandy hit the Northeast hard. On October 29, Sandy made landfall over New Jersey, causing massive devastation up and down the eastern seaboard. Sandy has claimed 113 lives in the US, with that number still rising. Atlantic City, Long Beach Island, Seaside Heights, Sea Bright, Staten Island and Long Island were many areas […]
Amanda Todd is Still Being Bullied
(The Verge)- A big news story in recent days has been the talk about Amanda Todd. Amanda uploaded a video on September 7th to Youtube, the biggest online video website in the world. In the nearly 9 minute long video, Amanda never speaks, nor never shows her face fully. It is silent except for the writing […]
Yankees Quest for Title 28
(The Verge)- There is nothing like October. The air is getting cooler, the leaves are starting to fall and the feel of Halloween is right around the corner. October is also great if you are a baseball fan, and are ready for some playoff baseball after the long summer months. The 2012 season has come to […]
One Tweet Too Far
(The Verge)- The world was gearing up for an epic Sunday Night Football showdown between two AFC power house teams, the New England Patriots and the Baltimore Ravens. Baltimore fans were excited to get revenge on the team that knocked them out of the playoffs last year, which prevented them from going to the Super […]
Jets Need to Get Back to Ground and Pound
(The Verge)- The New York Jets came flying out of the gates to start the 2012 NFL season, shocking many by scoring 48 points on the heavily favored AFC East rival Buffalo Bills. A lot of people were stunned to see Sanchez throw for three touchdowns, while Tim Tebow struggled to run the ball in the […]
The Dreaded Final Exam Week
With summer in sight, students are dreading the last week of school with pressure-packed study guides and long nights of studying.
The Tragedy of the Tyler Clementi Case
The Case of Tyler Clementi has gripped the nation, and the controversy continues until this day.
For the Love of Hockey
With other sports gaining all the attention, why doesn’t the hockey team get nearly as much recognition? Does their club sport status have anything to do with it?