Black Panther’s all-Black cast crushes racial divide

Kathleen Morris @kat_morris101 ‏ Black Panther has made a big impression, both here in the States and abroad. The numbers are staggering: it’s grossing nearly 1.2 billion worldwide, and recently became the most tweeted about movie to date. According to Rotten Tomatoes it has set and broken several records, such as Best-Reviewed Live-Action Superhero Movie, Highest-Grossing Solo Superhero Movie, Best Holiday Weekend Opening of All … Continue reading Black Panther’s all-Black cast crushes racial divide

Nutter: We just witnessed the best season in Springfield College men’s basketball history

Gage Nutter @GageNutter What makes a team great? Well, there is alot that goes into it. Chemistry, coaching, record, scoring, defense, and consistency, just to name a few factors. For me, personally, there is another attribute that goes into that equation. It’s something that can’t be described in words. It’s how the team makes you feel. When Springfield men’s basketball was the last team revealed … Continue reading Nutter: We just witnessed the best season in Springfield College men’s basketball history

Dominoes fall, America rises

Kathleen Morris Staff Writer Have you ever seen dominoes fall? In succession I mean. I’m talking about that trick where all the dominoes are lined up as neatly and precisely as humanly possible. Sometimes they’re put in some type of intricate design. I’d imagine it takes some time, setting up all those pieces. And then what happens? Someone nudges the first one. It falls, slowly, … Continue reading Dominoes fall, America rises

Texas massacre poses haunting question

Kathleen Morris Staff Writer They say that familiarity is comforting, but the recognizability of this weekend’s news reports was anything but. Why? Because, once again, it was about a mass shooting. This past Sunday morning in the small, close-knit town of Sutherland Springs, Texas, a gunman opened fire. Of the unsuspecting parishioners, 26 were killed. Their ages ranged from 18 months old to 77-years old, … Continue reading Texas massacre poses haunting question

Morris: A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar…

Kathleen Morris Contributor A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar… Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Of course, if one has access to social media, a television, or a newspaper, it’s almost a given that they’ve heard this line. Maybe it came as a mild shock, but then again maybe not. With the barrage of news stories … Continue reading Morris: A President, a Beauty Pageant Contestant, and a neo-Nazi Walk into a Bar…