Fellow local Philly blogger Josh Kruger turned me onto this article originally posted on Philly.com: Budget crisis shutters libraries at 2 top schools. In short, because of yet again more budget cuts, two Philadelphia school’s need to close their frequently used libraries due to not having the funds to maintain a librarian. Now before you read on, you need to understand that if there is one group or generation I’ve always felt needed the most support, it’s our youth. They have the least amount of say in what happens to their futures and therefore I feel it is our goal as a society to ensure they have the most possibilities and opportunities that we can provide.
Now onto why I know Philly Libraries are closing because you don’t care. Continue reading
Thinking of going on some dates with a few different people? Better not let the rest of society find out! If you’re like me and are trying to navigate the waters of dating, you may have found that the idea of monogamous “dating” has become increasingly popular. And I’m not talking about dating where you’re bringing the significant other to your parent’s house for dinner every other weekend. I’m talking about when you’re getting back in the saddle, and want to get yourself out there and meet people. But you may come to find that this can be as stressful as an actual relationship itself. The days of “casual dating” seems to have evaporated even while popular dating sites like Match.com, or popular apps like Grindr become more frequently used to find potential partners. But fear not, there is a way to navigate the waters of everyday dating by following my Five Do’s and Don’ts of Dating.
Ana Matronic, most known for her hit last summer in 2012, Let’s Have a Kiki, hung out while we spoke about family, careers, and LGBT rights. Check out my interview with one of MY favorite idols and see why she is so dedicated to the gay community. Be sure to follow me on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter so see where I end up next! Who knows, I may be asking your questions to Philly’s next incoming star!