Posts By Jennifer Cain

 
 
The College Debate: To Ivy or Not to Ivy?

The College Debate: To Ivy or Not to Ivy?

Jul 25, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Slate and The New Republic put up their dukes this week, hashing out the educational merits and social relevance of Ivy League schools. Prompted by a scathing indictment of Ivy League institutions (and their cohorts) in The New Republic — “Don’t Send Your Kid to the Ivy League” by William Deresiewicz — a debate has […]

Answers to All Your Questions About the Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Answers to All Your Questions About the Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Jul 18, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Just four months after Malaysia flight 370 disappeared in the Indian Ocean, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 crashed in Ukraine after being shot down leaving 283 passengers and 15 crew members dead on Thursday. GHASTLY .. 27 Australians among the 290 killed on MH Flight 17 .. SHOT DOWN by Russian seperatists in the Ukraine […]

How Two Teenage Girls’ Big-Game Hunting Kicked off a Huge Debate

How Two Teenage Girls’ Big-Game Hunting Kicked off a Huge Debate

Jul 11, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Photos of two blonde teenage big game hunters with their prey sent the internet into a firestorm. Here’s what happened next.

Helpful Answers to All Your Questions About Hurricane Arthur

Helpful Answers to All Your Questions About Hurricane Arthur

Jul 03, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Hurricane Arthur is pounding the East Coast this July 4th weekend. How strong is #Arthur? Where is it headed? Is it like other hurricanes? We have the answers.

A Who’s Who Guide to the Gnarly Iraq Conflict

A Who’s Who Guide to the Gnarly Iraq Conflict

Jun 20, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Want to know more about the Iraq conflict, ISIS, and what in the world got Iraq to this messed up place? Here are the 14 key players.

The Super-Helpful Guide to the Crisis in Iraq and Why It Matters

The Super-Helpful Guide to the Crisis in Iraq and Why It Matters

Jun 13, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

There’s a major crisis in Iraq right now. A terrorist group called ISIS is taking over cities there. This is your guide to the situation.

What the Offensive Acts of Justin Bieber, Jonah Hill, and Pharrell Williams Really Mean

What the Offensive Acts of Justin Bieber, Jonah Hill, and Pharrell Williams Really Mean

Jun 05, 2014 by Jennifer Cain

Celebs like Justin Bieber, Jonah Hill, and Pharrell have been behaving badly. Offensive or OK? Innocence, ignorance, or intolerance?