Some GUSA number crunching

As the above graph shows, it turns out there’s an incredibly strong correlation between how many members each GUSA ticket’s Facebook group has and how many first round votes they got. Not an incredibly surprising fact when you… Read More

What ever happened to “innocent until proven guilty”?

Look, I don’t want to be “that guy”, but how are we all forgetting what happened at Duke University last fall? I shouldn’t have to remind anyone about that case, but I will. Three innocent students were prematurely… Read More

Georgetown student arrested for hate crime

Metropolitan Police arrested Georgetown student Phillip Cooney Wednesday in connection with an anti-gay hate crime, according to police chief Kathy Lanier. According to the MSNBC article, on the September 9th a gang of men yelling homophobic insults attacked… Read More

Facebook announces new, sneaky ads

The internet got excited about Facebook‘s Open Platform this summer, which isn’t actually a big deal unless you like randomly-generated Harry Potter quotes or being spammed by Honesty Box. Still, everyone from nerds to journalism professors loved it…. Read More

My open letter to Facebook

To: From: Mike Stewart Subject: DisgraceBook To Whom It May Concern: I’m sure you have received many e-mails this morning. I’m also sure you were prepared for that—people naturally resist change, after all, and even during the… Read More