Round 2: Inauguration 2013

Last inauguration around this time I was truly having an adventure in the freezing weather of DC with three of my girlfriends from undergrad. After President Obama won the first time we were all adamant about going to the inauguration but we didn’t know the process of requesting tickets from your congressperson until late in…

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Another Historical Night & Four More Years

So I know this is probably a late post, but better late than never: It’s really a privilege for me to know that for both presidential elections that I’ve been able to vote in, I’ve been able to put my vote towards making history. My very first time eligible to vote in a presidential election,…

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About me Challenge: Day 9

Best day of my life… Uh…er….um…of my entire life?? To mind comes the night of the 2008 election and the day after. The night of was overwhelming and emotional and although in retrospect I wish I had celebrated much more than I did, my psycho behind went back to my room to study cell/molecular biology.…

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The US hates diversity

In all forms, of both human and plant life. We want to be this great world leader…but of a MONOculture. After Obama got elected everyone wanted to say we were a post-racial country, I didn’t subscribe to that thought then, but after these midterm elections who the hell could? Not ONE black senate member, not…

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