Why You Should Be Watching Orange is the New Black

The cable television option appears to be losing steam these days when it comes to picking a network to showcase a new program. Netflix, the streaming and DVD rental site, has grown to extraordinary popularity. Popular enough, in fact, to begin creating its own original series. Undoubtedly, Netflix’s biggest success has come with a prison sentence. Orange is the New Black, created by Jenji Kohan (formerly of Showtime’s Weeds), allows

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Masters of Sex: Realistic Insight Into Human Sexuality

Within the scientific universe, absolutely nothing fascinates me more than human sexuality. I don’t mean this exploitative, dehumanizing sexuality that permeates our society like a disease; the sexuality that advertisers and media turn into product placement. I’m talking about the sexuality that happens between people: the most natural urge to give and receive pleasure. Unfortunately, these same media members that sell sex prefer to only sell it to men. The

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Game of Thrones: A Song of Abuse and Misogyny

*Spoiler Alert: The following article may contain spoilers from the HBO series “Game of Thrones”* If you are among the majority of the living, breathing universe, you’re more than likely well aware of the HBO phenomenon sweeping every social network feed: Game of Thrones. Ten months ago I had little knowledge of the fandom myself, but at the persistence of my boyfriend, I decided to give the show a shot.

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