Gun Control: Mental Health is Real

This article was originally published on www.theboldopinion.com on March 10, 2018. School shootings are becoming more and more common.  Lives are lost, tears are shed, and the media is left repeating the same phrases: that the event is a tragedy; it should have been avoided, thoughts and prayers, etc.  Many media outlets blame the NRA,… Continue Reading

The Portrayal of Suicide in Media Needs to Change

This article was originally published on www.theboldopinion.com on April 2, 2018. Warning: This article contains discussion of suicide spoilers for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and 13 Reasons Why.  If you or someone you love is experiencing suicidal ideations, please call the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273-8255. The 2010s should be a decade to remember.  Now more than… Continue Reading

Thoughts I had While Watching Brad’s Status

1.5 out of 5 stars (one of the worst movies I have seen this year) 1: Is Ben Stiller (the actor) okay? While I respect Stiller for attempting to move into more dramatic territory, I have to wonder if this film isn’t some kind of meditation on the direction his career.  He specializes in endearing losers, but… Continue Reading