• Moriah Boone in Life

    The Effects Of Fat Shaming: Why Hatred Shouldn't Be Glorified

    The Effects Of Fat Shaming: Why Hatred Shouldn't Be Glorified

    Nicole Arbour, a 30-year-old Canadian woman, is in hot water as a result of a video she posted. In this video, she advocates fat-shaming. Her videos have been on and off YouTube in light of the recent controversy. To clarify, this is not an article solely dedicated to the video, but rather, a closer look at the […]
  • Moriah Boone in Culture

    How Our Friends Who Die Young Can Live On Through Our Generation

    How Our Friends Who Die Young Can Live On Through Our Generation

    Gen-Y is known for many things, including being entitled, lazy, easily distracted and in need of constant praise. The most prevalent among these stereotypes, however, is that we are obsessed with technology. Many of us feel lost and naked when our wireless connections fail or we leave our smartphones at home. Sure, there are many […]
  • Moriah Boone in Ladies

    The One Who Won't Go Away: How To Deal With Your Boyfriend's Female BFF

    The One Who Won't Go Away: How To Deal With Your Boyfriend's Female BFF

    Falling in love is scary. It's a crazy mixture of anxiety, fear, joy, excitement and confusion all rolled up into one tempting package. Love can be absolutely wonderful or terribly tragic, but what do you do when amidst all these factors, there's another person vying for your lover's attention? I'm talking about the best girl friend. You […]
  • Moriah Boone in Motivation

    An Orphan At 17: How I've Learned To Persevere Through Life's Toughest Times

    An Orphan At 17: How I've Learned To Persevere Through Life's Toughest Times

    Being on your own at an early age is nothing short of difficult. It's true that being an orphan is horrible, but it's even more horrible when you're an orphan when your parents are still technically alive and well. The official definition of an orphan is a child whose parents are deceased. I identify as […]
  • Moriah Boone in Culture

    Roommates: Can't Live With ‘Em, Can't Afford To Live Without ‘Em

    Roommates: Can't Live With ‘Em, Can't Afford To Live Without ‘Em

    Ah, roommates. The very word brings back so many vivid memories; it's hard to choose my top three. Maybe it's the time my roommate secretly moved her boyfriend of three months into our small, two-bedroom apartment — for free — and didn't think I would notice. Or, perhaps it's the time my roommate got upset […]
  • Moriah Boone in Culture

    Save The Drama: How The Real World Turned Out To Be Just Like High School

    Save The Drama: How The Real World Turned Out To Be Just Like High School

    Those of you who can remember daydreaming about what life would be like once you got out on your own have probably realized that nothing really changes – except, now, you're always broke. Often it seems as though high school never really ends. There are still the popular girls we love to hate, the jocks […]