La Primavera Invade/ The Spring Invades

La primavera emerge de la tierra y envuelve todas. Asalta las invenciones de los humanos y les cubre en la venganza de la naturaleza, hasta el invierno, cuando la humanidad triumfa en el muerto puntual. // The spring emerges from the earth and encompasses everything. It assaults the inventions of the humans and covers them … Sigue leyendo La Primavera Invade/ The Spring Invades

Literary Letter to the Onion By Diego

Dear The Onion I have never really liked to read. There have always been more fun things to do like play video games, go outside to play sports or hang out with friends. But I have always been interested in politics and the things that happen on a daily basis. Due to that I enjoy … Sigue leyendo Literary Letter to the Onion By Diego

Mirar

mirar por ti es mirarme es mirarnos

El Malhumorado y la Tragedia de la Gente (The Grinch and the Tragedy of the People)

"I know up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here on the bottom, we too should have rights." -Dr. Seuss, "Yertle the Turtle" Drawn by Lexi Palmberg This is a portrayal of Donald Trump as the Grinch following the immigration ban.

The Class, The Words, The Understanding by Samantha Marinelli

The Class, The Words, The Understanding By Samantha Marinelli This class has taught me so much.  I learned things about spanish, about life, and about myself.  As a class we saw the lines between reality and imagination, we made connections between friendship and love.  We learned who we are and how we learn the best. … Sigue leyendo The Class, The Words, The Understanding by Samantha Marinelli

La Clase, Las Palabras, La Comprensión por Samantha Marinelli

La Clase, Las Palabras, La Comprensión Por Samantha Marinelli Esta clase me enseñó mucho.  Aprendí cosas de español, de la vida, y de yo misma.  Como una clase vemos las líneas entre la realidad y la imaginación, e hicimos conexiones entre la amistad y el amor.  Aprendemos quiénes somos y cómo lo aprendemos mejor.  Dedico … Sigue leyendo La Clase, Las Palabras, La Comprensión por Samantha Marinelli

Satire and Saturday Night Live

Tom Hanks, Melissa McCarthy, Peyton Manning, Steve Martin, Miley Cyrus, Chris Rock and Alec Baldwin celebrate the anniversary. Last Sunday (Feb. 15th) was the 40th anniversary ofthe TV show Saturday Night Live. My word of the year is satire, and SNL has been the master of satire for the past forty years, longer than any show … Sigue leyendo Satire and Saturday Night Live

Satire Defined

From the ancient Greeks and Egyptians, to modern day, satire has been vital in the lives of comedians, politicians and authors, and society in general. Satire can be a noble art, to stop corruption and make society aware of the world's problems and issues. On the other hand, satire can be fun and entertaining. The professional … Sigue leyendo Satire Defined