As many soccer fans know, the World Cup is one of the most prestigious tournaments in the entire world, garnering billions of faithful fans both in and out of the stadiums. However, to me and many other fans, it feels impossible to separate the World Cup from all of the controversy and scandals generated by it. So, here’s a debrief on every contentious aspect of the tournament.
Though the year of the Tiger may not compare well to recent years, it has had its fair share of tribulations. In light of these times of hardship, we must consider the simple, everyday, fleeting moments, too. Reflecting on these moments, we discover newfound appreciation for them, holding them close to our hearts.
Christmas is a holiday that needs no introduction. Whether you celebrate it or not, you’re probably familiar with this famous winter ritual. But where did this holiday come from and where do its traditions stem? The concept of Christmas came long before the birth of Jesus, and has changed long since Christianity was created.
During my sophomore year of high school, in the heat of the COVID-19 pandemic, I ventured out on an investigative search in the name of journalism. I went to Trader Joes, spent too much money, and then reviewed everything I bought in a Dig Article. You can read the old version here, but that was so 2021. Now, as a senior, I’m headed back to the old Joe’s for round 2.
Content warning: This article discusses gun violence and may be upsetting to some readers.
With the new gun laws put in place across the country making guns more accessible, public shootings have gone up significantly. With such a widespread problem, I wanted to understand how this affected people on a local level.