Day: June 27, 2022

First Reactions to “Thor: Love and Thunder”

First Reactions to “Thor: Love and Thunder”

With the next Marvel movie “Thor: Love and Thunder” set to release on July 8th in theaters nationwide, movie critics have gotten a first watch of this film, which is already set to explode at the box office, at its Hollywood premiere last Thursday. This will be the fourth Thor-centered film that Marvel has created, following “Thor” in 2011, “Thor: The Dark World” in 2013, and “Thor: Ragnarok” in 2017. After the 5 year Covid hiatus that pushed back the release dates of many highly-anticipated films, fans are anxious to see if “Thor: Love and Thunder” is better than the latest film “Thor: Ragnarok,” which boasts a 93% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

BET Awards Recap

BET Awards Recap

On Sunday night, The 2022 BET Awards took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. Hosted by Oscar-nominated actress, Taraji P. Henson, ‘Culture’s Biggest Night’ was full of surprise appearances, emotional tributes, jaw-dropping outfits, and legendary performances.

Mastercard Launches a Music Album: Priceless

Mastercard Launches a Music Album: Priceless

Mastercard has dropped its first music album, titled Priceless. The album, which is already available on Spotify and YouTube, features 10 original songs by 10 different artists from all around the world. Each track is meant to incorporate the melody of Mastercard’s brand sound in a unique way.

Hockey: Colorado Avalanche Wins Stanley Cup

Hockey: Colorado Avalanche Wins Stanley Cup

The Colorado Avalanche won hockey’s Stanley Cup for the first time in 21 years last night, making this their third championship win since joining the NHL in 1979. Their competitors, the Tampa Bay lightning, have also only won three Stanley Cup titles, but were expected to win this title once again following their 2020 and 2021 successes. Tampa Bay’s team also includes some of the best in the NHL, including goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy and defenceman Victor Hedman. However, Colorado ruined the three year Stanley Cup streak for Tampa Bay, winning their fourth game last night 2-1 and sweeping the series. 

Top 5 Best Colleen Hoover Books

Top 5 Best Colleen Hoover Books

Having become a sensation through Tiktok, Colleen Hoover’s novels are truly something that everyone should read. Although some might say that there are better books than Colleen Hoover’s books, I believe that these novels are actually amazing reads, and they are great for people who are trying to get into reading. So, if you are looking for a Colleen Hoover book to start reading, here are her top 5 best (in no particular order).

President Biden Calls Overturning of Roe v. Wade a “Tragic Error”

President Biden Calls Overturning of Roe v. Wade a “Tragic Error”

President Joe Biden addressed the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade on Friday, condemning their ruling. The Supreme Court ruled to end constitutional protections for abortion rights, now opening the door for many states to impose strict restrictions and overall bans on abortions. It is the first time in at least 80 years that the court has overruled a fundamental constitution right, which Biden called “a realization of an extreme ideology and a tragic error”.

Pride March in New York Returns with Outrage over Supreme Court’s Ruling

Pride March in New York Returns with Outrage over Supreme Court’s Ruling

Thousands of paraders attended this year’s New York Pride March, just two days after the Supreme Court reversed Roe v. Wade. The pro-choice group Planned Parenthood lead the parade as a multitude of New Yorkers took to the streets last Sunday, not only to celebrate, but also to protest and bring awareness.

Covid Vaccine Administered in Children Under 5

Covid Vaccine Administered in Children Under 5

While the first doses of the Covid vaccine were widely administered in adults over a year ago in the spring of 2021, with children over 5 finally receiving vaccines in the fall and winter of last year as well, the time has come for the youngest of our population to finally be protected against the Covid virus that has plagued us for over two years now. Following the official FDA approval, children between the ages of 6 months and five years are now eligible to be vaccinated with either the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine, with three doses for Pfizer and two for Moderna. Children receiving Pfizer will be given three doses of 3 micrograms, compared to the two doses of 30 micrograms that adults get. 

Top 5 Best Deodorants

Top 5 Best Deodorants

The summer months mean sweat. Lots and lots of sweat. If you live in any southern states especially, just walking outside for 5 minutes will leave you feeling like a ball of sweat. Although you can’t really stop sweating outside, you can prevent yourself from smelling bad. How? It’s all about which deodorants you use.

Strength Training vs. HIIT – Which is Best for YOU?

Strength Training vs. HIIT – Which is Best for YOU?

When beginning a fitness routine, one of the most practical steps is deciphering the type of exercise that will maximize results for your body. While many will try to sell you their favorite exercise style, it is essential to honor your body and recognize that everyone’s experience will be slightly different.

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