You’ve Got Time

By Kerbi Rucker It seems like was just yesterday, we were in our senior year of high school applying for colleges. We had it all figured out. I don’t know about everyone else, but I knew exactly what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. No one could tell me that it…

Expanding the College Playoffs

By Arianna Marks Four. That is the number of college teams that makes the College Football Playoffs each year. There is a total of one hundred thirty teams in NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS.) In 2013, the NCAA started in new system to determine who is the nation’s best football team. The NCAA…

Georgia Basketball Electrifies Stegeman on Opening Day

By Andrew Frierson There was a whole new atmosphere surrounding Stegeman Coliseum on Friday night as both the men’s and women’s Georgia basketball teams played their first game of the 2018-2019 season. The student section was flooded with red and black along with the rest of the arena to watch the number fourteen ranked Georgia…

War Who?

By Sydney Gibbs After an extremely long four weeks, Georgia fans gathered into well-beloved Sanford Stadium for Saturday in Athens. It wasn’t just any Saturday either, it was the 123rd edition of the deep south oldest football rivalry between the Bulldogs and the Auburn Tigers. Does not matter how good or bad a team is, rivalry games…

An Open Letter to My Ex

By Tyler Norman I am confused. I am angry. I am conflicted. Why? Not really sure… It’s just hard to find somebody like, like him. I want someone to laugh, cry, and grow with – a friend. Now, I have friends but, I just don’t have him. I don’t have someone to call at any…

Am I African American or Black?

By C’Ayanam Nyomi Obiekwe Yes; the infamous question that many, and even myself, are tired of. I think that one thing that we can all agree on is that there is a plethora of backgrounds within the black community. Despite this, we share similar stories, which is why there is always a tweet that one can relate…

Voter Supression

By Cheryl Kwapong Current Georgia Secretary of State Brain Kemp is in a heated race against, Stacey Abrams, the first black woman to win a major party’s nomination for governor. The job, as the secretary of state amongst other things, includes overseeing the voter registration of their state. “I’d say there’s an obvious conflict of…

Being Pro Black and Dating Outside the Black Race: Is it Possible?

By Fajorah Poteau Can you be pro black and date other races? This question has been lingering within the black community for some time now, and even with the various ‘yes’ and ‘no’ opinions, we (the black community) cannot seem to be in sync with one decision. On one end of the spectrum, we have…

Netflix, No Chill

By Patrick Hamblett Netflix was one of the first available direct-to-consumer video streaming services developed and since their conception they have been quite the disturbance in the media industry. In 1997 Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph, two American entrepreneurs founded an online DVD rental service that has evolved the way people around the world consume…