Get the Message? We Need More Video Online

Text really sucks sometimes. Serious things are accidentally interpreted as humorous. Sarcastic things get taken as real. Jokes become hurtful. And suddenly you’re defending yourself in an unnecessary argument, all because you got the “wrong” message. That’s because the words are only a sliver of that message. Body language and non-verbal cues accounts for anywhere […]

An Elephant’s Approach to Health Care (and no, it’s not doing nothing)

I am a self-identified Republican, but I am very dissatisfied with the Republican leadership in Congress. The “party of no” label that stigmatizes the Republican leadership often dissuades me from proclaiming my Elephant roots to some of my Obamamaniac friends. Being a Republican at Syracuse University is not exactly a prolific characteristic. As a 21 year […]