Author Archives: Shirin Ahmadpour

Halloween Hazmat Suit: Too Soon?

This Halloween, expect to see a troop of Ninja Turtles, zombies and superheroes. But, if you are stumped on finding a costume, for $79.99 you can sport this stylish ebola containment suit at Halloween parties and ward off the ebola … Continue reading

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Old Navy Gets Minus on Plus-Sized Figures

Is there a 50/50 split as to what society deems the proper body image? While there is a “You’re beautiful just the way you are” bandwagon, there is still the chorus who idolize the supermodel’s appearance. The price of beauty … Continue reading

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‘Daily Show’ Off Key With Band’s Fans

By Shirin Ahmadpour When is it appropriate to make fun of a public figure? One would think that any public figure is susceptible to jokes, criticism, attacks, satire, scandals or anything the public can think of so long as it’s … Continue reading

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‘Game Over’ for Swatters

There are funny pranks, stupid pranks, harmful pranks, and pranks taken just too far. Extreme video gamers brought attention to a prank called “swatting“. Swatting is the act of calling the police and reporting a criminal act taking place such as … Continue reading

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