Sugar Dating: A Prettier Name for Prostitution?

How would you feel if you saw a college gal you know with a significantly older man? What if you knew he was literally her sugar daddy? Welcome to sugar dating. Add “sugar” to anything, and it sounds more appealing. “Sugar dating” certainly sounds nicer than transactional dating, escorting, or prostitution, but is it any … Continue reading

‘The Giver’: An Allegory of Obama’s America

Incredibly, the most persuasive campaign commercial Republicans have this fall is a full-length Hollywood movie. The Giver, a film adaptation of Lois Lowry’s 1993 dystopian children’s novel, plays as a devastating critique of the Obama Era. IMDb describes this as a sci-fi movie, but it’s rather eerily real and immediate. As the credits rolled, I … Continue reading