On Keeping Calm (And Carrying On)

No, it is not 2012 — though you may wish it were. I remember the strange Keep Calm and Carry On phase. Strange in that it was based off of an old British WWII propaganda poster encouraging citizens to keep to business as usual even during bombings. Strange also in its viral spread and infinite renditions, […]

The Morning After, an Ocean Away

Editor’s note: While most of us at The Shinbone Star are indeed ex-journalists, one or two in our midst may provide a glimpse of journalism’s future. When I left for my semester abroad in the Netherlands, I fully expected to return to a country boasting its first female president. Traveling only reinforced this belief. When I […]