Women Are Worth More

Today a majority of the ads that are on TV are sexist and portray men and women in their stereotypical roles. Women are constantly being placed in subjective ads that make them appear as if they were powerless and sex objects. Men, on the other hand, are made out to seem strong and tough. In … Continue reading Women Are Worth More

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Farewell to Baseball

The main reason for Lou Gehrig's "Farewell to Baseball" address was to announce his retirement from the New York Yankees due to his terminal illness. On June 19, 1939 Gehrig was diagnosed with ALS at the age of 35 and told that the illness was moving rapidly throughout his body. Less than a month later, on July 4, 1939, Gehrig … Continue reading Farewell to Baseball