Education

Trump‘s HIV-HPV Blunder Reveals A Fundamental Health Care Problem

Bill Gates recently with Gates Foundation staffers about a meeting he had with President Donald Trump, in which Trump asked about the difference between human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and human papillomavirus (HPV). The audience laughed as the billionaire philanthropist said he told Trump “those are things that are rarely confused with each other.” Health Twitter erupted upon hearing the news, […]

Karthik Nemmani Wins The 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Karthik Nemmani, a 14-year-old from McKinney, Texas, correctly spelled the word “koinonia” on Thursday to win the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Maryland. In case you were wondering: Koinonia is defined as “intimate spiritual communion and participative sharing in a common religious commitment and spiritual community.” Nemmani’s face broke into a broad smile when Jacques A. Bailly, […]

Alabama Allows Armed Principals In Schools

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) has enacted a controversial program aimed at permitting select school administrators in her state to become deputized, so they can use lethal force in active shooter situations. The Alabama Sentry Program, which Ivey implemented via an on Thursday, permits select administrators in schools without police as resource officers to keep firearms on campus. “We must […]