Articles by Armon Owlia
Nov. 10, 2017
Ready for gun control
At approximately 11:30 a.m. Nov. 5, 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas with a semi-automatic rifle. By the time the bloodshed concluded, Kelley was dead, but not without killing 26 people and injuring 20 others.
Nov. 3, 2017
JFK files: no big deal
More than fifty years after it happened, the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy continues to captivate the imagination. Movies, television episodes, books, theories, the list can go on and on with how much this singular event both shocked and captivated a nation.
Oct. 13, 2017
John Delaney is a viable candidate
Since the days of the 2016 presidential election and subsequent rise to power of President Donald Trump, a majority of Americans are looking forward to the next cycle that will culminate in Trump’s possible re-election Nov.r 3, 2020. Most likely, Trump will be re-nominated by the Republican Party, as no sitting president has lost re-nomination since Franklin Pierce in 1852. However, a majority of Americans do not want this. And, to be honest, why would they?
Oct. 6, 2017
Managing epic proportions
This year’s ongoing Atlantic hurricane season can be described by a vast number of categories: apocalyptic, destructive, terror-inducing for both those affected directly and those watching from a distance. However, one word has been constantly missed in the description of not only the Atlantic hurricane season but also the actions taken by the current government: mismanagement.
May. 19, 2017
Comey’s firing is criminal
Another day, another way to save face for President Donald Trump. That’s how you could summarize the firing of former FBI Director James Comey May 9.
Apr. 14, 2017
One year since his passing, Prince’s legacy lives on
Prince is widely considered one of the greatest musicians and artists of all time; not only a master of lyric and instrument, but also an activist of all causes including artists’ rights and world peace, silently donating millions and hosting benefits for numerous causes.
Apr. 7, 2017
Saying goodbye to “Sesame Street”
When President Donald Trump announced his 2018 budget March 16, the main point he was trying to make was that he was going to follow up on his campaign pledge on making America great again.
Apr. 7, 2017
WrestleMania 33 surprises with high quality matches
It has been called many things: The Show of Shows, The Ultimate Thrill Ride, The Greatest Show of Them All. But none of these names capture the full essence of the event commonly known as WrestleMania.
Mar. 10, 2017
My life with Asperger’s
I was told six years ago that I had Asperger’s syndrome. Up until that point, I subconsciously knew that I was different in some sort of way. Making friends, for me, wasn’t easy. I couldn’t relate to those around me on an emotional level and, frankly, I didn’t really feel the need to.
Feb. 17, 2017
Defending the neurodiverse
It’s amazing when you look high up in our government how much garbage you can find.