Jacob Vasquez

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Are Your Kids 'Addicted' to Mobile Games?

As a parent of vivacious boys aged 5 and 8 obsessed with breaking-up and creating blocks and hiding from the Enderman in the mobile version of Minecraft, I have conflicting feelings about my kids playing this game.<p>Minecraft has won many game awards including being nominated as the best family game …

Mobile Gaming

China Bans Japanese Anime, Manga Comics Including 'Death Note', 'Attack On Titan'

China's ministry of culture on Monday issued a list of 38 Japanese animations and comics that would no longer be allowed in the country, online or in …

Dreaming Of Starting A Small Business? Some Tips On How To Get Started

Whether you are a recent college graduate, a middle-aged person seeking a new career opportunity, or a recently retired senior looking for your next adventure, it’s a great time to start your own small business. This is thanks in large part to the recovery of the economy, the availability of …

Small Business

The Rugrat babies never existed? Was Garfield actually dying of starvation? These nine cartoon conspiracy theories that will change life as you know it.

1 <i>Scooby Doo</i> takes place during an economic depression.<p>2 Garfield is dying of starvation.<p>3 Every character in <i>Ed, Edd, and Eddy</i> is dead and living in …

Most Americans have no idea what Cinco de Mayo means

Drinko de Mayo, Cinco de Drinko, Cuatro de Cinco—not especially majestic nicknames for a holiday meant to memorialize a Mexican military victory over invading French forces. But despite a modern-day reputation for debauchery, Cinco de Mayo was originally a celebration of military valor and …

Mexico

Baltimore's dual identity explains unrest

<b>Why Baltimore?</b><p>That's the question being asked after the city erupted into riots and looting on Monday. Since Michael Brown was shot dead by a police officer last year in Ferguson, Missouri, dozens of incidents questioning the use of force by police have emerged in cities and towns across the US.<p>But …

Justice

Aquarium goldfish dumped into lake, multiply to 3,000 fish

They multiply like...fish! Apparently, a handful of goldfish dumped into a lake in Boulder, Colorado, just three years ago have reproduced and now …

Paris supermarket hostages sue TV channel for revealing hiding place

A group of terrified shoppers who took refuge in a supermarket cold store during a terrorist attack in Paris are suing a French television channel for revealing their hiding place.<p>The six people, who escaped to safety only after French special forces launched an assault on the Hyper Cacher store …

This simple comic strip concisely explains the complexities of white privilege

The concept of “white privilege” (brilliantly explained in Peggy McIntosh’s essay, "Unpacking The Invisible Backpack") can be a difficult one to …