Harvard-bound high-schooler shares poignant college admissions essay

A  high school senior who was earned herself a highly sought-after spot at Harvard University has now also earned viral fame after publicly sharing the heart-rending college admissions essay she wrote about the death of her mother.   In what began seemingly as a focused essay on grammar, , 18, detailed in her Common App essay why she hates […]

NYT adds editor's note on attribution to Emily Mortimer's Lolita essay

The New York Times has added an editor’s note to Emily Mortimer’s recent essay on Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita after the actress apparently plagiarized lines from an similar article from 2018. The British-American film star published an last week discussing the controversial 1955 novel and how it has managed to escape ‘cancel culture’ despite the current […]

'I eat 'no' for breakfast' Harris says after making Forbes' 50 Over 50

 told Morning Joe host Mika Brzezinski on Tuesday she ‘eats ‘no’ for breakfast’ and told women to ignore people who have said they are ‘too young’ or it’s ‘not their turn’. ‘I eat ‘no’ for breakfast,’ the vice president said when asked about ever thinking she would achieve such success in her MSNC interview’, which […]