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5 Historical Movies You Need To Watch Tonight

Are you getting into a movie slump? Maybe you're just not down for another night of bro-comedies or superhero movies or Nicholas Sparks flicks about people embracing in the rain. Maybe you need to freshen up your movie night by going back in time. Perhaps it is time to try something new. Here are a five historical movies to watch tonight. (Psst--they're all available on … [Read More...]

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Take The Time To Thank Your Significant Other

When I first started dating my now boyfriend, I thought I didn't like him. Our second date was particularly troublesome. First, we had planned to go apple … [Read More...]

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Four Days at the 2014 Firefly Music Festival

I’m standing in line waiting to buy a sweatshirt on the last night of the 2014 Firefly Music Festival when all of a sudden I start having an asthma attack. The … [Read More...]

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rock out this fall with these upcoming albums

Rock Out This Fall With These Upcoming Albums

The year is only half over, and we have already had some amazing album releases from Iggy Azalea to Pharrell. If 2014 started out with a bang for great music, what does the rest of the year hold in store for us? Mark your calendars for the release of these upcoming albums! Ariana Grande – […]

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Remembering The Late Virgin Mobile FreeFest

Virgin Mobile FreeFest, one of the mid atlantic’s most popular music festivals, died Tuesday, it was five years old. Sponsored by Virgin Mobile,  the wireless communications brand founded by Richard Branson, Virgin Mobile FreeFest evolved out of the former Virgin Mobile Festival, a ticketed two-day festival in Baltimore, Maryland. Virgin Mobile FreeFest was born in […]

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Am I The Only 20 Something That Isn’t Engaged or Pregnant?

Maybe I missed the memo, but it sure seems like everyone over 21 is either married or pregnant. Literally, every time I scroll down my Instagram or Facebook Newsfeed there is another girl posing with a diamond ring or an exposed belly bump. Are we reverting back to the old days when getting married at […]

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Internships Are What You Make Them

Internships can lead us to extraordinary things, but only if we choose to see them as a tool for guiding us to the greatness that we are destined for. In college, it seems like everyone either has an internship, wants one, or is actively trying to get one. They are the things that our professors […]

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Starting The New 9 to 5: How to Get By Without Paying for Every Meal

When you start a new job, it’s inevitable that you will have to start making new friends.  As an adult, I sometimes think its harder to make friends than it used to be as a kid. When kids make friends it’s basically, “What is your favorite color?” And if your favorite color’s match, you are instantly […]

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We’re Only As Sick As Our Secrets. And I’m Not Sick Anymore.

This is not about weight. I could tell you all about the ways I lost 30 pounds, gained 20, lost 10, gained 40, lost 60, and on and on. I could tell you, but what would it matter? It was never about weight or about how I fit in my pants. If it were, there […]

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On Comprising On The ‘Dream Job’

I swore I would never work at another retail store after working at Barnes & Noble for three years. In October 2013, I obtained an internship at Family Circle Magazine and told myself I was done with the retail world. I would fulfill my dream of becoming a magazine writer and never look back. I […]

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Music You Can Jam Too: Let’s Talk About The New Jason Mraz Album

If you are looking for some new music that oozes with positivity, we found it. Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz has always been the kind of pop artist that consistently surprises you with each new album. His angelic voice continues belting out those melodies that we find ourselves humming throughout the day, but each album sounds completely […]

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10 Best Romantic Comedy Moments To Make You Feel Bad About Your Life

Hello, my name is Ali and I am a single twentysomething woman. This means I spend many Saturday nights swiping left on Tinder while drinking cheap Moscato wine and reading the New York Times Vows section. Sound like a cheesy romantic comedy? Well too bad. This is my life and I am not ashamed. Plus, […]

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5 Ridiculous Songs You Need to Hear Right Now

Youtube was made for moments like these.  If you need a good laugh, another reason to hate Shia Labeouf, an excuse to listen to country music, or just more Lance Bass in your life, these are the videos for you. Show your friends, show your coworkers, show your parents.  When your party gets dull, put […]

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Introducing KickFailure, It’s Like Regretsy for Kickstarter

Way back when I recommended some websites to waste time on. They’re all still great, and I fully recommending wasting even more time on them all. But let’s focus in on one of the featured sites–KickFailure. We’ve all had that idea at 3 a.m. that we think is going to make us a billionaire–phones shaped like cats, tomato-flavored […]

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Top 2012 and 2013 Firefly Music Festival Moments

Who is ready for glow sticks, port-o-pottys and music? That’s right folks, this weekend it is time for the 2014 Firefly Music Festival. Last year the Buster & Ellie crew gave you the low-down on the volunteer scene and this year we will be back, but in the premier camping lot. It’s less than 24 […]

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Spend Part of Your First Paycheck on Yourself

When it comes to your first paycheck, everyone will tell you to save it, but if you listen to them you won’t get to have any fun! The key is to save some of your paycheck so you are establishing a good habit, but spend part of it on yourself so you don’t feel like […]

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Live Lunch with Irish Blues Musician Hozier

There are two things I am making a point of doing more often, supporting local radio and discovering up-and-coming musicians. My local radio station is WTMD, near Baltimore, Maryland. It’s a station that plays up-and-coming music by acts from near and far. They put on a lot of free shows to give their listeners exposure to the […]

13 words of wisdom from the class of 2013

13 Words of Wisdom From The Class of 2013

More than 1.5 million students will graduate college this year, entering a world of uncertainty and excitement. To the class of 2014, you’ve probably been given tons of advice from much older people, but those of use who most recently graduated before you know that some of that advice may not be very helpful in […]

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