Amateur book review: ‘Turtles All The Way Down’

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is really poorly presented in the media. You probably think of a neat freak, or of detectives on TV shows with some lovable quirk, or your friend who says "I'm so OCD about..." But none of that is the reality. OCD expresses itself with stifling compulsions for some people, but for others, it's [...]


Tyrion Lannister is definitely a Targaryen

When I first read this fan theory on the internet, I thought whoever came up with it must've been crazy. But that was before I read the books, my friend. And while there isn't much supporting evidence in the TV show, there definitely is in between George R.R. Martin's gore and food descriptions. I decided [...]

Witnessing redemption in 2017: The University of National Champions

An unspoken tension is wound like wire around everyone in the Daily Tar Heel office, and it only tightens with the ticking clock. I felt the same way last year. Because when your team is playing in the national championship, how can you do anything but tremble in the final five minutes? The nerves hijack [...]