Menu CATEGORIES

Connect with us

CATEGORIES Menu
All Articles

Bwoglines: Is Nothing Sacred Anymore?

This Bwogger would like to start your day by asking if anything good in the world exists anymore.

Happening in the World: Britain’s Prince Harry acknowledged some tension with his brother Prince William saying “We are certainly on different paths at the moment, but I will always be there for him, and as I know he will always be there for me.” While there have been tabloid rumors of a rift between the brothers, more often it involves the brothers’ wives, Megan, Duchess of Sussex, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge. CNN

Happening in the US: Florida officials have uncovered a poaching and trafficking ring accused of smuggling thousands of turtles. The traffickers would catch and sell the turtles to large-scale reptile dealers and illegal distributors, who would then ship most of them overseas on the black market. ABC

Happening in NYC: New York City’s plan to implement congestion pricing to generate much-needed cash for the Subway Capital plan has moved forward as the MTA has selected a vendor to install the tolling technology on several bridges and tunnels into Manhattan. NY Daily News

Happening on Campus: Today! The Harriman Institute and the Human Rights Advocates Program will host a talk by human rights advocate Maria Abrahamyan entitled “Stereotypes as Grounds for Discrimination: Women & the LGBT Community in Armenian Courts & Penitentiaries.” Find out more here.

In honor of the turtles, there will not be a Monday panda picture.  :(

Turtle via Wikimedia

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published.

 

1 Comment

  • florida native says:

    @florida native this makes me sad

  • Have Your Say

    Spookiest place on campus (and why)?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

    Recent Comments

    i think it'd be funny if the author dropped out (read more)
    Help! I Published A Bad Take On The Internet And Now Everyone Hates Me
    November 15, 2019
    this is the literal definition of chaotic evil (read more)
    Confession: I Destroyed The NYU Class Of 2023 GroupMe Chat
    November 15, 2019
    this article made my day--haven't laughed this hard in a long time (read more)
    Confession: I Destroyed The NYU Class Of 2023 GroupMe Chat
    November 15, 2019
    It was a non Columbia person. (read more)
    Unknown Individual Has Passed Away At 25 Claremont
    November 15, 2019

    Comment Policy

    The purpose of Bwog’s comment section is to facilitate honest and open discussion between members of the Columbia community. We encourage commenters to take advantage of—without abusing—the opportunity to engage in anonymous critical dialogue with other community members. A comment may be moderated if it contains:
    • A slur—defined as a pejorative derogatory phrase—based on ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, ability, or spiritual belief
    • Hate speech
    • Unauthorized use of a person’s identity
    • Personal information about an individual
    • Baseless personal attacks on specific individuals
    • Spam or self-promotion
    • Copyright infringement
    • Libel