5 Ways to Hang Out with Your Friends on a Budget

The summer is almost over, and it’s time to plan last minute hang outs with your friends However, you may not have the cash to go out with your friends as much as you would like, especially if you are a high school or college student. Here are some ways that you can hang out […]

5 Seconds of Summer Album Review

  What started out as four Australian boys covering songs on YouTube, has now become one of the most sensational boy bands (although they are primarily a pop rock band) of 2014. 5 Seconds of Summer, also known as 5sos, rose to international fame after opening up for One Direction on their Take Me Home […]

Summer Fashion Trend Alert: The Kimono

It’s time to kiss your cardigans goodbye! There’s a new clothing item in stores and everyone seems to be sporting it. I’ve got the scoop on one of the hottest new fashion trends of this summer: the kimono. No, I’m not talking about the traditional garment that the Japanese wear; don’t get me wrong, I […]

Lifetime Axes ‘Drop Dead Diva’

Well, this is upsetting. The news broke yesterday that Lifetime’s summer hit, Drop Dead Diva, would not be returning for a fifth season. The legal comedy/drama, which starred Brooke Elliot and Margaret Cho, followed the life of a stick-thin model named Deb who is brought back to life in the body of a plus sized […]

Summer Slaughter is a Beast with an Identity Crisis

Summer Slaughter is the last place you’d want to realize you don’t exactly fit into the metal community. Though I consider myself to have a fairly hardcore taste in music, this happened to me. The tour features some of the heaviest metal bands in the world and caters largely to a demographic that doesn’t try […]

Ode to the Summer Staycation

Summer is the season of the vacation. The highways are undoubtedly littered with vehicles going to and fro between home and the pre-determined relaxation destination. The point of a vacation, in most cases, is to get away, but there is a trendy alternative to packing up the car and hitting the road that will save […]

The Plight of the College Student (Part Two)

For those of you who have read the majority of my articles, you might remember the very first one that I wrote for Candor News: “The Plight of the College Student.” That article focused largely on the problem that college students face of finding anything productive to do during the summer, regardless of how much […]

Paradox: Indoor AC Cooling is Causing Global Warming

There’s no question about it; this summer is hot.  And while I may sit here typing in an apartment, sweltering in thick air uncooled by any device, I know for a fact that my little window AC unit is going to be working hard to keep me nice cool tonight.  That, however, is the problem.  […]

Summer Heat Strikes

Summer temperatures have been hitting record highs this season with this past week containing many temperatures over 100 degrees across the country. People everywhere are doing everything they can to avoid this hot summer heat by staying inside as much as possible. But one father from Kentucky has been arrested in direct relation to this […]

The Official First Day of Summer

The beginning of summer has officially been announced thanks to the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, which heralds in the summer months each year—if only for the northern hemisphere. While the northern hemisphere experiences the longest day of the year, (when the sun stays out the longest), the southern hemisphere experiences the […]

The Plight of the College Student

With the month of July fast approaching, many schools across the states are setting their students free for summer break. For many students, this summer break seems to offer the promise of complete freedom (even if you are spending the entire summer at your house). However, with this year’s break already well under way, I […]