Author Archives: Jared

About Jared

I am a 24 year old Public Relations student at UVU.

Perfect: The Most Boring Thing You Can Be

Can we pinpoint the moment we collectively gave up on improvement and declared that perfection is not only within reach, but relies solely on the whim of our own feelings? We’ve always known, of course, that perfection in a factual sense is … Continue reading

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#MillionStudentMarch

The students are on the move, and they’re ANGRY! In case you missed it, let me fill you in. At over 100 college campuses country wide –including University of Utah — students have banded together to protest, joined under the hashtag … Continue reading

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YOUR Facebook Is Ruining MY America

The internet was supposed to be the great democratizer. It was supposed to be a place to find all sides of a story, where every voice is heard. Instead we’ve fallen into ideological bubbles of our own creation, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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Utah’s Best Failure

The Institute for Women’s Policy Research has recently released a report that applies a letter grade to each state based on their suitability to raise children there. Utah got an F, in fact only Indiana did worse. (I don’t know … Continue reading

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Honesty: Not Even Worth 22¢ Nowadays

In case you missed it, “Equal Pay Day” was on Tuesday and it brought with it the usual stories dramatizing the inequalities of pay between genders. Of particular interest was this little map:   Cute map. I’m sure glad they did … Continue reading

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Memoirs of an MDT Trophy Husband

This morning when I awoke, lying next to me was a German woman. As I write this she is across the room reciting counsel to a monarch of some sort. Last week it was a British florist. And next week … Continue reading

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Catcalling Is Not a Problem

It’s a symptom. In case you missed it, this video of a woman walking around NYC has been making the rounds recently, going viral on YouTube with over 36 million views. If you haven’t seen it, I’ll summarize: A normal … Continue reading

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