The Curious Case of Joan Rivers

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  On September 4th, 2014, iconic comedian and TV personality Joan Rivers passed away due to complications following what seemed to be a routine visit to her Gastroenterologist. Up until now, a wave of speculation and mystery has surrounded her case with a trove of unanswered questions. What happened on that tragic day? What kind…

No Pain, No Gain? Introduction

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  Sports. We love playing and watching sports. We spend billions of dollars yearly to watch Lionel Messi weave through helpless futbol (soccer) defenses, to witness bone-crushing hits on the football field, and admire how Lebron James thrives at all aspects of basketball. We belong to a worldwide culture of sports mania. We watch in…

Don’t Do This Before Your MCAT

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    College was the best time of my life. I met the best of friends, had the best of times, and got a wonderful education. College is also a time where really smart people make incredibly stupid decisions. This is a story about some of the stupid decisions we made. Junior year of college…

Listening to Colors

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    During the introduction to the bass thumping track, “Time for Some Action” of N.E.R.D.’s third studio album “Seeing Sounds”,  front-man Pharrell Williams opened the track reminiscing about a psychedelic experience he had growing up. “You know when I was a kid growing up, we used to love playing outside, riding bikes, it was…