In light of recent events, I wont be shutting this Blog down


A few months ago, I was close to done writing on ASpoonfulOfSuga. Since that time Donald J Trump has become President-Elect hate crimes are up 115% in my beloved NYC, and if current estimates are any indication there have been approximately 900 hate crimes committed since President Elect Trump won  the electoral college vote. If overt racism … Continue reading In light of recent events, I wont be shutting this Blog down

Satire, Charlie Hebdo and Queen Rania


It's understandable why countless people were offended by the Charlie Hebdo cartoon depicting Aylan as a future sex offender. However, as a student of satire I'm always suspect when it(satire) doesn't offend. Firstly, it is impossible to not offend someone just given the sheer number of people on earth connected through social media, which specializes … Continue reading Satire, Charlie Hebdo and Queen Rania