Category Current Events

A Teenage Viewpoint on Gay Marriage

The movement to legalize gay marriage is growing quite fervently, with nine states now having it legal in addition to the District of Columbia and eleven countries allowing it internationally. Many parts of the world, however, still have homosexual acts illegal and punishable by death, yet some places in the world have approved gay marriage […]

Suicide Awareness

Hey guys, it’s Alex, welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a blog that discusses topics that are worth discussing. Today is October 28th, 2010, and the topic that we’ll talk about today is Suicide Awareness. “When I was in seventh grade, a kid at another school killed himself. He had gotten a rifle for Christmas and […]

Earth Day Project Post #4: Significance

Welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a daily blog to discuss topics that can’t be answered easily, or are just some fun topics! Today is May 31st, 2010, Memorial Day, I’m Royce, and I’m here to conclude my Earth Day Project with the significance of wind power and wind turbines. Wind turbines are slowly making that […]

Earth Day Project Post #3: World’s Largest Turbine

Welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a daily blog to discuss topics that can’t be answered easily, or are just some fun topics! Today is May 30th, 2010, I’m Royce, and I’m here to continue my Earth Day project for my science class and bring to you information on the world’s largest wind turbine! Before we […]

Earth Day Project Post #2: The Turbines

Welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a daily blog to discuss topics that can’t be answered easily, or are just some fun topics! Today is May 23rd, 2010, I’m Royce, and I’m here to continue with my Earth Day project to raise awareness about wind turbines, and harnessing the power of wind. Some people don’t know […]

Earth Day Project Post #1

Welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a daily blog to discuss topics that can’t be answered easily, or are just some fun topics! Today is May 23rd, 2010, I’m Royce, and I’m here to talk about a new class project that I was assigned for my science class. Recently, our teacher decided to give us a […]

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Welcome to the Modern Typewriter, a daily blog to discuss topics that can’t be answered easily, or are just some fun topics! Today is July 16th, 2009, I’m Royce, and I’m here to talk about the new movie, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. “We’re die-hard Harry Potter fans. Once we discovered months and months […]