Madyson Fitzgerald

  • March 15, 2019By Madyson Fitzgerald

    The NFL off-season is arguably one of the most climactic and exciting periods of the sports world, with mind-blowing trades and plentiful contact extensions. When games aren’t on TV, free agents become our source of football entertainment. Former and current players are looking for both new teams and big dollar signs, and in only one … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-nfl-off-season-is-off-to-a-wild-start-only-a-month-after-the-super-bowl/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 7, 2018By Madyson Fitzgerald

    It’s scary to think that a race that once tried to get rid of another’s culture is now taking that culture as their own. All over social media, the insulting trend of “blackfishing” is taking its toll. The term was first coined after social media users were exposed as being black or taking on features … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/what-is-blackfishing-and-how-do-we-get-rid-of-it/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • November 14, 2018By Madyson Fitzgerald

    Hip-hop star turned activist Chance the Rapper announced plans to release a musical movie set in Chicago, beginning production soon. Chance The Rapper is a Chicago-native that grew up to become one the music industry’s biggest stars. After coming on to the scene with his mixtapes 10 Day in 2012 and Acid Rap only a year … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/chance-the-rapper-plans-to-release-a-new-movie-musical/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • October 16, 2018By Madyson Fitzgerald

    Charcoal may be the latest health trend, but what really is it? And more importantly, is it healthy? All year, charcoal has been jumping onto the shelves and making a huge impact on the world of health and beauty. Users are washing their faces with it, brushing their teeth with it, putting it on in … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/charcoal-may-be-the-latest-craze-but-is-it-healthy/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • October 5, 2018By Madyson Fitzgerald

    After close to a decade with Chris Evans as the ‘Star-Spangled Man With a Plan,’ he revealed his plans to give up the role after 10 films of patriotic power. Chris Evans first entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Captain America in 2011, where the hero was first seen in Captain America: The First Avenger. With … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/captain-america-chris-evans-is-hanging-up-his-shield/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • September 25, 2018By Madyson Fitzgerald

    Every year, on the last week of September, librarians, teachers, and students alike come together to celebrate Banned Book Week. Established in 1982, this week is dedicated to celebrating the freedom to read and the ability to appreciate what others think is “unacceptable” or “unorthodox.” Banned books are titles that parents have charged with being … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/its-banned-books-week-heres-10-books-you-wont-see-in-the-library-this-year/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read