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Afghanistan - The Graveyard of Empires

By: Connor Reardon

Time and time again, the Afghan people fought impossible odds and retained control over their country. Time and time again, formerly invincible armies crumbled when venturing into that hostile terrain and against the determined Afghan people. In 2001, America’s time came.

For twenty years, the United States, just emerging from the Cold War as the most powerful country in history, fought in Afghanistan.

Facebook Metaverse: News or Distraction

By: Jeff Rosborg

On October 28th, Mark Zuckerberg made the decision to change the name of Facebook Incorporations, to Meta Inc. While the social network platform Facebook will still retain its name, the idea of initiating the “metaverse,” and changing the name of the incorporation is due to Zuckerberg's belief that the name Facebook no longer fits what the metaverse has become throughout the years.