The Quinnipiac Chronicle

A crazy little thing called love

Matt Busekroos

November 6, 2012

What is love, anyway? As a journalism student, you’re taught not to begin a story with a question unless it can be answered immediately. I’m not typically a rule breaker, but when it comes to love, I think all bets are...

Green with TV envy

Matt Busekroos

October 18, 2012

Every once in awhile I will be watching television and I think to myself, “Man, I wish I could be just like them!” I don’t live a typically exciting life, so it’s sometimes fun to project myself on fictional characters....

Lights! Camera! Boredom!

Matt Busekroos

October 18, 2012

The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards came and went with little fanfare. The ceremony attracted an average viewership of 11.6 million viewers, which is down from last year’s show. It’s no surprise given the fact that it appeared...

Stand up for diversity

Matt Busekroos

October 18, 2012

Before I went to college, my views on diversity were completely surface level. I didn’t realize how much fell under the umbrella of the word “diversity” until I went to college. In high school, I was part of the Black...

Smartphone woes

Matt Busekroos

October 18, 2012

I should preface that I don’t have an Instagram nor do I own an iPhone or Android or anything “smart.” People have even expressed shock to me when they realize because they expect me to be on top of all social media....

Everything is better at The Big E

Matt Busekroos

October 3, 2012

September is a month I used to dread as a child. It signaled the return to school, rather, my own personal hell. I correlate September with picture day and sitting in hot classrooms feeling miserable that summer just ended. As...

Three stages of fast food

Matt Busekroos

September 11, 2012

Every day I find myself in a tailspin of heartache and indecisiveness. Do I grab the chicken tenders at the grill or make a salad? Choosing between an instant of crispy satisfaction and the long-term benefits of a healthy...

A walk down nostalgia lane

Matt Busekroos

September 4, 2012

It has only been one week into this semester and I already feel as though I have been here forever. My classwork is piling up, I am juggling responsibilities of two jobs and I am sick as a dog. Woof. But the last week or so...

Beach goers beware

Matt Busekroos

September 2, 2012

Sitting on the beach is one of my favorite pastimes during the humid and sticky summer months. It doesn’t get better than hearing the waves crash at my feet while reading the latest S&M novel to hit the mainstream (you know...