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The Sad Truth About Alcoholism

The Sad Truth About Alcoholism

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

April 24, 2019

People say that illness is something you are born with, like cancer, or something that goes away after a few days, like the flu. But to me, alcoholism is another form of ailment. No matter how hard some individuals try to stop, not everyone can. Addiction is one of the most talked about illnesses...

The Time That I Had A Dream Come True

The Time That I Had A Dream Come True

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

April 3, 2019

It was September 26th, 2011; I was a young twelve-year-old boy tuning into one of his favorite television shows, The Sing-Off, it was a singing competition where acappella groups competed to win a record deal. I tuned into the show this day, like I did every week. But season three was which was the se...

The Struggles Of A 21st Birthday

The Struggles Of A 21st Birthday

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

March 13, 2019

My birthday has always fallen over spring break while being in college and I'm very excited to be celebrating my big 21st in Mexico.

Music Became My Passion And I Never Gave Up On My Dream

Music Became My Passion And I Never Gave Up On My Dream

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

February 27, 2019

It is not every child's dream to become a musician, and it wasn't mine either until I tried singing one day and I haven't stopped since discovering my voice

How Becoming A Big Brother Changed My Life

How Becoming A Big Brother Changed My Life

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

February 13, 2019

Being a big brother has changed my life forever, and it made me the person that I am today.

Hate Needs to Come to an End, Spread Love, Not Hate

Hate Needs to Come to an End, Spread Love, Not Hate

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

January 30, 2019

It is 2019 and I think most people can agree when I say that hate needs to come an end, but it's sad to say, that is not always the case in today's world.

The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Is It Better Than The Original?

The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Is It Better Than The Original?

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

October 31, 2018

In honor of today being Halloween, I have decided to write about a new Netflix series that I binge watched over the weekend, The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, or as some of you may not recognize the name, a simpler way to put it is the new version of Sabrina The Teenage Witch. I had seen the trailer...

Is The Connors Really A Good Idea?

Is The Connors Really A Good Idea?

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

October 24, 2018

Roseanne was a television show starring Roseanne Barr that originally aired for ten seasons starting on October 18th, 1988 and ending its original run on May 20th, 1997. Twenty one years later, the show got picked up for a tenth season which premiered on March 27th, 2018 and ending its short run on May...

Is The Challenge Becoming Too Drama Based?

Is The Challenge Becoming Too Drama Based?

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

October 17, 2018

The Challenge is a MTV reality show that premiered on June 1st, 1998 that originally pitted cast members from The Real World and Road Rules to compete for a cash prize with the prize money varying for each season. Each season has a theme, for example the theme for this season is Final Reckoning where...

Coming Out Is Not Easy: This Is My Story

Coming Out Is Not Easy: This Is My Story

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

October 10, 2018

“I’m Gay”, those are the hardest words for anyone in the lgbtq community has to say when they are coming out to someone, I know from experience. In honor of national coming out day tomorrow, I have decided to share my coming out story.   From a very young age, I knew that I was gay. They ...

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