DJ Blog: Talking Trash with Ash, Trash of the Week Pt. 13

As a Centrist (neither supporting the Republican party nor the Democratic party), I must say that the State of the Union address on Tuesday had my blood boiling.

No, my blood’s hyper-temperature was not caused by anything said in the speech, but due to the ungodly number of ignorant people we have in our society.

All night, my newsfeed was cluttered with statuses such as “Barack Obama is the worst president in all of history”.


Even if Obama burned my house down right now, I still would never say he is the “worst president in all of history”. Does the “Trail of Tears” with Andrew Jackson ring a bell? Or perhaps “Watergate”? …

With every single elected official—no matter how loved they are at the time of election—in the blink of an eye, everyone is blaming them for problems that have been mulling for decades.

So, U.S. citizens, this goes out to you.  If you dislike political choices, that’s just fine; you have a right to your freedom of speech!  But please educate yourself before dishing uninformed hate.

With (tough) love,

About Ashley Kordik

(Assistant Program Director) Outspoken. Aggressive. Ambitious. Obsessed with film, fashion, foreign languages and funny people. I am a projection of all of the people I've ever met.

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