On July 10th, 2012, Frank Ocean released one of the greatest R&B albums of the decade.
Channel Orange was one of my favorite albums of the past 4 years, and for good reason. Ocean explores his style across the entire album, showing off his vocal range while discussing emotional subject matter we can all find a way to connect to. This was the soundtrack to my freshman year summer, and whenever I come back to it I get lost in memories of a summer full of adventure, girl anxiety, and the beginnings of finding myself.
I’m not the only one who fell in love with Channel Orange. All over the internet are stories similar to mine: others praising Ocean for crafting such a heartfelt album. People loved what Ocean did, and wanted to hear more, so there’s no surprise that when rumors of a second album came about, the internet was in frenzy. …
Statistical analysis on the greatest pi day this century
If you haven’t heard through the news, social media, or your math teacher, today is the pi day of the century. At 9:26:53 (AM or PM, your preference), the world will rejoice with fruit-filled desserts as the date hits 3/14/15 9:26:53 (and 59 milliseconds if you’re quick enough). All over twitter, people from across the world have expressed their love for the infinite constant, and even the President showed his appreciation of the Greek letter:
All this celebration got me thinking about pi, and the more I read, the more I thought about a certain…