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Story by Evan Brown // Contributing Writer | Photo courtesy of Joseph Gruber // Flickr Twenty-four-year-old Lance Capitano of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, is one of a growing number of millennial upstarts looking to strike gold from developing an innovative smartphone application. “Its called Squad Up,” says Capitano. “It’s an app that will bring hoopers (basketball players) together to play the game and meet people. …

Photos courtesy of US Congress & Mike Davidson//Hillary for America As election season continues, numbers seem to support Hillary Clinton’s status as the Democratic presidential nominee. A divide, however, has persisted between millennial Democrats and older generations, with polls and reports repeatedly suggesting Clinton is having a hard time winning over the younger group. So, despite Clinton’s power, why have so many millennial …

Donald Trump

Photo by Gage Skidmore / Flickr Last week, the hacker group Anonymous announced “total war” on Donald Trump’s campaign. The hacker group previously responsible for hacking into the Pentagon and the New York stock exchange, released a video detailing this new war. In this video, a representative of Anonymous announced, “we have been watching you …

Whether they’re reporting from a bunker underneath “Jackie’s Market” in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, or at a Donald Trump rally in New Hampshire, Travis Harmon and Jonathan Shockley are always ready to be in character. Harmon and Shockley, known by their alter egos Jackie Broyles (Harmon) and Dunlap (Shockley), have become bona fide “political pundits” with almost 25,000 YouTube subscribers since launching “Red State …

Story by Elisabeth Bradley // Contributing Writer Trump and Clinton have the advantage among Republican and Democratic voters in Tennessee, despite also having the two highest disapproval rates across the state, according to the MTSU Poll conducted from Jan. 15-20. “We asked two types of questions about the presidential race to get a sense of …