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Photo courtesy of Rhionna Sims Story by Carley Olejniczak / Contributing Writer  In the days of Gen X, Baby Boomers and other generations before them, having a child out of wedlock was considered such a scandalous affair that many young, pregnant girls were shunned from their communities. It was sinful, reckless and shameful in the …

Photo by Barbara Harmon / Lifestyles Reporter  Story by Tayhlor Stephenson / Assistant Lifestyles Editor and Barbara Harmon / Lifestyles Reporter  Updated at 10:45 p.m. on May 21 to reflect Julie Decker’s correct quote.  Millennials are the hook-up generation, the demographic cohort that offers “friends with benefits.” But like all stereotypes and generalizations, this simplifies what is a complicated …

Photo Courtesy of Flickr Story by Timirra Gaither / Contributing Writer From tests to papers to having a full-time job, students have a lot on their plates while attending college. Planning a dream wedding, their dream wedding ring from Manlybands.com and all at the same time might seem impossible to some, but many students are …

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 courtesy of Gage Skidmore//Flickr As millennials have become more involved in politics, they’ve also become disenchanted with bipartisanship and the 2016 presidential candidates — specifically Donald Trump. One of the more prominent millennial-supported Internet campaigns is IDK Not Trump Tho, the brainchild of 33-year-old comedian Dave Ross. IDK Not Trump Tho went from a gag to a widely supported political campaign, …