Weird Things You May Not Know About Halloween

Halloween originated around two thousand years ago, from the Celtic celebration taken place on Samhain (October 31 to November 1).  It marked the end of harvest season and new beginnings.  Black represented the “death” of summer, and orange symbolized the autumn harvest season, which is why orange and black are popular and traditional around Halloween. … Read More  Weird Things You May Not Know About Halloween

The Ghost of Kyiv: Myth and Misinformation in the Russia-Ukraine War

A few days into the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia, an official Ukrainian government Twitter account shared a video montage of a single plane shooting down several Russian fighter jets. The pilot was quickly given the nickname “The Ghost of Kyiv” and obtained the status of “flying ace”: someone who has shot down more… Read More The Ghost of Kyiv: Myth and Misinformation in the Russia-Ukraine War