Category: Experience

Articles and short documentaries covering a wide range of topics.

EXPERIENCE: Patrick French, Photographer/Director/Producer

Continuing the “Experience” series, with episode 2, we sit down with Patrick French. Patrick is an aspiring photographer, director, and producer. We discuss his college and professional experience that he has obtained, thus far. The conversation also explores what Patrick’s philosophies are as it…

EXPERIENCE: Chris Benne, Drummer for HEROES

Introducing the first episode of EXPERIENCE…

The Danger in an Election Recount

Green Party candidate Jill Stein has requested that Wisconsin recount votes from this past presidential election. The request has been approved by the Wisconsin election board. The Clinton campaign has stated that they will join in on the recount in Wisconsin, as well as…

Has the Two Party System Done More Harm Than Good?

Despite the elections being over, the country still appears to be embroiled in political disputes concerning President-Elect Trump and how the system to elect the President of the United States needs revamping. In an earlier article, we analyzed the Electoral College System. This time,…

Is the Electoral College Still Relevant?

The dust has settled and the new President of the United States will be Republican candidate, Donald Trump. This result left many Americans, as well as people across the world, dumbfounded. Even some Trump supporters did not believe their candidate could really win the…

“EXPERIENCE” is Coming Soon!

The Motley Experience has been working with ATM Productions for the past few months to bring you a documentary-short series entitled, “Experience”.

The Secret Life of Toilet Paper

Toilet paper. We may take this good for granted, however it truly is a marker of civilization. Before the invention of toilet paper, a variety of other items were used throughout human history. Scooping sticks made from wood and precious metals, to sand and…

What Color is My Orange (Seriously)?!

Everything you know is a lie. Not really, but kind of. Let me explain. Many of the oranges we consume are actually green.

Economic Mood Swings

Volatility has returned to the markets in the past few weeks. This has led to mixed messages to the public as positive economic news is mingled with sudden drops in major indices. Most of the bad news seems to be generated from outside of…

Should the US Resume Oil Exports?

A fact that many people do not know is that the US has not exported crude oil since 1975, when Congress banned the act. The reason back then was that domestic reserves where becoming depleted due to the 1973 Arab embargo. But that was…