So You Want To Be A Geek?

The modern world was built for a nerd, by design. Technology means that science wins. Thanks to that nerd dollar radically changing the media marketplace, geek is sheik. “Prep” and…

Found On A Forum: Concerning The Connecticut Tragedy

Thread Title Why, in the wake of another tragedy, are so many people more concerned with protecting their gun rights than they are with protecting innocent lives? My response As…

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Female-Specific Body Armor More Important Than It Seems

The United States Army undertook a mission through the end of 2012 to develop female-specific body armor, and the design is ready to be deployed for final testing. If the…

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The Truth In Nostalgia

It was beginning to get a bit silly, being a vampire. He sunk into the old, wooden box and made himself comfortable. The velvet lining on the cushions inside had…

You Don’t Know What Cold Is

A long time ago, in a galaxy far away, where there was no internet, where a smart phone was something Agent 86 kept in his shoe, and where people updated…

We the People’s Whiny Secessionist Twits

Online petition sites have been popular since online petition sites were first created, because people like to think they’re doing something important without actually doing anything important. What started out…

Arctic Sea Ice Levels Lowest in Recorded History

Although the news lately has focused largely on which group of people will be telling which lies about which other group of people, what those lies are and whose to…

Colorado Theater Shooting Exposes Problems With Modern Media

At around 12:30 am, during the midnight showing of the final film in Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, a gunman at the Century Aurora 16 cinema in Aurora, Colorado opened fire…

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Why Media Matters Is Wrong About George Will Being Wrong

On a recent episode of ABC’s This Week, commentator George Will made a remark about the weather that immediately drew a lot of scrutiny. He stated that when the winter…

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There’s a lot to see and do on the internet. It’s a Wild West full of saloons and whorehouses, wide tracts of lawless land and tightly cramped mining towns where…

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The War Between TV and the Internet

Netflix Fires Its First Salvo With Lillyhammer Television is a dying medium. Internet connectivity is becoming ubiquitous and connection speeds are increasing. For over a decade, television has been fighting…

This Post Is Derivative (Like Hollywood Movies)

Increasingly, sequels seem to be popping up everywhere. People have been complaining about the number of remakes, reimaginings, reinventings, rehashings and straight-up sequels that Hollywood has produced, especially within the…

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Results You Won’t See At The 2010 Oscars (But Should)

On February 27th, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the Oscars. Like every year, there will be a good number of great movies, fabulous dresses worn…