Culture

In Defense Of The Curious Class

Is it something that can only emerge from the primordial ooze of ignorant ego? Or do some people (not me) skip that phase entirely? Is it an evolution on a timeline, or a static state?

The only way to find out, the only way at all, is for those who are curious to speak. Even if we become the example of stupidity for others. Even if the experts out there turn us into fools. Perhaps especially so.

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I’m Offended! My Poor, Poor Feels!

Grow the hell up! If you want to respect a flag, go buy one and bathe with it if you have to. Go download the Anthem and put it on repeat while you sleep. But do stop demanding everyone else abide your personal standards.





Review: War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes was everything I was hoping for. This is a beautiful film that ends this chapter in the Apes story that makes all of the pain and suffering worth it while reminding us that none of us gets out of here whole.


Why the New Right and the Alt-Right are on the Rise

What the left needs to understand is that while Trump may have been a catalyst he is not the reason that these movements have grown and new groups have been formed. Essentially they created their own monster and now they have to live with it and the new conservative movement is likely, here to stay.