Monthly Archives: August, 2012

A Case for Eugenics

I often think about what I would do if I weren’t concerned with “the daily grind”. I think about the languages I’d learn and the places to which I would travel. And as the amount of money that allowed my flights of fancy grows, I think about the things I would do for the world. …

Continue reading

Great White Buffalo

For those of you who don’t know, “Great White Buffalo” is a term which originated in the film Hot Tub Time Machine.  In said film, the phrase essentially means “the one who got away”. In reality the same phrase is a reference to White Buffalo Woman, a legend of the Lakota Sioux. But You can do your …

Continue reading

Why I Hate “The Newsroom”

In the weeks since The Newsroom premiered on HBO there have been a myriad of complaints from incontent bloggers and critics. I would like to take this opportunity to  add my voice to the cacophonous din of the hoi polloi denouncing this unanimously unpopular television program. I intend to focus on the multitudinous murmurs regarding the …

Continue reading