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A Simple Case for the Implementation and Usage of Time Travel

“I really don’t think my life would be better with time travel,” said no one ever. Continue reading

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First Impressions: Daredevil: “Into the Ring” / “Cut Man”

Hey, look at this: my first TV show review. Netflix’s Daredevil just premiered over the weekend and I got the chance to watch the first couple of episodes. Continue reading

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Why I Liked “American Sniper”: Its Defiant Apoliticism

I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect when I walked into American Sniper, but I expected it to be controversial. I was a week late in seeing it, after the film took the box office by surprise and became the second-biggest R-rated movie of all time (behind 2004’s The Passion of the Christ). It seemed everyone I knew had seen it and had an opinion on it. “American Sniper is anti-Muslim and merely war propaganda” posts were mixing simultaneously with “American Sniper is pacifist and anti-war” posts. So the biggest surprise of Sniper was not its politics when I left the theater; it was its utter lack of politics. Continue reading