So we’ve all heard all of the typical nonsense trying oh-so-desperately to link violent video game to actual real-life violence. It’s so laughably absurd it’s not worth getting into again (for earlier reference, see: Violent Video Games Linked to…Stupid.) Typically this… Read More ›
The recent WSJ/NBC poll seemed to have sent shock waves through the Republican caucus. But then they remembered that they don’t believe in things that don’t comport with their pre-established narratives. And also a tiny, overtly racist protest outside the White… Read More ›
Orson Scott Card just can’t help himself. You’d figure with the boycott of the motion picture based on his novel Ender’s Game (http://skipendersgame.com/ ), plus the open letter I posted, he’d have enough to deal with. But no, that’s not how this… Read More ›
I’m not going to lie. I love a good hip-hop beef. Like all top-shelf pop entertainment, it’s always really stupid – yet somehow thoroughly entertaining. As part of the price for success, Jay-Z seems to be involved in more of these than most. There are… Read More ›
Here’s the original article from Gawker. I really have nothing else to add that wouldn’t take away from the perfectness of this video. Just watch.
“I think things would have been different if George Zimmerman was black for this reason: He never would have been charged with a crime.” –Mark O’Mara, Zimmerman Defense Attorney– Like many other things about murder of Trayvon Martin, this one is hard… Read More ›