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I have degrees in Philosophy (BA) and Theology (MA), specifically Christian Theology, yet if I was a religiously-minded person I’d ascribe to some form of Hinduism. 1,410 more words

Poetry

Modern sci-fi movies: "Elysium"

Does Neill Blomkamp’s sci-fi action-drama Elysium win over fans of District 9 despite the involvement of Matt Damon as the lead?

Elysium
(USA 2013, director: Neill Blomkamp) 349 more words

Movies

Modern sci-fi movies: "Ender's Game"

Are children the protectors of the world against alien forces and how far can military education go? That’s what Gavin Hood’s sci-fi movie Ender’s Game… 394 more words

Movies

Distracted drivers are sociopaths

I consider myself sort of a ‘quasi-libertarian.’ The fewer laws the better, as far as I‘m concerned.

There are some laws I agree with, though. Laws which protect children, the elderly, animals and private property should be applied and enforced, and I am in favor of any legislation that protects the public’s safety – which is why I fully support the citywide ban on distracted driving. 1,063 more words

Social Criticism

Is it Crowded in Here, or Are You Just Unhappy to See Me?

I know when I enter the ring what the fight looks like. But sometimes, I still go.

There are times, I go just to have my curiosity validated. 1,645 more words

Social Criticism