Category: Culture

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Weekend!

Last minute preparations

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Wednesday!

Benefits to the ubiquitous 3-chord song include: Mashups

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Whither Amazon HQ2?

Everyone thinks they can get Amazon’s new headquarters; is it already a done deal?

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Human Rights & God

Is “God” a necessary component to undergird universal human rights? And if so, what kind of God best serves the purpose and how compatible is the biblical God, and/or God of the various orthodox traditions with said purpose?

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America’s Cold War

Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Revisionism

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Sunday!

Jerry Pournelle (1933-2017)
Ave Atque Vale

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Saturday!

Oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gosh!

Lords of Waterdeep is available on Steam!

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Weekend!

Going to Qatar for the last time, for the last time.

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Do you even lift?

Asking whether or not one should exercise to lose weight isn’t the same as asking whether or not someone can. Dave puts a recent Vox article into its proper perspective and asks “do they even lift?”

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Movie Notes: “High Rise” (2016)

About a recent film adaptation of J.G. Ballard’s 1975 novel concerning a far-fetched dystopian future in which the rich and poor isolate themselves from one another by pervasive violence.

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The Defenders Is Thoroughly Ehh

Netflix’s and Marvel’s The Defenders is underwhelming, underpowered, and unimpressive. And yet, it might one day not be.

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Sunday!

On the whole YA fiction thing.

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Saturday!

On playing an Assassin in D&D.

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Weekend!

Holy cow. Is it Labor Day weekend already?

Indeed it is.

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Tuesday!

I have been thinking about Album Covers

Specifically, the best ones.