Ah, the Oscars — Hollywood’s annual self-congratulatory extravaganza. Although I love movies far too much to simply dismiss the Oscars, this year I’m more skeptical of the Academy’s motivations than ever. As always, this charade is all about money. The golden statue too often fails to be bestowed upon the year’s “best” achievements, but rather… Read More Oscar Mania: Is Hollywood “The Master” of its Own Domain?
Check out these links where you’ll find more words, like the ones you’re reading right now, that have spewed from my brain and onto the internet. One is a contribution to my favorite Philadelphia Eagles blogs, Bleeding Green Nation, in the form of a roundtable discussion predicting roster moves the Eagles may or may not… Read More Hot Links
LeBron James is just killing it. As the unauthorized biographer of LeBron’s ongoing meta-narrative, I feel compelled to write a few words about what he’s done the past six games, as well as what we can expect from him, as a result of this streak, over the next few years. Let’s start with the simple… Read More 100% Efficiency: The Future of LBJ?
Predicting how the Internet will shape our lives in twenty years is a fascinating exercise. With smart phones increasingly becoming an extension of one’s body and mind, I can’t help but wonder where we plan to collectively draw the line. The risk of misinterpreting the role of the internet in our lives as we move… Read More The Future Scientists of the Internet