Around the world, millions of people marched, in part to demonstrate against the Trump administration, but mostly, and more profoundly, to proclaim solidarity with one another. It was a remarkable moment.
Everybody seems to want to tell you that the world we live in is terrible and that things are getting worse. So why don't the numbers agree?
My fist viewing of the movie Fight Club was in high school in the basement of my best friend’s family home. By this point, the movie had already gained a hefty deal of notoriety and reverence from the teenage/college boy set. It was, after all, a movie about skinny guys beating the bejeezus out of … Continue reading Fight Club and the Age of Extremism
Mark Twain is a hero of mine. I don't use the word 'hero' often and usually not without sarcasm. But, I genuinely mean it, I believe Twain to be the consummate American novelist, the greatest celebrity of his time while being giddily contrarian and openly antagonist of religion. A true role model, you might say. … Continue reading F&@king Censorship