Archive for April, 2007

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Sportsmanship as a Morality

I’ve recently gotten back into some amount of geekdom; it all started with a trip to California, a place where males are singularly unapologetic about the stuff. My brother moved there about a year ago and it was not long before a young cousin of ours had him attending Comic-Con and weekly Magic: The Gathering […]

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Monday, April 23rd, 2007

Rape Humor on Ugly Betty

Everyone seems to love Ugly Betty. It is fun. It’s bright, bold, and shiny: so much so that many of the liberal themes—from immigration to homosexuality and transsexualism—are made palatable even to conservative audiences. There’s something to be said for that, it’s no mean feat, but Leftist issues are only marketable when they’re liberal issues, […]

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Friday, April 20th, 2007

Kill This Blog

I’m not a fan of blogs. The internet seemed to do well enough before them; in fact, the extent of their innovation seems to be limited to their name. The average person could hop onto the web in 1996 and make a “homepage” on Tripod or Lycos without knowing a single bit of HTML code. […]

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