News and Politics

Net Neutrality: A Hostage Situation

First, if you enjoy your internet freedom as in not paying to view per webpage, please do something and call your representative.¬†¬†Actually do it. Its not so bad and it's better than doing nothing. I'd like to talk about this. Net Neutrality, our healthcare system, even why marijuana is federally scheduled as worse than prescription… Continue reading Net Neutrality: A Hostage Situation

Educational

Life on Mars? The Astronomical search for Alien Life on Mars by Brother Robert Novak Ph.D

Is there life on Mars? No. Not that either. Honestly when I saw the flyer I got excited because I was hoping for alien life in general but then saw it was isolated to Mars and lowered my expectations to single cell organisms, which would still be pretty cool. Dr. Novak gave his audience a… Continue reading Life on Mars? The Astronomical search for Alien Life on Mars by Brother Robert Novak Ph.D

News and Politics

Anti Feminist Feminism and Equalism

One thing that has been weighing heavy on my mind is anti feminism between feminists. A divided movement is no movement at all, but what is the movement? Who is a part of it? What are the goals? Feminism is defined as the theory of political, economic, and social equality of the sexes. Equality. That's… Continue reading Anti Feminist Feminism and Equalism

Meta, Uncategorized

My Nihilist Impulse

After reading the chapter "the nihilist impulse" from Geert Lovink's book, I feel prepared to trek the terrain that defines the landscape of blogging. To Lovink's readers, this means quite a few things, from "user culture blended with a cultural critique of of contemporary web applications" (Lovink 1) According to Lovink, "blogs record our lives… Continue reading My Nihilist Impulse