My Facebook feed filled up pretty quick with white people lamenting the Ferguson situation. Except, it was not the kind of lamenting you would hope. It was white people expressing how they cannot understand how black people cannot get it through their heads how destroying their own community solves nothing. … Continue Reading Just Don’t Understand
With riots, there are many tragic issues at hand. Looting is not an expression of rage against an injustice. And if I came to find my store burned to the ground? I would be devastated. And this to, is not raging against an unjust system. Of course, looters and vandals … Continue Reading The Shift
A couple days ago the Daily Currant ran a news story about Sarah Palin and her plan for immigration, which involved cruise ships and shipping people who were in the country illegally across the ocean back to Mexico. It is, of course satirical. The most common responses were, “Oh, that is … Continue Reading Stacking the Shipdeck
So, I started watching Arrow. The thing that has annoyed me most in the show is that every time Laurel Lance goes off on Ollie for how selfish he is and how shallow he is and so on… you can hear the writers laughing. Like the amusing thing is how … Continue Reading You Fool!
I was thinking what it would be like if Geoff Johns had sole control of DC’s Publishing. I imagine the titles would look like this: Green Lantern (Starring Hal Jordan) Green Lantern/Superman Green Lantern/Batman Green Lantern/Wonder Woman Batman and Robin Starring Hal Jordan, featuring Batman and Robin Superman starring Hal … Continue Reading The Johns-ification of the DCU
So, I sunk my teeth into Gotham a week or so back. After a bit of a shaky start, the show seems to have found it’s footing. I am liking the show, but I figured for me first post on the topic, I would express my concerns. First, the show … Continue Reading Gotham: Don’t Think About the Future! (The Cons)