Muslim man saved fellow hostages during Paris crisis

Muslim man saved fellow hostages during Paris crisis

Petition against the Anti-LGBT Conversion Therapy

https://www.change.org/p/president-of-the-united-states-enact-leelah-s-law-to-ban-transgender-conversion-therapy

Every Frame of Painting examining The Imposter (2012)

Warning: This video contains spoilers for the movie.

Slavoj Zizek’s examination of Zero Dark Thirty

Negative Review: The Worst Game Ever, Chrono Cross!

Chrono Cross is a sequel to the fabled game Chrono Trigger. This game attempted a different approach from most sequels by changing the focus of the story and characters completely. Like all Squaresoft games of the PS1 era, the battle system attempts to be unique and original to stand out from the rest of the … Continue reading Negative Review: The Worst Game Ever, Chrono Cross!

Negative Review: Persona 4

First, I'd like to state that the Shin Megami Tensei series is my favorite RPG series and that I really enjoyed playing most of them. Persona 4 (for the PS2) was my introduction to the series. Persona 4 is a game I had heard remarkable things about before purchasing it. It had great trailers and I … Continue reading Negative Review: Persona 4

Jordanian Women Campaign Against Honor Killings

It is important to always remember that our countries only give us one side of the story for most of what happens in foreign countries. Usually, they're the worst stories so that we think less of them and better about ourselves. http://berkleycenter.georgetown.edu/letters/no-honor-in-crime-jordanian-women-change-the-conversation-about-honor-killings

The results of my Survey regarding Feminism and Gaming

Full disclosure, I made the survey for a college term project. These were my results. Overall, it was a pretty enlightening experience and I'm quite happy that I did it. There really is an overwhelming majority of gamers who hate GamerGate and support Feminism in gaming. Shocking, right? Notable Facts: Most of the survey participants … Continue reading The results of my Survey regarding Feminism and Gaming

You can’t sue telecommunication companies who spy on you

“Congress has manifested its unequivocal intention to create an immunity that will shield the telecommunications company defendants from liability in these actions,”

A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV

Warning: This topic contains immense spoilers for the video game, Shin Megami Tensei IV and other Shin Megami Tensei games. The main focus will be upon SMTIV but the topic may verge into comparisons with other SMT games. For the Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV Apocalypse: Part 1 and Part 2 Shin Megami … Continue reading A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV

A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne

Warning: This topic contains immense spoilers for the video game, Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne, and other Shin Megami Tensei games. The main focus will be upon SMT Nocturne but information may verge into comparisons with other SMT games.  Notable works: SMT Essay by Sam Hatting This work is a brilliant artistic analysis on the plot, story, … Continue reading A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne

It is okay for children to fail

Failure builds character and motivation

The shameful truth about U.S. military payments

It seems we only praise them when it is convenient and look away during their times of need. What do our tax dollars on a large military budget go to exactly? Our soldiers aren’t seeing the money. “Failures of Bureaucracy” is no excuse for this issue because it should never have been an issue in … Continue reading The shameful truth about U.S. military payments

Younger Americans have little issue with interracial marriage

Interestingly enough, this could be a significant factor regarding why "Black Lives Matter" has become a social movement through online campaigns around the United States. Younger Americans, especially the college educated, are far more accepting of interracial marriage than their parents generation. That may not seem important at first glance but it has significant effects … Continue reading Younger Americans have little issue with interracial marriage

A penny for our bad thoughts

You are not your bad thoughts http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/anxiety-files/200906/how-do-obsessive-compulsive-people-think

When you feel like a failure

I think this specific article really hits the core problem of most first world countries; the day-to-day chores, relationship issues, work stress, and many other priorities can really drain people and make them question their own value. You Are Not A Failure

Introducing Myself and the Purpose of My Blog!

I have begun my journey into the wondrous world of Internet blogging and multimedia sharing! Now to explain what I will be blogging about and why. Hopefully, you'll find my content interesting enough to follow me. I've been ambivalent about blogging for several years for a few reasons: 1.) I'm afraid that the content I … Continue reading Introducing Myself and the Purpose of My Blog!