Strap yourselves in, we’re about to make the jump back into deep Star Wars territory. But it’s really, really, really interesting stuff to consider. If you’re a geek.Read more "Anakin’s Divine Origin"
Well, it’s what everyone is talking about, so what the Heck. Did we get bin Laden’s location as a direct or indirect result of torture? Would you support torture if you “knew” it would lead to bin Laden’s capture or demise? Is torture justifiable in certain circumstances, even if your own moral code supposedly goes […]Read more "On Pain of Torture"
Amazing Grace John Newton (1725-1807) Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now am found, Was blind, but now I see.Read more "Happy Easter"
Today was actually going to be a “surprise” blog, but surprise — I decided instead to deliver this. Either way, for me to turn and bite Futurama should be a little bit surprising at least to some. Except maybe Rob, whom I suspect is in the same camp. Enjoy it! Maybe it’s premature to start […]Read more "Futurama, You’re Making Me Nervous"
The Force, as explained in certain moments in the prequels, does not afford everyone the luxury of retaining their identity after death.Read more "Troubling Immortality"
It’s no secret that I love the movie The Dark Knight. I’ve loved it since I first saw it, and I’ve only grown to love it more. It’s been a couple of years since its release, but it resonates with me on a lot of levels still. If anything, I enjoy it even more now than I did then.Read more "The Devil and The Dark Knight"