I’m back from my semi-annual midterms hibernation season! I thought it would be appropriate to kick off my awakening with a continuation of this series.
As you can see from the picture above, I’ve recoiled into my OCD in order to stem the freaked-out-ness of college-seniordom.
First of all, WTF?!
Despite all my studying of American politics, this uproar over the proposed Muslim community center is still shocking to me. I assume anybody reading this is already familiar with the situation.
I started drafting this post a week and a half ago, and every time I sit down to write it I get so overwhelmed and frustrated that I find myself deleting everything and giving up. Read more…
So, I always thought that Nintendo made up frisbee golf for the Wii Sports Resort game. Boy was I wrong. It’s real! And people play it! And they take it seriously!
What: “War” by Sebastian Junger
Why: I work at a movie theater. As a theater employee I get to meet all the writers, directors, actors, and other figures that come in to do Q&As on the movies. We’re currently showing Restrepo, a FANTASTIC Nat-Geo documentary about the “Deadliest Place on Earth,” the Korengal Valley in Afghanistan. Junger and a talented (and SUPER NICE) photographer/videographer named Tim Heatherington spent oodles of time with Battle Company in the valley. Read more…