Aug 24, 2018
Weekend Reads: Penn Jillette, Your Brain on Music, Superhero Religious Beliefs, Hollywood Science & more
Also: Listening to silence, the downside of easy answers, the history of online awfulness, Facebook surveillance, Lovecraft’s bigotry, and women’s pockets.
Aug 20, 2018
Web Dev Links: Front-End Ethics, “Bullshit” Web Design, Building CSS Systems & more
Also: Google’s safe browsing technology, checking out CSS, hating open offices, and your poor time-tracking skills.
Aug 10, 2018
Weekend Reads: Rethinking Captain Picard, Graphic Novels for Kids, Alex Jones, Religious Illiteracy, and more
Also: The best TV episodes, Hannah Gadsby, Beach House, The Fantastic Four, pre-human civilizations, Facebook’s evil, and Bible apps.
Jul 28, 2018
’s Legacy, Tsutomu Nihei’s
, James Gunn’s Firing, Patriotism in Sports & more
Also: Life-changing video games, special effects movies, rebooting Buffy, and the upside of email.
Jul 20, 2018
Turns 30, Hannah Gadsby, Floppy Disk Albums, Luke Skywalker, the World Cup & more
Also: 2001, The Atomic Cafe, the Ultima video games, Akira’s influence, Ant-Man and the Wasp, The Dark Knight, comic book industry woes, Ingmar Bergman, and vintage computers.
Jul 6, 2018
Weekend Reads: RIP Richard Swift,
, Praising RSS, Reassessing the Sexual Revolution & more
Also: Enter the Dragon’s overrated-ness, alone in the universe, saving government websites, Google’s quandaries, Tim Berners-Lee, and the weirdness of zero.
Jun 29, 2018
, Youth Group Hijinks, Crappy Government Websites & more
Also: Babylon 5, Fight Club, the dark side of missions trips, domestic nuclear attacks, (mis)understanding the Bible, and the impact of world traveling.
Jun 8, 2018
& Toxic Fan Culture, the Search for Dark Matter, Understanding Flat Earthers,
Also: A kung fu movie legend, American and Japanese culture, a new music streaming service, the royal wedding, and alexithymia.
May 19, 2018
, Church Misogyny, Cultural Appropriation, Boards of Canada, YouTube Rituals
Also: The Avengers, The Tree of Life, Tor Lundvall, Hollywood sexism, soldiers and America, and Sam Harris’s tribalism.
Apr 28, 2018
Weekend Reads: Dream Pop,
, Massive Attack, Beyoncé, Fake Instagram Celebrities & more
Also: “The Expanse,” movie monster science, “The Crow“‘s dark legacy, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Blue Velvet,” and what’s wrong the internet.
Apr 14, 2018
Weekend Reads: DC’s
, Superhero Origins,
, White Male Anger & more
Also: Films and God, Facebook’s apologies, Gmail redesigns, the John 3:16 guy, Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Pixies, Tolkien, and a new favorite Twitter thread.
Mar 24, 2018
Weekend Reads: Larry Norman, Geek Nostalgia, Easter & Paganism, Rachael Denhollander, Facebook’s Woes & more
Also: Black Panther, the Silver Surfer, Chris Rock’s Netflix special, the web’s building blocks, back to blogging, and the benefits of social media sharing.
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