The Power of Censorship

Simmering just below the surface of all the drama in the news over WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s alleged crimes is a very interesting debate about censorship, freedom of the press, and what even counts as being “the press.” Frankly, Assange has done his beliefs and supporters a real disservice by being such an asshole. If he hadn’t allegedly done the things he allegedly did, then everyone would be talking about censorship instead of debating the meaning of consent. Read More The Power of Censorship

Classic Movies you should watch (or re-watch)

I just finished watching Tootsie, which I had never seen before, partially because I thought it might be boring.  I often avoid movies that I think will be boring, especially if they’re a little bit older.  I don’t know why, and it looks like I’m doing myself a disservice, because this movie is hilarious! I can’t remember the last time I laughed so much at a film. Read More Classic Movies you should watch (or re-watch)