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What I’ve Learned from a 3-month Subscription to Game Informer

I moved this past summer, and part of my desperate purge of belongings to create more space in my new, tiny apartment included a trip to Game Stop to sell some video games. Yes, it was a painful thing to do, but it made financial sense and it gave me the opportunity to take a […]


TriCare: U.S. Military’s Successful Socialist Healthcare Program

My father commissioned as a U.S. Army officer the same month I was born, so I am literally a cradle (possibly to grave?) recipient of socialized healthcare, education, job placement, housing and food. I’m shocked that many conservatives, with their demonization of socialism and their allegiance to the military, don’t seem to connect the two.