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September 2009

BG Ding

The cool part about this screenshot isn’t the final kill to death ration in battlegrounds, it’s the fact that this is the the one that gave me enough xp to ding to level 80 AND I did so by capping two horde flags to help us overcome a huge point disparity in the last minute. […]

Personal Bias and Objectivity

When I first saw news articles and blogs that were comparing Serena Williams’ meltdown at the US Open with Kanye’s antics I was incensed. The two are not at all comparable, I thought, and I resolved to write about it. Let me preface this by saying that I am biased in favor of Serena Williams. […]

Gay Fish

Kanye West is a stupid piece of shit and should be banned from any functions where decent people gather. He is a fucking child.

Football

When I first started watching football as a kid Archie Manning was the quarterback for the New Orlean Saints. For those who don’t know, that is the father of current NFL quarterbacks Peyton and Eli Manning. The Baltimore Colts hadn’t yet moved to Idianapolis and the Cleveland Browns hadn’t moved to Baltimore yet and changed […]

Hitler AIDS Ad

This is an example of a useless Hitler analogy. First of all comparing people you don’t like to Hitler and groups with whom you disagree with Nazis is generally a terrible idea because, unless your opponent has actually slaughtered millions of people due to their race or religion, the comparison usually falls flat. Second of […]

She

She’s back, there is no escape, bleh!!!

The Integration Error

When I was about 10 years old I saw a show on TV where some psychologists were testing the hypothesis that phobias are learned and that it is only through experience that human beings acquire biases about the outside world. It had often been assumed that fear of heights was one such phenomenon and that […]

Politics in the Classroom

I recently witnessed an online debate sparked by one person’s concern over a high school teacher who said he was going to discuss the socialized health care issue with his students. Apparently the teacher was a proponent of the idea and the concern was whether it was permissible for a public school teacher to use […]

Ginger Snaps

Best movie in the the history of great movies. Rent it, download it, buy it, whatever you have to do. This is better than if John Belushi would have portrayed Othello if it had been directed by Spike Lee.