Category Archives: media

Paddington (2014): A Bear Humanizing Immigration and Dehumanizing Taxidermy

I saw Paddington, and it was adorable.  All of the characters were a lot of fun and followed the classic characterization method of children’s books.  They each had their two or three major characteristics and follows through on them beautifully.  … Continue reading

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Comic Review: The Start of Superior Spider-Man and Implications of Body-Swaps

If you do not read Amazing or Superior Spider-Man comics, then you are likely unaware of Peter Parker’s death and his body’s continuation. Here is a quick summary!  Doctor Octopus (Doc Ock) was dying and he switched bodies with Parker. … Continue reading

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All Female X-Men

My dad recently sent me this article about the newest X-men series.  The restart of numbering for X-Men.  This team is the first all female x-men team or any Marvel team in an ongoing series.  There have been all female … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation for Health

This news article describes Miss District of Columbia from this year’s Miss America pageant’s decision to have a double mastectomy after she serves her year as Miss District of Columbia (the article was written before the pageant this past weekend). … Continue reading

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Breaking Dawn and Abortion

I recently saw the first half of the Breaking Dawn movies.  If you do not know the story, the important part for this post is that Bella, the female lead, gets pregnant with a half vampire fetus that grows extremely … Continue reading

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Difficulties within Feminism

There are a number of problems within the feminist movement.  The top two, put simply, are a lack of definitions and essentialism. We want equality for women.  Makes sense right?  Not once you actually start working for it.  First off, … Continue reading

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News/Opinion: Cyberstalking and Twitter

The internet is huge, but it is still growing and our laws have to keep up.  There are a lot of new circumstances that need to be explored legally, so that we can know where the legal limits are.  Not … Continue reading

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