Category Archives: Culture & Miscellany
If you ask me, there aren’t many good movies made these days, so when a brilliant director decides to take on an iconic novelist’s material, I get excited.
Serial tells the story of Hae Min Lee’s murder and the murky details surrounding the arrest and conviction of her ex-boyfriend Adnan Syed. It is a deeply engrossing example of the benefits of long-form journalism and podcasts as a medium.
The three week suspension levied against Bill Simmons by ESPN that had his fans and many journalism observers in an uproar, is over. How will the situation play out from here?
The Seinfeld Chronicles made its debut 25 years ago on July 5, 1989. Few things or people, let alone TV shows, have influenced my life as much as Seinfeld did, so I felt it was necessary to take a step back and dedicate a few words in the show’s honour.
Fewer things in this world give me greater pleasure than hearing intelligent people talk about their passions. The more artistic their endeavor, the more enjoyable the discussion, and realizing this made me question: Since this is the case, how did pretension become such a pejorative term?