Deleting Facebook in Political Protest is Counterproductive and Won’t Recover Your Data

Those of you who have read my blog at all will know that I’ve written about internet privacy a few times in the past. My conclusions are that a non-tech

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How the Internet is the Great Equalizer

These days, it seems that net neutrality is in its death spiral. Polls indicate that support for the measure is only at 52% for all voters (down from 60% in

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The Story of Milo Yiannopoulos and a Sarah Lawrence Alumni

By now, most of you have read the Buzzfeed report regarding Milo Yiannopoulos getting stories for Brietbart from sympathetic liberal journalists. Specifically, one of these journalists was a Sarah Lawrence alumni

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Is the Word ‘Metrosexual’ Offensive — or is it Just the Term?

Most people probably only vaguely recall the word metrosexual. According to the dictonary, a metrosexual is defined as “a usually urban heterosexual male given to enhancing his personal appearance by

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Why Hillary Clinton’s What Happened is Both Wrong and Right

I haven’t read Hillary Clinton’s What Happened yet. The truth is, if you are reading this article, you probably haven’t either. The political culture wars have practically demanded that you wouldn’t. Instead,

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Why Nostalgia is Literally Bad For Your Health (And For Storytelling)

It’s no surprise that nostalgia has mostly taken over our society. With the return of Ms. Frizzle to Netflix, people are presumably excited about another trip in the Magic School Bus.

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The Problem With Trying to Ban Hate Speech

By now, we’ve also seen what happened in Charlottesville, Virginia. Despite the President not condemning it in the strongest possible terms, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has implored the white supremacists

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Why Politics are Subservient To The Cultural Battles That Shape Them

Although I’ve stopped writing about politics for a while, now seemed to be the perfect time to jump back into the fray. This isn’t because I’ve had no thoughts on

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Obamacare Repeal Is At The Front Gates — Is Anyone Really Surprised?

Last time I wrote a politics post, I promised myself I’d take a break from writing politics. It doesn’t tend to get a lot of traffic and it’s a mostly

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I Tried Deleting Donald Trump from Facebook — It Didn’t Work Out

Yesterday, after a somewhat stressful week, I decided that I was going to remove Donald Trump from Facebook. After getting back into the swing of things, it dawned on me

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