Gameshows we are bound to see soon “So you think you’re a magician.” On ABC, Hosted by David Blain, Penn jillette, and David Copperfield. Aspiring magicians compete for the prize of one hundred thousand dollars and a six-week billing in Las Vegas. From cutting people in half to pulling rabbits out of hats, contestants are […]Read more "Who’s Ready to Play America’s Favorite Gameshow!?"
or: The Cloud Model…Extrapolated We here at Poppyc**k love technology, and have for years welcomed the idea that one day our future robot overlords will see us for the dangerous and unpredictable variable that we are and decide through complicated algorithms that the course of elimination or enslavement far outweighs the dangers of tolerating our […]Read more "Your Life on a Hard Drive"
Every society has it’s outcasts. When I was a student in middle school this division became clearer than in any time. Look around long enough in any cafeteria in any middle school in any city and you will find the group known as geeks. Sometimes known as “nerds,” which is a separate group all together, […]Read more "From Geek to Chic: A murder spree or a complete pop culture take over; it could have gone either way"
Is there a specific time and place, a particular era that the GOP and other right-leaning hard-liners would want us to return to? If I can put my finger on the ethos that these guiding principles existed in, can we get back there? I delve in to this quagmire of American history to try and find “Glenn’s America”, so that he and others can stop preaching in general broad strokes and say, “we need to get back to what we believed in 19XX (or 18XX as it may be).”Read more "A Search for this “America” We Seem to Have Lost"