Category Archives: On the Web

End of a Dream and an Era: Richard Wright Passes Away

A founding member of Pink Floyd moves on to “The Great Gig in the Sky” A few things in life can be taken for granted, but Pink Floyd being eternal has been a source of artistic inspiration to me for … Continue reading

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Master Chief Deals with a Fanboy

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For Mario and “300″ Fans

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“The Science of Fear” – How the Media Wants You to be Afraid

There is often more smoke than fire… Do you realize that despite the recent campus shooting, a college student is 75 times more likely to be killed off-campus? Or that the most recent suicide bombing in the U. S. was … Continue reading

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SETI Gets Rick Rolled

Unexplained Internet phenomenon: why exactly is Rick Astley all over the Web, 21 years after his biggest hit? This one should probably be run in its own “Internet Culture” topic, under a category titled “Weird Human Fascinations with Eighties Things”. … Continue reading

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Dating Site Scams

There are many people out there trying to find their dream partner online, but it takes a lot of hard work and a healthy dose of suspicion to sort through all the smoke and mirrors of scammers. Here are some … Continue reading

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