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Gun Control or Mental Illness? The Virgin Killer and The Columbine Massacre

On the 20th of April 1999, on the 110th anniversary of Adolf Hitler’s birthday, two high-school students, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris would commit, hitherto, the worst high school massacre documented in American history. Their actions and their ensuing brutality, as well as the underlying causes, which resulted in the deaths of 13 civilians, would … Continue reading

Jack Dorsey On Charlie Rose: "It's Really Complex To Make Something Simple."

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
[tc_5min code=’517187430′] Twitter Chairman and Square founder Jack Dorsey sat down with Charlie Rose last night to talk about Dorsey’s unique position of being responsible for two technology startups based on the idea of simplicity: Twitter and Square. Watching this interview you realize that Dorsey’s accomplishments have little to do with…

Battle of The Princesses: “Brave” vs “Frozen” and “Tangled”

Pixar’s solid incorporation of family values brings merit and gravitas to the consumer related audiences who are more than lenient to consume their traditional depiction of family values. Their inaugural attempt to emulate the fairy style that was exemplified by Disney – and further satirized by DreamWorks’ “Shrek” – was the 2012 release of the … Continue reading

The bitchy sisters of Arendelle: Frozen Review

Review Frozen claims three historical points for Disney. First, it is the first post-modern revisionist fairy tale to gross over circa 1.097 billion dollars and, therefore, the highest grossing animated feature ever made. Second, the fundamental imperatives that rendered Disney obsolete by Pixar’s crass, consumerist and commercial aspects, throughout the previous decade, are restored in … Continue reading

My Handwriting- what do you think?

Originally posted on Blogster:
I thought I would do a post about my handwriting which is one of the few things about me that people actually like- even those who dislike me…. Naturally I get comments like, ‘You would not have thought someone as ugly as that could produce handwriting like that’ Or some people…