Magic = Science (Technology)

Sam, While I may not include ‘The Power of Belief’ in its title, belief is still relevant in the advancement of science and how we incorporate it into civilization. It’s been a slow transition from attributing natural phenomenon as acts of God to the mechanics of weather, gravity, solar activity, etc. I won’t go too…

Abandon Origins?

Sam, The past decade (and then some) has given us something many thought would never happen: comic book stories part of the cultural zeitgeist. This “revival” had allowed for the Muggles of comics to take them seriously. Accordingly, there has to be a proper introduction to the characters and worlds they operate in. This is…

It’s Still About Reading

Sam, The motivation to write this post struck me while listening to season one of a Podcast called Serial. It’s part of This American Life about the case of Adnan Syed’s innocence or guilt of being a killer. He’s been in jail since 1999. My boss at work put me on to it, said it…