Mister Cynical

I’ve never tried to keep it a secret that I’m a curmudgeonly sort. If you rattle off an inspirational quote, I’m naturally inclined to look for a way to destroy it. Tell me about the altruistic activities of any person, group, or company, and I will hunt down a litany...

There Is A Dread Warning Here

While everyone and their cousin has been falling all over themselves to either praise or denounce Todd Phillips and DC’s ‘Joker’ film, I have found myself in a much different head space. I have let it be publicly known in the past that, among the members of Batman’s...

The Trouble With Google’s All-in-One

There’s something to be said for coming back to a platform that had been unusable for a long time, but which has made corrections to bring itself back to a functional option. For a long time, I had refused to go back to using Google Docs. Initially, I had opted to...

What’s Old is New Again (Sort Of)

Reboots, updates, re-imaginings, retcons and remakes. These are all pretty much just different ways of saying the same thing- we’re going to take this old thing and redo it so we can try to turn a fresh profit without doing something new. In many cases, it’s just...

Kathy Griffin Is No Better

Political/cultural animosity has, in recent years, ramped up to such a degree that it has become close to impossible to separate people’s socio-politcal viewpoints from the details of who they are as individuals. This is most easily seen in celebrities and...