Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Tea Party Effect: 2012 GOP Presidential Primary

Can anyone dispute the effects of the so-called Tea Party? I say “so-called” because (a) it is not a formal party, and (b) I have never seen anyone associated with it actually drink tea. However, that key point aside, the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Dream” Teams in Sports

Vince Young, being introduced as the new Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback, used the phrase “dream team” to describe the revamped  Eagles squad. The media promptly began discussing it, asking if they were a dream team, and how they compared with other … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Top Films and Filmmakers

If I were to start a Cinema Celebration Club, I would make it a requirement that upon joining, you would have to provide some proof that you actually know and appreciate film. However, before you can demand that from people, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Reality of Fantasy Sports

Every sports geek, at one point or another, dreams of the “Ultimate Team.” You know, the football team with Joe Montana at quarterback, Joe Namath and Terry Bradshaw as his backups, and the other greats filling out the roster. Now, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Constitutional Overhaul: California

The following is an incomplete paper I am working on, which includes ways to overhaul and rectify many issues plaguing the California State government. It is not perfect, or even finished, but I figure getting it out there and subjecting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

An Old Idea: Counter-Earth

In 1969, a British film, Doppelgänger, was released. The premise is simple: scientists discover a planet on the other side of the sun that looks just Earth: turns out, it is Earth, just a copy of ours, with the people there … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment