Good vs. Evil in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

This past weekend marked the release of Star Wars: Episode VIII, The Last Jedi. This is the second film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, which has introduced a whole new generation to the joys of Star Wars fandom. This movie has received mixed reviews, which, as a loyal Star Wars fan, baffles me, but … Continued


I’ll Take My Superheroes Seriously, Thank You

Thor: Ragnorak, the third installment in the Thor series and the seventeenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, debuted this past weekend, and as an avid fan of superheroes in general, I made sure to see it right away. Nearly three hours after sitting down in the theater, I walked out disappointed, popcorn bucket hanging … Continued


‘Mindhunter’ and the Glamorization of Serial Killers

Recently, Netflix released a new original series, Mindhunter, exploring the minds of serial killers. In 1977, F.B.I. hostage negotiator Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) begins to question the troubling nature of criminals who seem immune to all reason. Along with agent Bill Tench (Holt McCallany), a behavioral science specialist, Ford interviews some of the United States’ … Continued


Bill Cosby’s Bizarre Attempt to School Us About Sexual Assault

Last week, Bill Cosby’s representatives announced that Cosby will be conducting a series of town hall meetings that will aim to assist young men in how to avoid accusations of sexual assault. This announcement came just a day after his own sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial due to a hung jury. Cosby’s rep Andrew Wyatt … Continued