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Rape is Not a Popularity Contest

As the verdict of Jerry Sandusky came down I could feel the swell of enthusiasm from the mobs outside of the courtroom and all over the nation. With vocal and visible gestures of glee the commentary was almost immediate. Since Jerry Sandusky raped boys who were under his care, justice means that he will be … Continue reading

Fear and Anger: What a Pair

Whenever I think of anger I have thought of Edvard Munch’s famous “The Scream.” Something happened along the way called “Home Alone” that basically ruined its mysterious and spectral quality for me. How? Here, let me ruin it for you too: Home Alone raked in a whopping $476,684,675 worldwide at the box office. The Scream … Continue reading