A “Stupid Little Life” for All of Us (Movie Review of American Beauty)

I won’t sugarcoat my view of this movie: It’s really really gross. But where Falling Down seems to enjoy it’s depravity and turn it into mean-spirited and often uncomfortable social commentaries that’s disconnected from reality, American Beauty seems to capture the spirit of dissatisfaction and complacency with their depravity all too well. The story revolves around a father (played…

[Cross-Post] “Why Not Have Full Technological Unemployment?” by Mr. Wilson

(Nick’s Notes: You can find the original post here) I recently came across this excellent video CGP Grey and felt the need to share it:   His videos tend to be well made, and highly informative. I highly recommend of them to all my readers. This particular piece gives an excellent exploration of the inevitability of…