I am currently in an English class that is very different from any English class I have ever had before. We are studying Shakespeare, but instead of a traditional research paper due at the end of the semester, our professor is having us write a research blog. Yes, a blog. I find this absolutely fascinating. … Continue reading Why do we blog?: Academics and the Internet
New Play Project has a new show, WWJD, about just what you think: Jesus. It's a fun play that answers the question we've all asked ourselves: What would life be like if Jesus moved in with you and your roommates? It started out with great hilarity, looking like a TV sitcom, setting up the situation … Continue reading Jesus and Skateboards: A Review of New Play Project’s WWJD
I mentioned before that while my wife is away I have been indulging myself in watching Avatar: The Last Airbender on Netflix. Well, Netflix also has the live-action M. Night Shyamalan movie. Now, I've already seen the movie, I got it from Netflix a few months ago and watched it with the wife, but I … Continue reading The Last Airbender: A review
In honor of St. Patrick's Day and all things Irish, I decided to do some Irish cooking. I got me a corned beef brisket and cooked it up with some potatoes. I also made some Irish soda bread. If I only had a Guinness, it would be a complete Irish meal! I'm all for new … Continue reading In honor of Irishness
... things are actually quite lonely and boring. But I make do. Thursday morning, I dropped my wife and son off at the airport to fly back to Ohio for 2 1/2 weeks, and I have been home alone ever since. What have I been doing with myself? Lots of really nerdy things! … Continue reading While the wife’s away …
During the BYU basketball game last night, I checked out Twitter, since I wasn't able to actually watch the game. I was really only mildly interested in the score, and how BYU was doing, since they have been playing exceptionally well this year. As most people also already know, BYU suspended one of their starting … Continue reading BYU — What does Honor mean?