Why do we blog?: Academics and the Internet

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

Jesus and Skateboards: A Review of New Play Project’s WWJD

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

The Last Airbender: A review

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

BYU — What does Honor mean?

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?