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Murphy’s Law – Catfishin’

According to Urban Dictionary: "A catfish is someone who pretends to be someone they're not using Facebook or other social media to create false identities, particularly to pursue deceptive online romances." Thanks to the documentary and TV show by Nev Schulman and the bizarre Manti T'eo saga,

Murphy’s Law – My castle on a cloud

Listening to Isabelle Allen sing “Castle on a Cloud” during the Les Misérables screening this week, Joel Murphy was instantly transported back to the first time he heard the song. In middle school during an assembly, one of Murphy's classmates got up in front of everyone and

Murphy’s Law – An Orwellian future, brought to you by Verizon

George Orwell's 1984 speaks of a dystopian future where Big Brother monitors its citizens every move, quickly stamping out any dissent. While most readers found this story to be a chilling precautionary tale about government overreaching, employees at Verizon have apparently found inspiration in the book's surveillance