Last month, DC Comics made headlines when it was announced that Orson Scott Card would be writing a Superman comic. The company came under fire for hiring Card, an outspoken opponent of gay rights, after just having been recognized by GLAAD for the strides the company has
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With rumors swirling around recently that Ashley Judd might run for political office, there are people out there on the other side of the aisle who have wasted no time tearing her down (just in case). One major attack point they've latched onto seems to be that
Ever since it was first announced that Michael Bay would be directing a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, people on the Internet have been having a field day attacking it. When it was announced that Megan Fox would play April O'Neil, that officially sent complainers into overdrive.
Video games are meant to be an escape from your problems. But for Aaron R. Davis, they are becoming a problem unto themselves. Davis simply wants to play the games he grew up with, Nintendo games like Super Mario Bros., Legend of Zelda and Super Smash Bros.
The Internet is a great place for funny cat pictures, Star Wars-related memes and witty one liners on Twitter. It is not always a great place for depth. Often, people rush to be the first to comment on something instead of actually taking time to compose something
At this point, the Internet has become a part of everyone's daily life. Going onto Facebook or Twitter or other social media sites has become an integral part of our daily routines. However, that doesn't mean that everyone knows how to behave on the Internet. In fact,
An unseasonably warm day in January has Aaron R. Davis thinking about the weather. Without launching into a politically-laced tirade about global warming, Davis is looking at our weather patterns today and beginning to accept the fact that warm days in January and snowy thunderstorms are the
As the Internet becomes the dominant form of home media, television shows are constantly looking for ways to expand their presence online. It seems the latest trend their marketing teams have come up with are targeted hashtags in hopes of getting people to talk about them on
Aaron R. Davis shares a recent conversation he and his mother had about the hit comedy The Big Bang Theory. While his mother enjoys the show for what it is, Davis is finding it harder and harder to watch for the way it attacks him and his
You would hope that in 2013 we would be past these sorts of stories, but sadly it seems we are not. Apparently, a Kentucky man is making national headlines for the life-sized Obama doll that he displays on the side of the road. The caricature of Obama