Politics

Waves For Water

by: Michael Shields “The mission is simple: To get clean water to every person who needs it”….. It was over plates of escabeche de pescado…

The Right

by: Michael Shields A recent tragedy has thrust upon us a discussion about the ethical responsibilities of journalists…. There is no question that when I…

The White Knight Rises

by: Christopher Rockwell Pope Francis’s increasingly benevolent actions thaw the mindset of a fervent non-believer….. Fuck, I love this Pope! And I am by no…

The Right To NOT Believe

by Michael Shields w/ Tom Rau Often mocked and ridiculed, it is high-time that atheists are treated with the same level of respect granted to…

Torn

by: Michael Shields With a heavy heart for all those lost in Syria’s deviating civil war, we weigh in on the United States decision on…

Outrage Barometer

by: Michael Shields Calculating the appropriate level of outrage to the recent NSA scandal isn’t as easy as it may seem…. I am having one…

Plugged Into the Machine

By: Tom Rau The future of currency has arrived, but are we ready to set our paper money to flames?  Jon is a computer programmer,…

Vanishing Caloric Density

by: Michael Shields An in-depth look at Cheetos (“the height of food engineering”), through the eyes of Michael Moss’s latest tell-all: Sugar, Salt Fat, How…

Lungs & Guns

by: Michael Shields 3D printing is on the verge of changing the world, but the verdict is still out if this is indeed a good…

GM(n)O’s?

by: Michael Shields A brief capsulation of a problem that must be confronted before it is too late.  GMO’s 101…… The old saying goes if you’re…

Fed Up

Fed Up

by: Heather Fawn The rape and murder of a 23 year old woman in India heavies our hearts and opens our eyes, once again, to…