Featured Archive Post: William Leung with the second part of his explanation of why Before Watchmen is horrible.

Chris Gavaler on Judex and a wish for weirder superhero movies.

We had a thread where folks talked about what they thought was the most underrated movie and most over-rated movie ever.

Emily Thomas on new trends in text adventure games.

Brannon Costello on fascism and Howard Chaykin’s Power & Glory.

Me on Mu’Chi’s triptych and enlightenment.

Adrielle Mitchell on time and comics for PPP.

Me on C.S. Friedman’s “In Conquest Born” and liberal fascism.
Utilitarians Everywhere

At the Atlantic I wrote about:

— how Darwin was inspired by intelligent design

— why the accusations against Woody Allen belong in the public sphere

why kids need to learn to quit

—Billy Wilder’s Kiss Me, Stupid and the therapeutic value of infidelity

At the Center for Digtial Ethics I have a piece about twitter, feminism, and power.

At the Dissolve I reviewed The New Black, a really good doc about the campaign for marriage equality in Maryland.

At Salon

— I have a list of

— and a list of country kiss off songs for Valentine’s Day.

At the Chicago Reader I reviewed a nifty show of Ghanian Salon advertisements.
Other Links

Darryl Ayo interview on Inkstuds.

Noah Feeney on Katy B. and how the album isn’t dead yet.

C.T. May on his favorite right-wing shill.

Bill Cosby has been accused of rape and harassment by multiple women.

Nice piece about solidarity with sex workers.

Alyssa Rosenberg on how to get into writing.


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