The Alabama Governor signed the Human Life Protection Act very recently, what this actually entails is the criminalization of any physician performing the act of abortion, which would lead to a felony. While I profoundly disagree with any legislation which violates the right of individual, it was amusing to see the outrage of the progressive […]Read more "Evictionism and Other Stances on Abortion"
The reason I came across this book was because my favourite film director John Waters wanted to create an adaptation of the novel in the 80s. That about tells you what the novel may be about. A Confederacy of Dunces is a vulgar novel about a 30 something man-child and his quest to get a […]Read more "How to NOT Write a Novel- Review of A Confederacy of Dunces"
We are at war with cartoons again. This time some washed up women’s tennis player threw a tantrum because *gasp* she cheated and was caught red handed. She happened to be African American too so of course she played the racist and sexist card, claiming she was unfairly treated because of her sex and race, […]Read more "Cartoon Wars"
I have always loved films about vigilantism. Kill Bill, Thriller- A Cruel Picture, I Spit on Your Grave, The Virgin Spring, Straw Dogs, Ms .45, etc. In these films, the protagonists suffered some grave injustice and the law was unable to help them in anyway, thus they had to take matters into their own hands, […]Read more "Death Wish and the Non-Aggression Principle"
Steven Mallory has been my default mindset. Not knowing the true potential of his ability, and the beautiful work he created solely because they were created in his vision of beauty. He fell into depression and turned to alcohol as his form of comfort when he got plenty of rejections from the society. He believed […]Read more "Stop Being Steven Mallory, Be Kent Lansing"
Red Planet sets the theme for all future Heinlein novels. Although it is aimed at children, the characters and setting were later reused in Strangers in a Strange Land. The story focuses on the colonization of Mars by humans, the protagonists Jim and Frank are students at an authoritarian school run by a corrupt local […]Read more "This is why need guns – Review of “Red Planet” by Robert A. Heinlein"
Starship Troopers is Robert A. Heinlein’s most well known work, it has been made into films (and its sequels), TV series, comic books and video games. It has a lasting effect on the science fiction genre internationally. The story concerns Juan “Johnny” Rico, who enlisted to serve in the mobile infantry against aliens, primarily the Bugs, […]Read more "To Earn Your Freedom: Review of Starship Troopers"