Monthly Archives: February 2016

Oscar Predictions 2016

Predictions for what will win at the Oscars 2016. Mad Max should take 6 Oscars, while The Revenant takes 4. Continue reading

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Gender Inequality in the Beauty and the Beast Video-Games

Abe Rose explores two Beauty and the Beast games and compares how Beast gets to punch his enemies, but Belle can only duck. Continue reading

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How to Mess with the Narrative of Ocarina of Time

By Abe Rose Video games are unique to storytelling in the sense that some games allow the player to name the main character. Naming the main character is not open to debate in other mediums. Could you imagine reading a … Continue reading

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Deadpool – The Walking, Talking MST3K Commentary

by Abe Rose There’s a debate-worthy question raised in Deadpool, sure to be argued across the spectrum of Tumblr. Deadpool, the superhero who slices up nearly a hundred bad guys encounters two females who attack him. He hesitates and says … Continue reading

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Hail, Caesar! – Goofballs and Theology!

By Abe Rose Hail, Caesar! is like a love letter to Old Hollywood. But being that the love letter is penned by the Coen Brothers, the tone fits somewhere between whimsical and warped. It has all the elements of a … Continue reading

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Super Mario: Son of Buster Keaton

by Abe Rose “Where do we go when we die?” is a question for the theologians, but “Where does Mario go when he dies?” is a question for the gamers. In the original Super Mario Bros., Mario exists on a … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Ministry of Trump

An Analysis of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and the racist rhetoric of Donald Trump by Abe Rose (Note: this is an analysis of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, and will therefore constitute minor spoilers. Muggle readers beware.) … Continue reading

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