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October 30, 2014

Irwin Kula and Craig Hatkoff Irwin Kula and Craig Hatkoff

Why Apple Users Had an Issue with the U2 Album

Posted October 30, 2014 @ 09:10 am
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Why Apple Users Had an Issue with the U2 Album

Has Apple taken us from 1984 to 2014 and back again? In what is considered one of the greatest commercials ever made, Apple Computer introduced the Mac to the world in 1984 during the Super Bowl, running an ad that instantaneously changed the image of Apple forever. ...

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Geoff Mitelman Geoff Mitelman

Rapping the Evolution of Religion

Posted October 28, 2014 @ 10:10 pm
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Rapping the Evolution of Religion

"You've probably never thought about the evolutionary origins of religion before. And if you have, you certainly haven't heard it rapped before." That's the message of of Baba Brinkman's hip-hop-inspired, meticulously-researched Off-Broadway show "

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Brad Hirschfield Brad Hirschfield

Too Much Violence In Family Oriented Film and TV?

Posted October 28, 2014 @ 10:10 pm
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Too Much Violence In Family Oriented Film and TV

The following video presents, in just 3 minutes, every violent death that occurs in the entire Star Wars trilogy - and it's a huge number. Yet with all the continuing debate about violent entertainment and the damage it does, or doesn't do, I don't think anyone ever beat up on Star Wars. That got me thinking. ...

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Irwin Kula Irwin Kula

The Porn Belt and the Bible Belt Are One and the Same

Posted October 27, 2014 @ 10:10 pm
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The Porn Belt and the Bible Belt are One and the Same

In last week's Week in Wisdom, Brad commented on a recent study by two Toronto researchers, Cara MacInnis and Gordon Hodson, that...

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Irwin Kula Irwin Kula

The Privilege of Seeing The Death of Klinghoffer

Posted October 24, 2014 @ 10:10 am
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Klinghoffer at the Met

I had the privilege of attending the opening performance of The Death of Klinghoffer on Monday night at the Metropolitan Opera. I say privilege because after months of listening to protests and nasty threats by fellow...

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