Palpable Responsibility

Palpable Responsibility

I want to say it was a rough one, but there are no surprises anymore. We all need the sobering, human moments that teach us that our heroes are just as fallible as the rest of us, but when our heroes are celebrities, we don’t typically get that. Whether these people form some sort of role model for you, whether they’re spiritual guide posts or just sources of motivation; the culture of celebrity has made it easy to select your model of “hero” to base your life around while remaining unaware of the real human aspect of them.

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Morally Justifiable Theft?

Morally Justifiable Theft?

The main question floating around in my head since all this Kevin Spacey stuff came to light is this: is it okay to pirate House of Cards? What about Weinstein Company, Woody Allen and Roman Polanski films? Mile's Davis' catalogue? R. Kelly's catalogue? Ted Nugent's catalogue?

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The Worst of Us

The Worst of Us

It’s been a little while since I’ve done this; there’s good reason, but that’s another story for another time. What’s happening? My last post was almost a month ago: October 16th, and it was a heavy one. I’m not sure if that post took the wind out of my sails, or if it was the outside factor of moving stress coming down the pike at me, but regardless, I’ve sat down at my desk multiple times over multiple weeks, hoping the thoughts and confidence needed to move forward would find me. They haven’t.

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