Food For Thought: The Steam Machine – Consoles, Beware

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Author’s Note: Due to how recent this news was announced, this article contains speculation about the Steam Machine. Just recently, Gabe Newell threw the tech and gaming worlds into a frenzy when he introduced thirteen –…

Deplorable Celebrity Crowdfunding… Penn Jillette Exception

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In the latest “The Padded Room” article, LaughingMan chimes in on the subject of celebrity crowdfunding, and Penn Jillette’s crowdfunding campaign “Director’s Cut”.

YouTube Paid Channels: More Harm Than Good

Earlier this month YouTube unveiled their new commenting system based on the largely scoffed Google Plus (Google+) social network service. Plenty of people have already expressed their discontent with this update, citing various compelling reasons why…

Beyond Pictures: Humanity and the Legend of Korra

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In my pontificating about animation for the last couple of years, it’s natural that one show has crossed my path more than enough times- Avatar, once The Last Airbender, now the Legend of Korra. It’s a…

Beyond Pictures: An Animation Blog

And so it begins… So the last year has been one of the most eventful of my life. Bear with me, this isn’t an egotistical puff piece so I need to elaborate. I don’t just mean…

Food For Thought: New Generation, Same Fanboy Rage

Fanboys. Dear lord, fanboys. Why did the human race go so wrong when it allowed fanboys to come into existence? Mind you, I’m not simply talking about the kinds of people who simply love a game…

Food For Thought: Why We Love Falling Stars

Author’s note: As always, this is an opinion piece. I’m not an attorney or doctor, so this is not advice in any shape or form. Remember how back in 2006-2007 the media could not get enough…

Food For Thought: Trayvon Martin – The Media Is Toxic

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Author’s Note: This Food For Thought is going to be much different than previous installments, both in content and in tone. While this site normally doesn’t cover politics or topics outside of the entertainment industry, I…

Food for Thought: Daft Punk – Legend of the Phoenix

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Have you ever had that one musician or artist that you fell in love with when you were a kid? Maybe their discovery was a freak accident that you came across one day while looking through…

Food For Thought: Xbox One and Losing Faith In Microsoft

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Just recently, the world has been a-fire with sheer contempt for the next generation as gamers continue to show their frustration towards Microsoft with its seemingly anti-consumer policies that it seeks to implement in the upcoming…