Thoughts On: Speaker for the Dead

'The Nordic language recognizes four orders of foreignness. The first is the otherlander, or utlanning, the stranger that we recognize as being a human of our world, but of another city or country. The second is the framling...this is the stranger we recognize as human but of another world. The third is the raman, the stranger …

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Riverdale and its Rebirth

Lately I've been enamored with the CW show Riverdale, which chronicles the stories of the classic characters from Archie Comics. I grew up reading Archie Comics (mainly due to my sister's influence), and all of the characters still give me this feeling of nostalgic comfort. Jughead was probably my favorite character within the comics because …

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“Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared” and the Seven Deadly Sins

So over this past year I have become an avid fan of the YouTube series "Don't Hug Me I'm Scared" (DHMIS). Whether you want to define it as Sesame Street for adults or creepy puppets in everyday situations, DHMIS belongs in the same realm as Happy Tree Friends, Charlie the Unicorn, Salad Fingers, and Llamas …

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