“What was done to me was monstrous…And they created a monster” -V I think its safe to say I’m going through a dystopia phase. I recently discussed 1984 in minute momentary mind insights , have a post on the Handmaid’s Tale in the works and recently just re-watched the Matrix…for the tenth time. Perhaps, myContinue reading “V for Vindication”
Or should I say may the *Force* edition of minute momentary mind insights be with you? Today, I bring forth my force-inspired fourth instalment of my short, sweet philosophy blog spot. A green, goblin-like Jedi Master, Yoda has more than enough wisdom to impart upon us and so, without further ado, here I give youContinue reading “The *Fourth* Edition Minute Momentary Mind Insights!”
As I grew, the flaws and faults in my beloved faith system found themselves flashing in my face with obvious absurdity. Assumably, like most people, I grew up born into a religion that I believed with unwavering acceptance, faith and belief; never questioning the teachings or rituals of a church I had never judged forContinue reading “Coin Conspiracy Commentary”
It was made almost absurdly obvious.
From the very first episode of the Flash, there was something just not right about Dr. Harrison Wells. What was it that made our intuition flicker, that made us say, “Hmm, that guy’s shady”, from almost the instant we met him? How did we know something was up; even before the end of the first episode, where Wells wheel-chaired into a secret room, took off his glasses, stood up and read a newspaper from the future about the Flash?
The best question of all: how did we know and the characters themselves, not suspect anything? The saying here should be: ‘Trust, like love, is blind’…
It’s time for an examination of some ‘Flash fibs!’
One of the most fascinating themes within all super-heroic shows, is the concept of lies, and alliances created to protect identities. Not only does this theme create irresistible drama and inevitable tangles between friends and foes alike, but it creates complexity to our superheroes…as well as some great grounds for dredging up philosophy.