Monoecious Plants and Divine Androgynes

Today I want to begin a discussion on understanding our environment and how people have molded themselves within it.  An apt comparative model are monoecious plants.  First let us begin with defining monoecious. Monoecious : describes a single plant that bears both male and female flowers. Most evergreens are monoecious.  Your spruces, firs, and pines … Continue reading Monoecious Plants and Divine Androgynes

Donkey Kong 64’s 20th Anniversary Retrospective

Ahh DK64.  This game takes me back to being an upstart lad of six heavily ensconced in pee wee sports and highly anticipating immersion into the world of video games.  Up until this point, I had seen a friend of mine playing through The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time, Super Mario 64 had been … Continue reading Donkey Kong 64’s 20th Anniversary Retrospective

Rant on American Spectator Sports

Television and internet have brought the Roman Coliseum to the masses.  I grew up immersed in sports since my father is a veritable basketball, baseball, golf and American football junkie.  He worked at ESPN for over a decade and has umpired, coached, and refereed countless games.  I found myself green with envy whenever I visited … Continue reading Rant on American Spectator Sports