Pseudo-anonymous Superheroes

Bane vs. Batman in Batman: The Dark Knight Rises Is a person who hides their true identity a cowardly menace or a noble hero? Why might a typical citizen consider hiding their true identity? History, movies, and literature provide us with endless examples. Those who saw Batman: The Dark Knight Rises were treated to a … Continue reading Pseudo-anonymous Superheroes

Status: MYnstrel Inc. & Alvarism Projects

Patience is a conquering virtue… learn forbearance or…You will be taught it, whether you will or not. –Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales MYnstrel Inc. is in great shape! We're often asked about our out-of-date website, and what it means for our business. In this post, I'll provide ALCON with an update on our company and … Continue reading Status: MYnstrel Inc. & Alvarism Projects

How to Use the News in The Information Age

"He who knows nothing is nearer to truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors." – Thomas Jefferson, letter to John Norvell, Jun. 11, 1807 We're supposed to use the news to understand the world beyond our direct experience. That simple purpose is often neglected, as people unconsciously take stories for granted. … Continue reading How to Use the News in The Information Age