• “Look at Tim Cook”

    “Look at Tim Cook”

    The night before Tim Cook officially came out publicly for the first time, I received a text message from one of my best friends. Roommates for years, we’d often text or instant message one another before bed, and sometimes we check in the same way now miles away. He was telling me that he was

  • What’s Happening in Ferguson?

    What’s Happening in Ferguson?

    Where? Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. What? The city is under siege for the last several nights as a highly armed police force clashes with town residents who are protesting the death of one of their own who was killed by a police officer. Conflicting reports lay blame on the officer and the

  • Kardashian Like Me

    Kardashian Like Me

    Many of the tech savvy people I follow have been ironically (or not) playing the new Kim Kardashian: Hollywood app for smart phones. Analysts are predicting that Ms. Kardashian may make upwards in $85 million dollars in profits from it.  I do not understand any of this. At first glance, it sounds like everything that