Is Monster Energy “Evil?”

Back in 2014, a woman named Christine Weick was filmed attempting to convince people that Monster Energy Drinks had ties to the occult and particularly Satanism itself. She laid a variety of "proofs" in the video the caused some to question things. At the time of its release, I was in charge of running the coffee shop at my church where we had Monster energy drinks. In response, I did my due diligence to research into the claims. Below is a repost (edited slightly) of my findings that I posted on a personal website many years ago.

Netflix’s Carmen Sandiego… Is it Worth It?

Being a child of the late ’80s and ’90s; I’m very well acquainted with the Carmen Sandiego franchise.  I grew up playing many different variations of the computer game, watching the game shows, and of course the 90’s cartoon. I wanted the jacket from the game show and wished that the internet worked the way that the 90’s cartoon made it seem. It’s no hyperbole to say that this franchise was a big help in my understanding of geography in my elementary days.  So when I heard that Netflix was doing a brand new series, I was very interested. But is it worth watching? Does it live up to my expectations?

Am I A Failure?

This fear of failure and slipping into isolation is certainly no stranger to those of us in Geek Culture, but these emotions are not a novelty to us. Even the most confident or narcissistic people in the world struggle with these thoughts at one time or another. For me, over the years I’ve questioned a lot of things. I’ve often found myself asking…

Batman Ninja Review

What happens when you combine The Dark Knight with anime?  The concept sounds amazing! The execution in Batman Ninja… is highly debatable.  Batman Ninja (ニンジャバットマン Ninja Battoman) is a 2018 an anime directed by Junpei Mizusaki and produced by Warner Bro in an attempt to reach new audiences with the Batman Franchise.