Category : Pop Culture

Media Review: Breaking Bad

Media Review: Breaking Bad

Let me preface this blog by asking you a favor:  As with most things in life, I am way behind the times.  I realize that Breaking Bad had their series finally a few months back.  But, I have not seen…

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Media Review: The Unbelievers

Media Review: The Unbelievers

Media Review: The Unbelievers Starring Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss I am not a brilliant guy.  I struggled through my logic courses in college.  Science is way outside my field of expertise.  I can keep up with some philosophical conversation…but…

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Media Review: Christmas Classics – Elf

Media Review: Christmas Classics – Elf

I have quite the internal struggle during the Christmas season. It is a constant debate that rages in my head and in my heart. I cannot ever decide what my favorite Christmas movie is: Elf or National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation….

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Media Review: Home Alone – Christmas Faith Connection

Media Review: Home Alone – Christmas Faith Connection

An instant Christmas classic from my childhood, Home Alone provides a hilarious, albeit impossible premise. At eight years old, Kevin McCallister is left home alone by his family who travels to Paris. Of course, Kevin meets with some hijinks as…

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Media Review: The 20/20 Experience

Media Review: The 20/20 Experience

One of my main objectives in writing reviews is to help us think a little more deeply about the music we are putting in our ears.  Every song conveys a message and that message is going to impact the way…

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Media Review: The Lumineers

Media Review: The Lumineers

Overproduction is overrated. Simplicity is in. In reviewing The Lumineers (self titled) I was struck by how much I enjoyed this album, despite the fact that there is nothing revolutionary about it. It is simple pop, acoustic folk-rock. It is…

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Media Review: Some Nights by Fun

Media Review: Some Nights by Fun

http://www.ournameisfun.com I am not sure quite how to start this review. I am not a huge fan of this album. I am nervous saying this because the name of the band is Fun. Who in their right minds says, “I…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Choices

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Choices

Our heroes may fail us, but God never does. Continue reading

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Media Review: Ceremonials by Florence + the Machine

Media Review: Ceremonials by Florence + the Machine

www.florenceandthemachine.net Guilt is real. As sinners we are objectively guilty before our holy God. That is, we are guilty because God’s laws say so. He gives us the standard of perfection, the rules to be followed, and we rebel against Him. This…

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Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Fights on Facebook

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Fights on Facebook

How can we create rather than simply react or respond to the negative uses of technology? Continue reading

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