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Serious games: The Great Flu

After reading a little more about serious games, I played The Great Flu a couple of different times. The first, I waited until people were infected before I did anything, so by the time it had started being contagious, it … Continue reading

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Exterminate the Humans!

I am what some would consider a video game “noob” – I have almost no knowledge of video games outside of Mario Kart and Need for Speed back during my Gamecube days. While delving into the subject of “serious games” … Continue reading

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Closing up shop

Well here we are at the end. I’m sure you, Dr. Delwiche, are tearing up at the thought of not having to read these hundreds of blog posts and papers every week, just as I am at the thought of … Continue reading

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The Next Genre of Film: Will Ferrell Comedy

When it comes to the comedy genre, Step Brothers (McKay 2010) is about as standard as it gets. Come to think of it, is Will Ferrell comedy a genre of its own yet? All of his movies seem to end … Continue reading

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“Get out while you can…while you still have a soul.”

The Good Shepherd (2006) directed by Robert De Niro is a conspiracy film bas ed loosely on the creation of counter-intelligence in the CIA. Jumping back and forth in time between the 1930s and the 1960s, the audience is given … Continue reading

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A Royal Affair

Princess Diana died tragically more than a decade ago, but questions surrounding her death still rage on. One conspiracy theory concerning what transpired in a tunnel in Paris on August 31st, 1997 is that the princess faked her own death … Continue reading

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The Resistance to Orthodoxy Conspiracy Meme: Plausible with Elements of Truth…Jesus Was Married…To Mary Magdalene.

Hej Alle! Vi snakker om sammensværgelser idag! (Hello everyone! Today we are going to discuss conspiracies!) Ted Goertzel writes, “many [conspiracy] theories are clearly absurd, but some are plausible and others actually contain elements of truth” (2).

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