Author Archives: Carl Watkins

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day or “How My Predominately White County Has More In Common With a Ghetto”

Greetings everyone. Today is Martin Luther King Jr. day. I know some people see it as a sort of “light” holiday, but I think that to celebrate the life, achievements, and ideas of MLK is actually very important. Dr. King showed us that no matter how marginalized you are, with hard work, dedication, and a […]

Attention: Change of content focus

Hey anyone that might still stumble to this site from time to time. Haven’t been posting a lot, despite yet another promise to do so. We all know it wasn’t going to happen… but something has happened in the meantime. I’ve had a bit of a civic awakening. This website is going to start getting […]

Danger! Danger! Music Time!

I’ve likely posted this one before, but it’s a great song and a great video. Thanks to that Forza 6 commercial for reminding me about it.

Pro-Wrestling: Due For a Renaissance.

School has been a mixed bag and I have been sick for about a week, and as a result I’m up well past midnight due to a midday nap. The good news is that it gives me some time to write. So here we go… I’m sure you already read the title, so you know […]

Napster, Driveless Cars, and Staying Ahead of the Curve

I just got done watching a very interesting documentary on Netflix called “Downloaded.” It’s a very interesting documentary about the development, the rise, and the fall of the now infamous peer-to-peer file discovery and sharing platform Napster. Regardless of your personal feelings on the topic of the ethical and legal issues surrounding Napster, you can’t […]

Recommendations for July 29th, 2015

Haven’t updated in a few days, thought I would check in. Nothing “important” to say today, so I thought I would take a few minutes to recommend some things in case you’re finding yourself a little bored these last few weeks of Summer. Going to cover some video games, TV Shows, movies, etc. Let’s start […]

Music Time: Don’t we all?

Music Time: I can read your mind