La La Land Review

By Grigory Graborenko -

Review by Adrian Taylor It’s difficult to pinpoint if La La Land is a sign of a new spring or an elegy for the art of the musical. It’s critical and box office success, however, at least mean the option to make these types of films is not extinguished...

Category: Reviews

More democracy would have stopped Trump

By Grigory Graborenko

Trump is president. It seems impossible, but here we are. Clearly the voters made a terrible choice, and we will all have to live...

Category: Politics

How to get to our nearest star in just twenty-two years

By Grigory Graborenko

Let’s use particle accelerators to propel our spaceships! Wait, back up, why should we even try to reach Alpha-Centauri? Because the fate of the...

Category: Science

Spectre Review: A big steaming pile of meh

By Grigory Graborenko

There are plenty of decent bond films. There’s something charming about the goofy absurdity of the older flicks. Even when Austin Powers satirized the...

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PAX 2015 Review

By Grigory Graborenko

Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) has just finished its third year in Melbourne, and is proving to be a successful experiment for the two founders,...

Categories: Gaming, Reviews

The myth of the uninformed voter

By Grigory Graborenko

You’re a fairly intelligent person. You understand what’s going on, not like the majority of the voting public. Those poor, unwashed masses really have...

Category: Politics

The good kind of turmoil

By Grigory Graborenko

Imagine you’re at a fancy restaurant. The chef brings out dish after dish of grilled dog shit with a flourish. You keep saying no,...

Category: Politics