Category Archives: Ponderings

The Crumbling of the Westboro Baptist Church; Megan Phelps-Roper Leaves the Fold

I was watching a documentary on the Westboro Baptist Church today. I had watched the original documentary (The Most Hated Family in America) with Louis Theroux a few years back and when I found out that he had gone back to revisit the family, I wanted to take a look and see how they had changed. There Read more [...]

The Depiction of Homosociality in Modern Times (AKA Go Watch Top Gear)

Top Gear is phenomenal. No, no. Not the American one. If you're going to watch Top Gear than it has to be the British version with Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. The fact that I know their names when there are entire series of TV shows which I can watch without picking up on the names Read more [...]