Category News

“The Dark Knight Rises” shootings in Colorado

“…as someone who writes about movies, and who cares about the big, flawed thing we call fandom, I’m saddened by someone turning that shared enthusiasm into a weapon. And even if this tragedy hadn’t happened at the premiere of one of a dwindling number of genuinely mass cultural events, I hate the idea of using […]

Steve Jobs receives rock star love

Steve Jobs died tonight. Immediately after news of his death hit the Internet, tweets, Facebook messages, websites and broadcasts paid tribute to the visionary behind Apple, Inc. Apple-enthusiasts recalled inspiring quotes from Jobs and posted them online. Fans gathered outside the famous Apple store on New York City’s Fifth Avenue. Mourners wrote messages in front […]