The ignorant are the smart ones
May11

The ignorant are the smart ones

If the sphere of what can be known in the universe is infinite, then no matter how much knowledge one possesses, one never comes any closer to possessing all knowledge, for all knowledge is infinite. One could spend a hundred lifetimes gathering and acquiring knowledge, and would still not be any closer to possessing all knowledge. When one realizes the absoluteness of this situation, an interesting paradox becomes apparent: the...

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HBO drops the mic with “Catch the Throne Volume 2″
May11

HBO drops the mic with “Catch the Throne Volume 2″

To prepare fans for a new season of action and drama, HBO commissioned some of modern music’s best and upcoming superstars for “Catch the Throne: The Mixtape, Vol. 2″, a sequel to “Catch the Throne Vol. 1,” which was released in 2014. The soundtrack, if you haven’t guessed by now, are all related to HBO’s hit drama, “Game of Thrones.” With the fifth season premiering on April 12,...

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Tromp to the Palomar P
May11

Tromp to the Palomar P

Every Palomar student has seen it, whether while driving to school or walking around campus: the ubiquitous P on the side of Owens Peak, located just east of the college. With a round trip distance of two miles, the trail leading up to the peak is a great way for students to get some exercise in during a busy academic week. The round trip is relatively easy, even for non-experienced hikers such as myself. To get to its western...

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Chappie: A Prime Example of a Bad Film That Had Potential
May11

Chappie: A Prime Example of a Bad Film That Had Potential

“Chappie” is perhaps one of the most complexly bad movies I have seen in a long while. The film centers around Chappie, a police robot that has been given sentience by his programmer, Deon (Davi Patel). The film tries to achieve this moral conflict by having him taken by a group of criminals at the moment of conception of sentience, the goal of the kidnapping is to rob an armored truck. The movie centers around the...

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Winter Is Coming, and so are the Hackers.
May11

Winter Is Coming, and so are the Hackers.

Online piracy in the digital age is frequent and misunderstood. People tend to assume that if something is online, it is okay to view that material. Uploading of material or media that you do not own the rights to can get you in trouble with the FBI, fined, and could even end in a jail sentence. The lines between legal and illegal uploading can become blurred all too quickly. The first four episodes of the hotly anticipated new season...

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Live and love the Lifestyle you wish to live
May11

Live and love the Lifestyle you wish to live

A little less than 10 years ago, you would have seen a reserved, preacher’s son standing behind a pulpit with a part in his hair and naked chin, celibate and sober, afraid of women, professing to the congregation his dedication to God. Today, you will find a 23-year-old bearded man holding pen and paper in company with a high-alcoholic-content beer, writing all encompassing stories about the lives of others and his own, breaking...

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