Opinion

The death penalty itself is cruel and unusual

Faced with dwindling supplies of execution drugs, states have opted to explore what drug combinations and execution methods are most effective, essentially legalizing torture in order to achieve their goals. While capital punishment was once viewed as a humane medical procedure, it can now be likened to a serial killer searching for his niche.


Hollywood should stop with needless remakes

TV shows and movies, in their original form- with their unique interplay of dialogue, visuals, costumes, actors, jokes, and a million other details- capture a unique moment in time and culture. If the content from years back is a bit different than what we see nowadays, that’s something to be valued, not something to be diluted and repackaged under the exact same title.