Month: March 2009

The downside of unlimited texts

For those of you who have not been initiated, “sexting” is the new trend among fun and flirtatious text messaging. This is the act of sending, receiving, or forwarding risqué, photos of yourself or others through your cell phone. Thanks to technology, photos, e-mail, and videos are easily spread because these features are common to almost every cell phone model.

Who should watch the ‘Watchmen?’

Imagine a world where the president is drunk with the power of his military arsenal, the world is constantly on the brink of nuclear war and anyone who speaks out against the government is a victim of character assassination. While this world may ring true to recent events, it is also the alternate universe that is the setting of Alan Moore’s classic graphic novel “Watchmen.

Pass GO and play musical monopoly

Live Nation and Ticketmaster Entertainment, two of the music industry’s leading event companies, are attempting to join forces and create Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s “premier live entertainment company.” The official press release cites improvements, including access to tickets, ticket pricing options and increasing attendance at live events as the main reasons behind the merger.