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Searching for Justice in Watchmen

Humanity's desire for retribution can be genuine and good, but Alan Moore's Watchmen shows us how our solutions for injustice are unjust and fall short.

2020 Summer Reading (Since Vacation is Cancelled)

Social distancing may keep you from catching that vacation, but it won't keep you from catching up on your reading this summer.

Longing for a True Ending: Star Wars The Clone Wars

As Clone Wars recently enjoyed its third finale, Steven Dobek reflects our desire for a true and final conclusion to the evil that plagues our world.

Animal Crossing and Our Yearning for Paradise

From the moment I watched Tom Nook’s promotional video highlighting his new Deserted Island Getaway Package, I knew I was about to go into crushing Bell debt. There was no way I could resist the allure of enjoying a pristine island with my family and cultivating it into a paradise. The day after launch, my […]

Love Like Abed

Jon felt challenged by Abed to consider those that others might have overlooked as worthy of his love and affection.

What’s a Story Worth?: Final Fantasy VII Remake and the History of Storytelling

In light of recent controversy about whether Final Fantasy VII Remake is telling a complete story, Connor Felty shares how storytelling has changed over the years and asks us to consider what a digital, interactive story is worth.

The Knowledge of Good and Evil in Tomb Raider

In Tomb Raider, writer Matthew Birdzell says evil and suffering can tempt us to fight fire with fire. But friends can anchor us to overcome evil with good.

How to Run Your Very Own Online Trivia Night

Whether you're a trivia night regular or just curious, our quick start guide for running an online trivia night will have your friends and family showing off their obscure knowledge in no time.

12 Bingeable Shows that Restore our Faith in Humanity

With all of our increased screen time, the Love Thy Nerd writers have compiled a list of TV and anime that restore our faith in humanity.

Final Fantasy XV, Joy, and the Pandemic

Joy can feel unimportant during dangerous times like the coronavirus pandemic, but Final Fantasy XV shows how we always need it, especially amid dark times.