TV

Why I Loved the New “Lost in Space”

I never watched the original Lost in Space. Except for about five minutes, after watching the new Netflix reboot, because I just got so curious. I was rewarded with the endearing hilarity of watching a man pretend to be on a spacewalk, but without our modern day special effects and gear that make it look at… Continue reading Why I Loved the New “Lost in Space”

Books, TV

The Price of Flesh in “Altered Carbon”

What will happen in the future, when we can disconnect our minds from our bodies? The science fiction novel by Richard K. Morgan and its Netflix adaptation, Altered Carbon, takes a unique approach to this question. It presents us with a bleak vision of what life would be like if we could achieve immortality by discarding our… Continue reading The Price of Flesh in “Altered Carbon”

TV

Why I Finally Fell in Love with “Outlander”

Outlander has become my newest television obsession. Every holiday break, my fiancé is out of town to be with his family for Christmas -- which leaves me with a lot of spare time on my hands that I normally don't have. It also means that any TV shows we are watching together, I have to… Continue reading Why I Finally Fell in Love with “Outlander”