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OK, Maybe Centrism Really Is Bad for Your Brain

We're going to raise the level of public debate in this dog pound, and let that be our legacy.
Rob Zacny
a day ago
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So, I Ran an Elementary School Protection Racket

"Anyway, here's Con Law."
Rob Zacny
12.6.18
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Finally, We Have an Excuse to Explain Evangelion

Plus, a version of UFC history with perhaps too much context, and a story about a famous restaurant without enough.
Rob Zacny
11.29.18
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Happy Thanksgiving: Here Are Two Approaches to Classic Horror Conventions

We look at 'The Dream Door' and 'The Ballad of Black Tom' and consider how each plays with well-known genre influences.
Rob Zacny
11.22.18
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Wrestling with the Contradictions of Lil Peep's Posthumous Final Album

On a grimly musical Waypoints, the gang discusses 'Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 2' and 'Let England Shake', as well as complicated legacies.
Rob Zacny
11.15.18
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We Talk about the Election, 'Forgotten Men' and Bad Men Best Forgotten

Remedial social Darwinism with Newt.
Rob Zacny
11.8.18
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This Week's Waypoints Is About Repression, Nature, and Escape

The struggle to relate to one another, and to our world.
Rob Zacny
10.31.18
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The Unexpected Realness of 'Haunting of Hill House,' a Drama With Ghosts

We talk about Instagram harassment, 'Looper,' and 'The Haunting of Hill House' on Waypoints.
Danielle Riendeau
10.17.18
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It's Always Darkest Right Before Pitch-Black

The systems we build, the systems we need to fix, and the ones we need to dismantle.
Rob Zacny
10.10.18
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Cleveland Browns Fandom, Horrible Fates, Existential Despair, and Injustice

That's one topic on the second 'Waypoints', but what about the other three?
Rob Zacny
9.27.18
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The Intertwining Ambiguity and Terror of 'Mandy' and 'Twin Peaks'

In the first edition of our new pop culture podcast, Waypoints, we dig into some of our favorite media old and new.
Waypoint Staff
9.19.18