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Signal To Noise

Signal To Noise

Like everyone else right now, I’m trying to process what’s happened. I feel profound sadness. I’m mournful for what was and fearful for what will be. There was much about a Hillary Clinton presidency from which I would have benefited;…

Sideways in Reverse

Sideways in Reverse

An objective we strive for on this blog is honesty and transparency; to share how we walk through our lives, what feelings and thoughts accompany us along the way, and which approaches we choose to embrace. For that to work,…

Žižek on Wisdom

Žižek on Wisdom

Personally, one of the most interesting and entertaining modern philosophers is Slavoj Žižek. If you’re not acquainted then I highly recommend checking out his many works and lectures. I based a large part of my analysis of the film SNOWPIERCER…

Teaching Civics in the Year of The Donald

Teaching Civics in the Year of The Donald

Earlier this year, I asked my 8th grade social studies class to raise their hand if they would be turning fourteen before November.  Most of them raised their hands.  “That means,” I told them, “that you will be able to…

Start Making Sense

Start Making Sense

Having lately dealt with repeated clashes on my Facebook page from sharing politically-oriented articles, which were promptly berated by family members, the readings I present here gave me additional clarity about what was happening. They provided a framework that helped me…

Interdigitized’s Additions and Changes for 2015

Interdigitized’s Additions and Changes for 2015

We took a bit of a hiatus from Interdigitized over this holiday break, but now it’s the New Year and we’re ready to get back into the swing of things. This site is not yet ripe enough for a complete…