Category Out of the Box

Triumph of the Mind

One thing I found out during London 2012, is that when I have little spare time, the Olympics aren’t really interesting. I remember the days of my high-school and university life, when I would sit around the TV and watch swimming or judo for a whole day. I knew all the records of athletics, and […]

Academicism

A few days ago I was at a friend’s place in Jerusalem, and re-watched the second half of Dogma. It is a glorious movie, which has that rare quality of being ridiculous and witty simultaneously. Its subject is the catholic religion, but at my umpteenth time watching the movie, I noticed how many other fields can be parodied similarly. […]