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Ditka in ad for Republican gubernatorial candidate

 Da Coach has weighed in on Da Campaign for Illinois governor. Former Chicago Bears football coach Mike Ditka appears in a new TV ad for Republican candidate Bruce. It aired Sunday during a broadcast of the Bears game against the Buffalo Bills. The 30-second spot plays off Ditka’s reputation as a tough, no-nonsense task master. […] Read More →

First trailer for ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’ multiplayer released

Developer Sledgehammer Games just showed off the first footage of “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare” in advance of Germany’s Gamescom conference, which begins tomorrow, and it looks to be a fairly substantial departure from other entries in the long-running franchise.  The first trailer of the multiplayer mode showcases the many new features at the disposal of […] Read More →

New info revealed on Microsoft’s Halo: Nightfall series

SPOILER WARNING: This article contains minor spoilers that some readers may wish to avoid.  Last week, as part of massive layoffs at the company, Microsoft announced plans to close Xbox Entertainment Studios, the division responsible for producing original programming for the Xbox platform. But Microsoft reassured fans of its Halo franchise that the two live-action […] Read More →

GTA V trailer gets real-world remake as ‘GTA Madrid’

Andy Weir,    A couple of weeks ago, a video emerged comparing Grand Theft Auto V as it will appear on the PlayStation 4 with the version already released for the PS3. The comparison of the game’s graphics on the new-generation consoles versus the older models highlighted some considerable improvements in the PS4 version.  But for those […] Read More →

Video game athletes battling it out in California

The nation’s video game athletes have gathered in Southern California to battle aliens and bad guys for cash and glory. More than 1,000 eSports players are taking part in the Major League Gaming Championships in Anaheim, which began Friday and run through Sunday, the Orange County Register (http://bit.ly/1nUF0qa ) reported. The contestants don special headphones […] Read More →

“What Is The Hegelian Dialectic?”

Coyote Prime – by Stirling “The individual is handicapped by coming face-to-face witha conspiracy so monstrous he cannot believe it exists.”- J. Edgar Hoover  “Why is it important for you to understand the subject of the Hegelian Dialectic? Because it is the process by which all change is being accomplished in society today. More importantly, […] Read More →

The Government Real Estate Monopoly

 The least understood but most consequential characteristic of government is that it operates on and derives all of its influence from its real estate roots. Governmental organizations of all sizes have been based, since they first were organized over ten thousand years ago, on control of real estate. Whoever controls a piece of real estate […] Read More →

Violent Video Games And Mass Murder

 The few times I have written an article about the possible connection between violent acts and violent video games, I immediately receive responses from readers who say, “I’ve played violent video games for years, and they have not affected me negatively. I’m perfectly capable of distinguishing between fantasy and reality.” Perhaps that is so, but […] Read More →