“I say this over and over again; this is not a system that belongs to Tayyip Erdogan” It’s really never a good sign when a person one refers to himself in the third person. “I am a mere mortal… i can die at any time.” and more importantly has to… Continue Reading Why the world is worried about Turkey

sit on this curvy couch and deliver a bizarre mix of internet conspiracy theories, Sharia law is now changing everything. general absurdity, Nickelodeon is pushing a global warming agenda. And whatever the hell is going on here. It’s the Fox show that’s so bad you can’t help but laugh at… Continue Reading The Trump-Fox & Friends feedback loop, explained

“Michael, welcome to the White House.” This is the 40th president of the United States, Ronald Wilson Reagan, and Michael Joseph Jackson. 1984 Michael Jackson. “For Michael Jackson brings a thrill a minute to his millions of fan.” “We have quite a few young folks in the White House who… Continue Reading Why the US drinking age is 21

So I was watching Hannity’s show a few weeks ago and something really weird happened. It was November 5th and the show was airing from a Trump rally in Missouri. It’s election eve. We’re in the great Show-Me State. How are we all doing? And while Hannity’s show is always… Continue Reading Fox News keeps breaking its own rules

This is the Stena Impero, a British oil tanker traveling through the Persian Gulf. On July 19th 2019, it was on its way to Saudi Arabia when it received a radio message from Iranian naval forces. Later, the Stena Impero was dramatically boarded and seized. Using speed boats and helicopters… Continue Reading Why the US and Iran are fighting over this tiny waterway

Neither of these explosions are actually real. This one, known as a physical, or special effect, happened on set, and is much more colorful than in reality. And this one, a computer animation, is created using an algorithm. So what are we technically seeing onscreen? We have to create these… Continue Reading This Is Not a Real Explosion, Here’s How Physics Made It Happen