The Arrogance of Ignorance

I love TV and film. I love books and journalism more, of course, but laziness often makes me enjoy plots unfurl through video media rather than print books/magazines. The title of this post comes from Prime Video's┬áThe Man in the High Castle.┬áSpecifically, it comes from the Long Island Nazi, Obengrupperfuhrer John Smith...holy shit that's a…Read more The Arrogance of Ignorance


Jiu-Jitsu and Weapons in TV/Movies

Note: this one may be a bit long. Was watching Hawaii Five-O on Netflix earlier today, and absolutely tripped towards the end of the episode. Lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly, one of the main characters, is thrown into a street-guard situation, and "night-night"s his attacker using a triangle choke armbar. I swear, I jumped up and…Read more Jiu-Jitsu and Weapons in TV/Movies