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Why we love the Zombie Apocalypse

Why we love the Zombie Apocalypse
The Walking Dead’s ratings Armageddon tells us that the fascination with the Zombie Apocalypse is devouring our attention. Even the recent Warm Bodies—a Twilight-esque take on zombies—has become a respectable movie hit ($54 million and counting). Since George Romero’s foundational Night of the Living Dead came out in 1968, the interest has risen steadily in... Read more »

3D printers will soon make us all gods

3D printers will soon make us all gods
The great thing about technology is that we can pretend to be God—seemingly manipulating reality and performing miracles at the touch of a screen. Soon we will be able to create like God, because 3D printers are coming fast and they can literally make anything, right from the comfort of your own heavenly home. The... Read more »

Facebook causes violent behavior

Facebook causes violent behavior
Information is power, and arguably the greatest conduit for raw information today is Facebook.  But conduits are often not neutral, and when inspected Facebook infects raw information with the power of violence. Yes, this sounds like the next The Avengers movie, with Facebook acting as an evil Tesseract, a cosmic cube with its own nefarious... Read more »
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Leaked video reveals actual model of new Iphone 5

Leaked video reveals actual model of new Iphone 5
The Iphone 5 pre-order sales are through the silicone roof. Long lines are expected when the latest gadget from the Cult of Apple-hu is available at retail stores (and American embassy-style riots when inventory doesn’t meet demand). But nothing is ever as it seems, and behind the alleged release of the Iphone 5 looms a dark agenda. More than... Read more »

Quiz: Are you addicted to the internet?

Quiz: Are you addicted to the internet?
In order to overcome a problem the first step is admitting there is a problem. This requires a lot of courage (or we can just wait until they make an app for courage). At Internet Rehab we are committed in helping you face the reality that you are hopelessly addicted to the web, a slave... Read more »

It's the end of the world as we don't know it

It's the end of the world as we don't know it
I probably should have explained the purpose of this blog before the first article. The name Internet Rehab may seem odd, especially when humanity looks up in awe at the starry brightness of cyberspace. But what if this starry brightness is blinding us from a path leading over a cliff? What if our civilization has... Read more »
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10 Ways to Write a Stupid List Article

10 Ways to Write a Stupid List Article
During our surfing for cyber-salvation, we all have come upon those amazing list articles. How can we not forget alchemical-gold epics like 5 Ways to Cook a Vegetarian or Top 8 Yahoo Serious Movie Scenes. They are informative, insightful, and inspiring. Okay, that’s all I lie. They are Twitter Twinkies in a culture dying of... Read more »
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    Miguel Conner lives in Humboldt Park with his family, patiently waiting for the beginning of the world. He is author of the critically acclaimed Voices of Gnosticism, as well as the post-apocalyptic vampire series The Dark Instinct Trilogy. His fantasy book, The Executioner’s Daughter, will be released late in 2012. His articles, fiction, and reviews have appeared in various publications (likely from editors suffering from ADD). He is the.host of Aeon Byte, a topical podcast on Gnosticism, ancient mysteries, and true conspiracy theories evolving since the beginning of civilization.

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