Life Is a Cruel Game, and Other Lessons of FTL

I don’t mind a tough game now and then. I’ve played action games on Hard and sworn at the screen after some mob of “goddamn fuckers fucked me again, FUCK.” I’ve tried to win difficult races and wailed like a heartbroken tween at missing the mark by just a few milliseconds. I still go back now and…

Reflecting on the Dark Comedy of THE DOUBLE

Imagine a different version of yourself that lacks all your insecurities, that always knows what to say, and that everyone instantly likes. People are drawn to him. Everything goes his way. For him, life is just easy. Would you want to be that person? Could you be that person, if you just got over the…