Every time a seemingly random act of violence occurs, our brains rely on social and cultural clues to bring some sense of reason to what is potentially unreasonable. Our brains, however, have another natural response to contradicting stimuli or irrational behavior; and that's called "cognitive dissonance." Cognitive dissonance occurs when one is aware that something… Continue reading Maybe our relationship with video games isn’t so simple
Recently I purchased Mass Effect 2. One of the most anticipated sequels to come out this year. I was really excited about this release and I couldn't wait to get my hands on it. The first game featured great story telling with multiple morality choices and endings, and a variety of diverse characters. The game… Continue reading Mass Effect 2 – Now what do I do with my life?!