Monday, February 14, 2011

"A Revolution Well Done'": Cenk Uyger After Mubarak Steps Down In Egypt

Cenk Uyger has to be one of my favorite political analysts and newsmen on TV and I have been watching him for years, however this newest clip of him sums up my own feelings regarding the revolution in Egypt as an Iranian-American (would love to be on MSNBC as his news partner):

Friday, February 4, 2011

Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world

"Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems? Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how."

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