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PODCAST: The Worlds Response To Russia

PODCAST: The World’s Response To Russia

Kamiran Hinton, Jackson Bogan, and Lucas Grubb March 17, 2022
The world's response to Russia with sanctions and other restrictions can be viewed as too much or not enough. In this episode, we discuss that topic.
Orthodontics Practiced In Dental Advanced Studies

Orthodontics Practiced In Dental Advanced Studies

Kamiran Hinton March 8, 2022
Dental students have moved on from their unit on suturing, now beginning to learn and practice orthodontics in the lab.
America needs to take control of its military

America needs to take control of its military

Kamiran Hinton November 2, 2021
The American defense budget is way higher than it should be and we could have a more effective and cheaper military if we nationalized procurement.
Explore the dark world in “Deltarune”

Explore the dark world in “Deltarune”

Kamiran Hinton October 21, 2021
'Deltarune' is a fantastic game in plenty of ways; given its price of free, it's an excellent use of your time if you want a JRPG experience.
Karen Needs To See The Manager

“Karen” Needs To See The Manager

Kamiran Hinton September 29, 2021
"Karen" is a film that has high goals, but overall fails to accomplish them.
PODCAST: The accuracy of political simulation in video games

PODCAST: The accuracy of political simulation in video games

Kamiran Hinton and Jackson Bogan April 30, 2021
In this episode, learn about political sims in the game industry, and the accuracy of politics in games.
We have bigger issues than other countries problems

We have bigger issues than other countries’ problems

Kamiran Hinton April 29, 2021
In the past 30 years the U.S. has intervened in many other countries for the purpose of power projection. Regardless of the justification for it, those countries should be able to handle themselves more.
PRO/CON: Everything in moderation

PRO/CON: Everything in moderation

Kamiran Hinton April 6, 2021
While the second amendment precludes the banning of firearms, guns should still be reasonably limited following its intended purpose.
PODCAST: Lack of innovation in the gaming industry

PODCAST: Lack of innovation in the gaming industry

Kamiran Hinton and Jackson Bogan March 17, 2021
In this episode, learn about innovation in the game industry, and the trend of recent releases in games.
COVID-19’s Long Lasting Impact on Vegas

COVID-19’s Long Lasting Impact on Vegas

Kamiran Hinton March 2, 2021
With COVID-19 impacting some industries more than others, Vegas has been hit hard with its reliance on tourism.
PODCAST: Microtransactions in games, how to implement them

PODCAST: Microtransactions in games, how to implement them

Kamiran Hinton and Jackson Bogan February 23, 2021
In this episode, learn about microtransactions, and their history in gaming, as well as how some developers have toyed with the idea of in-game purchases.
Barely making a dent

Barely making a dent

Kamiran Hinton February 18, 2021
Reddit made a play with the GME stock, leading to multiple hedge funds losing money.