What Makes an Internet Troll an Internet Troll

[AUTHOR’S NOTE: This was written for The Broad Street Bully, a blog and podcast my friend Drew and I started based off of our mutual interest in the Philadelphia Flyers. See it on http://broadstreetbully.net.]

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If I were going to write a book, here is one idea I would consider:

A lot of books and movies today are pretty terrible in their basic premise and plot.  I came up with one that I think are pretty good and would make a pretty decent book, which could then be adapted into movies.  I don’t think there’s much franchising we could do with this idea, but I think that they would make a lot of people spend some money to find out what ultimately happens.  Good news for me: if I see that people eventually do something with this idea who aren’t me, I think I can get some money out of the whole situation since this is a dated and timestamped post on the internet where these ideas are technically copyrighted by me.  Or, at least, I hope that’s how it works. Continue reading “If I were going to write a book, here is one idea I would consider:”

An Edited 9/11 Tribute

My dad is a volunteer firefighter, and Vice President of the company, in Westampton.  He asked me to proofread a piece he wrote that will be submitted to their website and possibly used in their new display room that includes a piece of the World Trade Center steel.  He gave me carte blanche to edit as I saw necessary, and after a half hour of tweaks and rewriting sentences, this is the result:  Continue reading “An Edited 9/11 Tribute”