Daniel W. Rasmus, the principal analyst at Serious Insights, is a writer, poet and strategist who lives outside of Seattle, WA.
A Departure From Everything: An Interview With Ben Browder of 'Outlaws and Angels' | 17 Nov 2016 // 2:30 AM
Sci-fi icon Ben Browder discusses his new film, his sci-fi past, and the ambiguous nature of heroes and villains.
"It's not something you get to play very often": Interview with Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Clark Gregg | 11 Jul 2016 // 9:00 PM
Clark Gregg shares his insights on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., the MCU, and whether his Lip Sync Battle moment influences his performance.
Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics | 27 Feb 2014 // 8:30 PM
Uncharted puts the "big data" of Google Books through the lens of a tool called Ngram, but the meaning of the results, and even their validity, turn a great read into a cautionary tale.
'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.': "The Good Samaritan" Leans Too Heavily on the Supernatural | 29 Nov 2016 // 3:00 AM
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. gets a little too magical for a science fiction series, with decidedly mixed results.
'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Season 4: Putting the Marvel Universe Through a Blender | 10 Nov 2016 // 3:15 AM
I still love the Marvel universe, and the characters in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., but I can't help but find myself imagining Weird Al Yankovic turning this season into a spoof sung to Alanis Morissette's "Isn't It Ironic".
The Strange Changes: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Season Three and Its Real-World Analogues | 29 Sep 2015 // 1:30 AM
The fallout from the events of season two of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. serves as an excellent metaphor for contemporary social and political shifts
Emerald City Comic-Con 2015, Day One: 'Rawr!' | 7 Apr 2015 // 4:10 AM
The practical reality of digital comics is audience engagement, we learn from Rawr! creator Hannah McGill, and maybe even a slight return to print.