Daniel W. Rasmus, the principal analyst at Serious Insights, is a writer, poet and strategist who lives outside of Seattle, WA.
Retracing Classic TV With 'Twin Peaks the Entire Mystery' | 14 Nov 2014 // 4:30 AM
This restoration of the television classic will remind you of all that was wonderful and odd, sweet and quirky, intriguing and terrifying about Twin Peaks.
Deconstructing the Game Show | 22 Sep 2014 // 11:23 AM
Craig Ferguson has won his own game show in becoming a celebrity, and he's parlayed his winnings into being the host of The Celebrity Name Game with a chance to challenge the institution that turns so many everyday people into predictable, cookie-cutter contestants.
Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics | 27 Feb 2014 // 9:30 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.: Season 3, Episode 1 - "Laws of Nature" | 1 Oct 2015 // 11:21 AM
The arrival of the Inhumans creates the central tension in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. “Laws of Nature"
'1995': The Year the Netscape and Internet Explorer Wars Began | 26 May 2015 // 10:05 PM
Netscape, Internet Explorer, Amazon, the Oklahoma City bombing, the O.J. Simpson trial, the Bosnian peace talks and the year President Clinton met Monica Lewinsky.
The Strange Changes: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Season Three and Its Real-World Analogues | 29 Sep 2015 // 2:30 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 // 5:10 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.