AS EZIO SAYS IN REVELATIONS WHEN RECRUITING NEW ASSASSINS, "Fight for more than just your life." And throughout Assassin's Creed this thread is woven: fighting for a cause, for others, and for integrity is of a higher nature than fighting for your own gain, or simply to survive.
THUS BEGINS a 10-PART SERIES examining the various titles, characters, and dynamics—literary and psycho-social—that make the popular game what it is. Dare to approach, finally, a chilling theory about the entire storyline that may explain more than even the game-makers intended us to know....
CREAKILY SHUFFLING ACROSS THE HOT SANDS OF THE BAHAMAS, Ozombie Bin Hidin' eyes a gorgeous, plush, beach towel. He puts it on his C.I.A. tab, along with an icy Manhattan, and looks for some shade.
I LAUGHED ALOUD when I realized one thread actually being discussed on this world-wild Internet was "Does Donald Trump's rise to power more resemble Hitler's or Mussolini's?" But here we are. Clearly, it's Obama's fault.
SPEAK THE M-WORD WITH PRIDE. It is not a curse, no matter who wields it as such. Let the world know. Be bold.
THE DAYS THAT WE LONGED FOR IN JANUARY have arrived, spilling all the gold promised at our feet. The wind is warm, the rain and mildew of Winter are gone, at night, the fan sings us lullabies.
HOW ARE WE TO FEEL SATISFIED in our day, when so many are hanging on by a thread? How do we remain full, in a world starving for peace? How do we find bliss when people are being gunned down in the street under color [...]
YET, HER AND I DIDN'T GO DOWN THAT ROAD. She didn't ask me if I remembered her, or talk about how we met. And I didn't bring any of it up, either. I don't know...maybe we knew the night was a singular one.
AND IN THE NAME OF AN UNBROKEN TRAIN RIDE, people live holding their breath. Sucking in their bellies and desires and dreams and hiding their eyes from the demons they love to watch dance.
THE TRUTH IS we are nearly completely inured to the undeveloped soul of our society, and to the crass, thuggish, bullying, immature voice our nation uses to converse with itself.
ON THE SURFACE, it would appear that LATISM is just another of the thousands of “grass-roots” start-ups trying to find its niche in American society but a deeper look is necessary for those who care for our culture and community's health.
THERE ARE A FEW WAYS to be destroyed by a corrupt culture. One is to be snuffed out by the ongoing injustice. And another is to rise by employing that same injustice.