Martin Stellinga Posts

November 25, 2022 / Politics
Art is politics

I sometimes post about politics on this blog. I get told off about that. For example, I once got the following reply to a post on current politics: ‘Celebrities, authors, and others who depend on an audience should think twice before posting opinions.’ But really: all art is opinion and politics.

November 18, 2022 / Reviews
Mass Effect

Mass Effect 1 is one of the games I love dearly. I played it six times on my XBox 360. It has been over a decade since the original trilogy ended, and I finished replaying the remaster last week. Time to look at that controversial ending again.

November 11, 2022 / Politics
November 4, 2022 / Reviews
Hawkeye poster

The TV series Hawkeye came out almost a year ago. I finally reached it on my to-watch list recently. Some thoughts.

October 28, 2022 / Science
Light of a sunset

Light is everywhere. By day it shines down on us from the sun, by night it comes from our lamps. But how well do we really understand it?