Selfish Altruism in Orphan Black

Selfish Altruism in Orphan Black Edwardo Pérez The implicit argument throughout every episode of Orphan Black is that a clone is a clone in physical appearance only – and even then, the physical appearance isn’t an exact duplication. In other words, for Orphan Black, cloning is no different from what occurs with multiple births (twins…

The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Philosophy

The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Philosophy Let’s do the time warp again— By Jeffery L. Nicholas   The Rocky Horror Picture Show is almost—almost—indescribable, unclassifiable. RHPS will celebrate its 40th birthday next year.  After having a rough start, RHPS quickly developed cult status, and many of us, I am sure, have attended at least…