social commentary

pill piece (aka doped up)

Doped Up

I collaborated on this piece – commentary about the over-prescribing of drugs in America. It is meant to be an interactive piece in an art gallery. My role: technical consulting, circuit design, programming, solderingWorked with: Sharon

NonAd Block

A Chrome extension that shows you the Internet the way content creators want you to see it: by blocking any content that is NOT an ad. It helps you focus on the important parts of webpages. Created for the Stupid

Nerd PSA on Portlandia

This “Nerd PSA” on Portlandia caused some outrage online. Does the “fake geek girl” archetype exist, or are they also allowed to like things?

Penny Arcade fake geek girls comic

Penny Arcade – Fake Geek Girls

On the topic of “fake geek girls”, this PA comic sums the emotional backlash in response to the stereotype. [Penny Arcade – Simulacra]