Monthly Archives: June 2006
Usually after we watch a movie I try to write up some kind of review before I begin reading the critics’ articles. I want to make sure no one else influences my opinions, but after we saw “Superman Returns” I just had to see what other people had written. Frankly, their opinions have surprised me. […]
The (short) Superman Review: Damn. Go see that movie. Right now. I’ll post a more comprehensive review later tonight, but by all means go see it without reading my jibber-jabber. Not kidding. Go.
What is three decades old, covered in a cold sweat, and squeals like a four year old girl? Me, in about two hours in the theater when I hear that big John Williams score in Dolby Digital while watching the new “Superman” flick. I’ll have a review up at the end of the day. Oh, […]
Yeah, I realize my Daily Link Dump was late and that it also looks awful. Sorry. Blogger sucks. I’m in the process changing hosts. Bear with me.
Dust Art- via Austin American-Statesman Much better than the tired old “Wash Me.” He-Man Vs The Big Lebowski- via YouTube At least this isn’t another one of those mashups that make He-Man and Duncan look gay. Just in case you haven’t seen The Big Lebowski there’s an awful lot of swearing, so if you’re at […]
I’m sure you’ve heard about Al Gore’s movie “An Inconvenient Truth?” If not, it’s a documentary about the impact of global warming on our environment. Recently the Associated Press contacted 100 scientists and asked them their opinion on the film and they overwhelmingly agreed that Gore did a very good job presenting the scientific facts […]
links for 2006-06-27 Hacking Iraq- via The Localist “For now, at least, 350 soldiers in Iraq are free to post to their blogs, watch pornography, and order cans of spaghetti-os from Amazon.” An amazing story about soldiers setting up and paying for their own networks to plug into the internet. Man says he’s on heroin […]
links for 2006-06-26 Cows pursue dog walker into bog- via BBC news “A man and his dog had to be rescued from a bog in Devon after being chased by a herd of cows.” I’m at a loss for words… Greek Bike Accident 1- via YouTube Greek drivers are crazy. And even crazier are the […]
Well, it looks like my domain name works properly again. Sorry about the little meltdown, but on the plus side at least it got fixed within two days. Now things can return to normal”¦relatively speaking”¦
links for 2006-06-25 Snakes on a Plane Early Auditions- via YouTube Aside from Jay Mohr this guy does the best Walken impersonation I’ve ever seen. How to write good “Even if a mixed metaphor sings, it should be derailed.”