… A man said he bought 320 tickets to “Serenity” and on Sept. 30 stood in front of Regal Cinema Cascade 16 theater and gave them away.
It could have been a crazy promotion by Universal Pictures. Or maybe he was just a crazed fan willing to drain his savings account for the love of a movie. … Continue reading [Culture] Take me out to the black
Having a cop as a best friend means that you often get to hear the wonderful stories about how folks act like idiots when they get pulled over. He’s often told me of the things that I should do if I ever get pulled over (besides handing them the PBA card). Continue reading [Personal] I don’t think he’s part of the other 10%
Joi Ito has this to say about his personal style of blogging. Make sure that you understand this is written from the standpoint of “you” referring back to himself. He’s calling himself stupid and telling himself to take a point of view. Don’t misread this and think he’s calling the reader stupid. In any case, it’s well summarized and something worth considering as we write our own blogs. Continue reading [Personal] Decent advice
… By the way, did you notice I spelled disturbing incorrectly in the first sentence? I did it on purpose, because *that’s* how disturbing the story was, and I wanted to emphasize it. … Continue reading [Personal] Ode to Edmund Patterson
… However, while I might be bashing my expected quality, I certainly can’t bash their content. They’ve got a preview of the first 9 minutes of Serenity (via TheMovieBlog.com). I’ve seen the movie, but I figured the first 9 minutes could keep me happy until I saw it again. Maybe it can be used to tease those of you who haven’t gotten to the theater yet, and won’t this weekend either. … Continue reading [Culture] You can’t take the sky from me
… Imagine my surprise then, when I saw a comment in my post concerning Peter S. Beagle the other day from Connor Cochran, Peter’s business manager. This is my first real comment from outside my own friends community. Somehow this guy found out I made a post about the issue and took the time to come here and read about it. … Continue reading [Personal] Peter S. Beagle followup
.. Every Thursday Nodwick gets updated. Every thursday Aaron has some links at the bottom that are usually “must follows”. … Continue reading [Geek] Too many Nodwick links today!
… Orson Scott Card reviews Serenity…. … I liked the article. It’s nice to see an author’s take on a movie, as they’ll have a totally different approach on how to deconstruct it. … Continue reading [Culture] Take my love, take my land