darkbloom
skahammer
darkbloom
Oct 13 2015
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This is a beautiful example of analytic thinking arriving at nonobvious solutions from general assumptions. You can be on my project team anytime.

Jul 31 2015
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I was, and still am, amazed at the Kids filmmakers’ assertion that most of the dialogue was indeed written by (then-unknown) Harmony Korine — and wasn’t, say, polished by a pro or improvised on-set. Read more

Jul 16 2015
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I don’t know who chose the name Pillar of Autumn for the HALO cruiser, but I’ve always thought that was brilliant. Like what an Olympic god would name his chariot.

Jul 13 2015
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Okay, then I’m going to start calling out all the porn stars who constantly DM my Twitter! See how they like that!

Jul 8 2015
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I’m mostly innocent of the intricacies of public relations, but I can never understand why a company like this would respond to public inquiries about their clients with anything more extensive than: Read more

Jun 5 2015
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If the Star Wars Holiday Special couldn’t ruin sci-fi, then nothing can.

May 27 2015
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“Most people who write memoirs wait until it is too late, when old age has dulled their feelings and blurred their memories. I was lucky to write my memoirs halfway through my life, when memories were fresh and feelings still raw.” Read more

May 21 2015
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On OSX, Task Manager is an item under the “Window” Menu. There’s no preset keyboard shortcut for it that I know of.

May 12 2015
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That’s fine. I draw the “classic/modern” line between The Green Berets and Catch-22/M*A*S*H, myself.
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May 12 2015
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Jarhead is seriously underrated. Impeccable editing (Walter Murch). I’ve watched that film ten times and it seems to whoosh by in 45 minutes every time. Read more

Apr 8 2015
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Half these movies will have come and gone already by the time this page finally finishes loading.

Apr 1 2015
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The name "Sage Steele" rightfully belongs to the hardest-drinkin' high-desert honky-tonk guitarist you ever heard, and I'm not considering any arguments to the contrary. Thank you.