So as reported by CNET — who got it from Reddit, who got it from Facebook — a Netflix viewer had turned on one of David Attenborough’s Planet Earth documentaries, and found something was a little off. The doc was accompanied by subtitles, but they were the wrong subtitles; they were subtitles for Aziz Ansari Live from…
So I’m finally getting on board with Stranger Things, thoroughly enjoying it, and one of the things I’m digging is the score. It has that 80's electronica feel, but it’s cleaner and a little more composed. And it reminds me a lot of this Mark Pritchard project called Global Communication, particularly the 1993 record …
Up from the midfield,
Three meters high —
A new meme has started up on reddit, Donald and Hobbes, where people replace Calvin’s face with Donald Trump’s without changing the text. The cartoons remain surprisingly apt.
Meet Graham. Because you didn’t want to sleep tonight anyway.
“The first Jedi temple. You will never find more adorable beehive huts of slate and puffinry. We must be cautious.”
Stay offa mah lawn!
Wanna know what finding the most heavy metal words in the world of heavy metal lyrics looks like? It looks like this:
This is almost too cool to be true.
There are many reasons to check out Preacher on AMC, but one of them is the careful shot framing designed to add layers to the story without having to explain them. One way this occurs is with the Cormac McCarthy-inspired vignettes with the Virginian traveling through the land of scalps. Another was added this past…
Some of you may have seen this, maybe not. I’m guessing the number of of people here who’ve been following the Euro 2016
football soccer tournament is pretty low (like population me).
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Some of you — maybe all of you (hell, maybe none of you) may have known that Messrs. Jimmy Page and Robert Plant were being SUED in Los Angeles for musical plagiarism. The specific complaint was that the 1971 mega-hit “Stairway to Heaven” lifted its riff from the 1967 instrumental song “Taurus” by California…
Moby has made 4 hours of “really really quiet” (ambient) music for when you “do yoga or sleep or meditate or panic,” and made them free to download from his site and on Spotify.
Been going through items, donating boxes and boxes of stuff to whoever wants them, and in the process dusted off some old Fugazi.
Very strange encounter on the www yesterday. Either I, some anonymous poster using my material, or David Foster Wallace were apparently threatened by an anonymous patriot on 4chan a few years ago.
Breaking news right now: Water has been discovered on the surface of Mars.