Monthly Archives: September 2005

Film Manipulation

Pal Aaron send me the following link. Apparently, a post-production house organized a competition where assistant editors re-cut trailers for famous movies to try and make them seem like different movies. This is the trailer that won: Click Me! If … Continue reading

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Some Things People Who Know Me Should Know about Me

I’m so open and blunt that it sometimes surprises me when people who’ve known me for thirty years will be surprised by something about me, but Top Management pointed out that even my very bestest friends are rarely around when … Continue reading

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Gambling with History

I read a lot of pieces online and at least a couple times a week I think, hmm…I should put that up on Left of the Dial, mainly so I’ll have easy access to it in the future. This piece … Continue reading

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I decline to accept the end of man

“I decline to accept the end of man. It is easy enough to say that man is immortal simply because he will endure: that when the last ding-dong of doom has clanged and faded from the last worthless rock hanging … Continue reading

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Not Selling Out

Today’s Bruce Springsteen’s birthday. In honor of one of the great non-sell-outs of our times, I present a commencement address by another of our greatest non-sell-outs, Bill Watterson, the brilliant creator of Calvin and Hobbes. Some Thoughts on the Real … Continue reading

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Linkariffic!

So Top Management is back in the line-up today. She’s still not at the top of her game, but her at half-speed is better than three of me at a hundred percent, so… A big shout-out to my homeslice Sarah … Continue reading

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Just So Wrong

Top Management’s under the weather today. Way, way under the weather. And when that happens the world ceases to make sense. All the rest of us kinda stumble around the house in a daze. She’s the rock upon which our … Continue reading

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