As far as I can see, there's no reason not to take the USAir water-landing story at face value. This image is certainly laden with semiotic power, however.
Saturday, January 17, 2009
Friday, January 16, 2009
I don't know much about The Transformers, but it seems the new film is going to head into familiar territory.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009
A. Magnius Publius points us to the 17/33 synchs of this article:
The nearly continuous 33-hour observation will be conducted on Jan 15-16 as part of a demonstration at the opening event for the International Year of Astronomy 2009 (IYA 2009) in Paris.
"Wounded Eye of Horus" in promo poster outside theater
and the dumbest tagline ever.
WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS
Well, me and the missus and I trekked up to the frozen gateway of the New Jersey Skylands to see The Day the Earth Stood Still (finally).
We caught a matinee while I was catching a breather from work. If you want to know why I don't write much about all of the latest movies, maybe the fact that it cost 17 bucks for two tickets to a matinee showing of a month-old movie will explain that.
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Ben Fairhall has been following the strange goings-on and wildly-conflicting cover stories dealing with the smashed turbine in Lincolnshire. Whatever happened there is open to debate, but the goon squad has been called in nonetheless.
Monday, January 12, 2009
Sunday, January 11, 2009
Tonight we have the poor man's Oscars, the 66th Annual Golden Globes. Fascinating art in light of recent events: an uber-phallic illuminated obelisk flanked by a gauntlet of Phoenix palm trees.