Cowboy Bebop turns twenty years old this year. Since its premiere in 1998, its audacity of style, its inventiveness combined with an evident work ethic have remained unique. There are plenty of other great anime series but none have so successfully divested themselves of any established genre, something its creative team did quite intentionally as the original release featured the tagline, “a...View more »
I Was Under the Impression That the United States Did Not Negotiate With Terrorists
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The Vietnamese poboy. Another sandwich on my list to try. We have a large Vietnamese community in town. A number of varieties. Only two more sandwiches left after this. Then a diet and Tab cola.Read more Read Banh mi Viet Nam - Bánh mì
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Adobe is most known for their suite of graphic design software, including industry standards like Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Right now, you can master all of Adobe’s most popular software with The Complete Adobe CC Training Bundle, featuring over 65 hours of training for just $29, hundreds off its usual price. See full details here.
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Let him that is no coward nor no flatterer
But dare maintain the party of the truth
Pluck a red rose from off this thorn with me
So speaks one of the parties in the origin story William Shakespeare imagined for the War of the Roses in his Henry VI: Part I. It’s not considered one of Shakespeare’s best plays—in fact, not considered altogether a Shakespeare play but widely believed to be a product...View more »
Directed by Peter Hyams. Michael Douglas, Yaphet Kotto, Hal Holbrook, Sharon Gless. Extra-legal proceedings to get unwanted criminals off the street not surprisingly doesn’t work so well when put into practice. I think I saw this on TV way back when, and was trying to find it while watching the Peter Hyams movies of that period: Capricorn One, Outland, Running Scared, The Presidio,...View more »
How much volition is involved in the ways people become important to one another? Presumably it varies on a case by case basis, which is one of the things that makes Seijun Seisuki’s 1991 film Yumeji a bit dizzying. A post-modernist nightmare version of a biography of painter and poet Yumeji Takehisa, Suzuki portrays the artist lost in a reality where the relationships between people...View more »
Update: Sold outHow to Put a Movie Theater in Your Home on the Cheap
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Do you really love espresso? If the answer isn’t a resounding yes, then this is not for you. Maybe scroll through these instead.
For those of you who are still here, let me tell you about an espresso machine that makes cafe-quality espresso that won’t require you to spend $5,000 and dedicate an entire wing of your house to espresso making. The Breville Dual Boiler fits on your countertop and...View more »
It seems at the beginning of the 2013 Doctor Who audio play Daleks Among Us that it’s going to be a nice, paranoid tale about an Orwellian dystopia. The aftermath of the humans winning against the Daleks on Earth eerily has the governing humans enforcing a constant rewriting of history and now Daleks can’t even be mentioned. This is justified by the fact that humans turned on each other after...View more »
Sure the bacon and brisket burger sounds good, but wouldn’t it be extra enticing if you could see the char marks and the fluffy bun before ordering? Snapchat thinks so. The social media app is working with tech startup Kabaq, Digital Trends reports, to create “augmented-reality menus,” starting with burger chain Bareburger.
Kabaq’s website offers a few demos of the technology, which can also...View more »
This weekend, New York City hosted Beautycon, a two-day festival where fans can interact with beauty brands and celebrities for seminars and photo ops. The Glow Up was on hand looking for the latest in black-owned beauty businesses and getting the word on self-care, which seems to be the one thing, besides lipstick, that’s on everyone’s lips this season.
The opening panel discussion on...View more »
Submissions for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid are due June 30. If you want to access grants scholarships, federal student loans or a work-study opportunity, you have around two and half weeks to fill out the FAFSA to qualify (Remember, for federal aid, you have until June 30 after the school year to file. So this June 30, 2018 deadline is for the 2017-2018 school year.)
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You don’t need Bruce Wayne’s fortune to afford the Dark Knight trilogy today. This UHD Blu-ray set includes all three Chris Nolan Batman films in 4K, along with regular 1080p Blu-rays, plus digital copies. At $65, the box set never been cheaper.
Happy Father’s Day, everyone. There’s a new chapter of my infrequently updated web comic, Dekpa and Deborah, online. In this chapter, Deborah’s father is very much on her mind. Enjoy.
Also, Happy Birthday to Setsuko Hara and M.C. Escher.
The best camera is the one you have with you, but with the right bag , that camera can be much better than the one on the back of your smartphone. Since so many people are heading out on vacations over the next few months, we figured it was a good time to ask what we should all use to carry our precious optics.
Obviously, bags come in all shapes and sizes, and we don’t want to limit...View more »