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(Not) Friday Video: Ubasuteyama

In which I (sort of) revive my old Friday Video series…

I found this charming 1925 anime today; I was randomly websurfing while waiting for a long computation to return (it was either websurf or fold the laundry…): … 289 more words


Off Topic

One of my hobbies outside of photography is bicycling.  Up until a few days ago, I had an old Trek Antelope.  Yes it was an old bike, and I was bringing it back to life with new road tires (I don’t do much trail riding any more) custom seat, new cables and etc.  128 more words


Rhetoric and Reality

It’s blatantly obvious that Hollywood is opinionated. We are (quite unfortunately) reminded of their baseless, largely irrational opinions every day.

Their films, however, tend to reflect sensible ideas and ways to cure societal injustices. 576 more words


The Breakup

In his eyes, there was no trace of what had happened between us earlier and I could feel something inside me break.

We stood there, looking at each other, saying nothing. 154 more words


Lucha Libre Fanfiction

The popularity of Lucha Libre has inspired different forms of fanfiction, including short stories, novels, film, and anime.  Canadian filmmaker Milad Alamkhany has developed a concept for a film which follows the lives of three best friends on the streets of Mexico City.  175 more words

My Thoughts on The Godfather

In my personal list of greatest films of all time, The Godfather is in second place. I could perhaps say it’s the greatest fictional (not based on a true story) film of all time. 646 more words


Traffik (2018)


No, not the Steven Soderbergh film. This one is spelt wrong for some reason. Getting past the really dumb title, I was sort of interested in this film after the trailer. 401 more words