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    Ridiculous Lawsuits

    by  • October 13, 2011 • Cinema, News, Nonsense • 0 Comments

    I’ve been wanting to see Drive — I’m a little afraid to watch it because it looks rather violent. Also, it has the dreaded 1.4 critical-to-popular approval ratio on Rotten Tomatoes — I can usually do okay with 1.25 and below, but 1.4 is pretty damn high for my blood. Well, it looks like...

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    Samwise is Sad

    by  • August 4, 2011 • Cinema, Events, News, Nonsense • 1 Comment

    So, the markets are a complete disaster area today — even gold is down, and marginal safe haven commodity silver (SLV) has bombed atrociously just after climbing out of the crater of a crash from two months back.  But I had to laugh when I looked at CNN and found them reusing an image...

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    Language Grievance

    by  • June 20, 2011 • Bad Personal Philosophy, News, Nonsense • 2 Comments

    Not such a good night’s sleep, alas, but the morning has promise. Was ingesting my usual dose of morning news when I came across this article: Washington (CNN) — It’s mid-June, a perfect time to visit the beach to watch porpoises play in the surf or seagulls strut the sand — or you could...

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