Fat. Like, Walmart fat.
If that’s not a thing yet it should be.
Holy shit it is cold as balls in Connecticut.
I’m in New Haven for a pre-production workshop and god damn it is cold. What the fuck, Connecticut?
10 Things Men and Boys Can Do to Stop Human... →
cyclingagainstslavery: An interesting read that makes quite a few good points. Found via the Somaly Mam Foundation’s Facebook page. When it comes to gender equality and combatting harmful attitudes towards sex, many men I know don’t realise the damage they’re doing by justifying undesirable behaviour through labelling it “harmless” and “just a bit of fun”. It’s time to realise just how big a...
Is This the Future of Punctuation!? →
markcoatney: By contrast, use of the semicolon is dwindling. Although colons were common as early as the 14th century, the semicolon was rare in English books before the 17th century. It has always been regarded as a useful hybrid—a separator that’s also a connector—but it’s a trinket beloved of people who want to show that they went to the right school. More surprising is the eclipse of the...
Throw a ball in the air; at its apex it snaps 36... →
Military applications? Travel photography? Museums/monuments/other big spaces? I’d love to see such a shot in Grand Central or Zuccotti Park.
Pretty sure "Drunk" is the point where you tell...
I'm pretty glad I've been reading all the articles...
That validates the countless hours I’ve spent online over the last five months, right?
The Atlantic: 12 Ways to Mess Up Your Kids →
Two ways to read this article: as a resource for writing family relationships in a screenplay, and as a checklist for ways you’re already screwed up.
Things Keep Happening
screenwritingtips: Events transpire, progress is made, and the march of time, uh… marches onward. Here are some things you might have missed: I was interviewed by tireless writing ninja Brad Sorensen over at Stealmyscript.com. We discussed everything from stealing script ideas, to how the book came about, to where I get the material for this here blog. Check it out. … … As you...
Big Ideas | LCD Soundsystem From the soundtrack...
Banksyish Wall St protest poster idea:
Cops/firemen spraying protesters with a firehose, but instead of water a stream of orange netting emerges.