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Jason Lefkowitz 👻 @jalefkowit

@u2764 I wouldn't point you to one film. I'd point you to the "Every Frame A Painting" series of video essays: youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2w

They break down a bunch of popular films and show you how they work cinematographically, so you can see how they use the camera to tell their stories visually.

Rebecca Hall in the HBO/BBC "Parade's End" is everything.

That is all.

if u bought $1000 of bitcoin in 2009, today youd be the king of spain

if u bought $1000 of bitcoin in 2009, today youd be an Actual Dragon

if u bought $1000 of bitcoin in 2009, today youd be The Moon

An item on my blog from before I joined Mastodon -- read the secret laws that would have governed the United States if the Cold War had ever turned hot: jasonlefkowitz.net/2016/11/reg

@envgen @jk I will never be able to see Molyneux again without thinking of his 2015 Rock, Paper, Shotgun interview: rockpapershotgun.com/2015/02/1

It was just... ouuuuuuuuuuch.

@TrollDecker It's so weird! The only explanation I can offer is that there is a class of nerds Of A Certain Age who fell in love with Amigas during their formative years, and just can't stop carrying that old torch.

Yeah (takes drag off e-cig), writing things nobody reads is kind of my jam

Apparently Comcast files anti-net neutrality comments to the FCC using your name and service address twitter.com/bennjordan/status/

Mastodon Admins are now required to smoke weed at least once per inter-instance drama, as per the new Federation Peace Convention aimed at restoring peace and justice in the galaxy. Thank you.

-- your beloved de facto empress

Since people liked my toot yesterday about the Washington Post's long-ago "People Met in Hotel Lobbies" column, I pulled some examples from 1890 out into a blog post:


Before coffee: I hate everybody

After coffee: I feel good about hating everybody

you, dumbo, silly, bad:

using a mouse to manipulate text is bad. you need to learn Modal Editor. u need to learn :q! u need to learn all kindsa shit. dont select things with a fuckeing mouse! its slow. youll have to take your hands off the keyboard

me, serene as fuck right here:

I Use Sublime Text, And An IBM Trackpoint

@troubleMoney It's just this year's fad toy. See also: selfie stick, pet rock, hula hoop