@u2764 I wouldn't point you to one film. I'd point you to the "Every Frame A Painting" series of video essays: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2w4TvBbdQ3sMABf317ExCob_v6rW2-4s
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
IDEA: Fidget spinner selfie stick
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: https://jasonlefkowitz.net/2016/11/regulating-the-apocalypse-inside-the-code-of-emergency-federal-regulations/
@envgen @jk I will never be able to see Molyneux again without thinking of his 2015 Rock, Paper, Shotgun interview: https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2015/02/13/peter-molyneux-interview-godus-reputation-kickstarter/
It was just... ouuuuuuuuuuch.
Yeah (takes drag off e-cig), writing things nobody reads is kind of my jam
The Amiga: a corpse that nerds will never get tired of molesting. https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2017/05/the-a-eon-amiga-x5000-reviewed-the-beloved-amiga-meets-2017/
Apparently Comcast files anti-net neutrality comments to the FCC using your name and service address https://twitter.com/bennjordan/status/867160916646920193
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