I'm Not There
Here's a long New York Times magazine piece about Todd Hayne's movie.
I'm Not There
I finally found a politician I can support. Unfortunately, it's former chess champion, Gary Kasparov who is running for president of Russia. He was on Bill Maher's show Friday night, and was a chess master among checker players.
I'm not ready to pack up the van and follow the 2Gs, but they put on a helluva show. Musically think Dylan in a punk band. The 2Gs also have some very serious fans. The audience skewed male, so it was a bit of a surprise when from the first note of the first song the crowd sung (loudly) along.
I can't get enough of Parkour videos. If you're looking to waste some time at work or school, just go to YouTube and search for parkour. Here's an entertaining one:
Click on the picture.
THE Right Brain vs Left Brain test ... do you see the dancer turning clockwise or anti-clockwise?
If clockwise, then you use more of the right side of the brain and vice versa.
Most of us would see the dancer turning anti-clockwise though you can try to focus and change the direction; see if you can do it.
The consistently funny Jim Gaffigan is apparently working his way through junk food (cake, Hot Pockets, ketchup) as source material for his riffs. His bacon bit (I couldn't resist) might be his best.