This looks like it has a chance of actually being good, which would be welcome after the string of terrible movies they made after thoriginalal. Here’s the official synopsis from Fox: Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony [...]
The phrase “Blade Runner sequel” inspires equal parts excitement and utter dread in my heart. Some things you just shouldn’t mess with. Even more so when you are a huge fan of the works of Philp K. Dick, which wrote the book the original movie is based on. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep. Thirty [...]
I don't know much Cohen music, but of course, I know of Hallelujah. Always felt it is one of the most beautiful songs I've ever heard. In light of what happened last week these lyrics stand out: I've told the truth, I didn't come to fool you And even though it all went wrong I'll [...]
It is finally here, election day. Polls open here in Illinois in about 50 minutes. Go vote, please vote!
I"ve been following both the Governor and Senate races in MO pretty closely. I may be an Illinois resident, but I live in southern Illniois only 33 miles from downtown St. Louis. Therefore all my mass media comes from the St. Louis metro area. US Senate candidate Jason Kander was consistently trailing incumbent Roy Blunt [...]
One of the most popular courses at Stanford is Designing Your Life. Taught by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans, the class covers how individuals can use design (thinking and techniques) to shape your life and career. This is a topic close to me for many reasons. I've spent my entire career around world class designers. I always [...]