Wednesday, November 29, 2006
The Road the lastest novel by Cormac McCarthy which tells the post apocalyptic tale of a father and son traveling down a road after a major nuclear? Disaster and encountering horrors of humanity has just been picked up by Hallmark films in time for Holiday Cheer, No, actually it will be brought to the big screen guts n all by director John Hillcoat who directed the Nick Cave penned screenplay the Proposition. I haven't read this book, but my wife has. She said it was good not great, and of course very depressing and a bit scary. It's a short book, she read it in one day! Click here to read about the screen rights acquisition.
In honor of Mr. Jimsmash's absence, I will carry the torch of outing stupid and sad people. Today's "Douche" comes from Ohio, China Arnold, a mother of four who was charged Monday for killing her one month old daughter China, by sticking her in the microwave! Read more here
Dave Cockrum has passed on, he re-energized the franchise in the 1970's creating characters such as Storm, Colossus, and Nightcrawler. And he was never paid a dime from the successful movie franchise that included his characters. Read more here.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006
This site is pretty cool, get a 360 degree virtual tour of this charming freaky fantastic house known as Steve's Weird House.
Stephen resides in a Victorian home that is a cluttered combination of museum, library and art gallery, decorated with that old-world Addam's Family charm. Not only is every inch of every wall covered with art, but all the ceilings are also decorated.
check it out!