Financial Page – the Amish control 30% of the deer farms in the US (aprox 10k)
1933, Jewish spies, leader name L1, infiltrated LA nazi group. L1 was Leon Lewis. Nazi’s were going to kill Jack Benny? Upcoming book, “Hitler in Los Angeles” by Steve Ross, LA nazis getting orders from Hitler/Goebbles!?
Iris van Herpen – fashion designer, 3d printed:
Amaka Osakwe – Nigerian designer.
Page 59, alternative cover if Hillary Clinton had won the election.
Plumassier – one that prepares or deals in ornamental plumes or feathers.
Less fresh in my head, a week later, but a fun book, read it in a day, a wonder day in Ojai, by a pool and in a big bed, HBO blasting and later repeating it’s not-television stuff. But The Circle remains broken. Continue reading →
Tales of woe and wonder to and from the Mediterranean
Thursday Left LA. Human Female had the cab drive to FedEx in hopes of getting a rogue dress. Successful and stressful. Got to LAX, had trouble with acquiring our boarding passes, mine actually. Oddly, in the end Human Female’s layover boarding pass was rescinded and I got mine. Odd. The plane had 2 floors, always cool, not sure why, but it makes it feel like I’m in a flying house of some Baba Yaga shit. While flying it became Friday…
So, is having a NYR for maintaing a blog a first world problem? jokes. Well, I’ve kept a few tabs open on Chrome for the last week, so let’s make me less worried about closing them prematurely. Continue reading →
From The Last of Us piece: actress Ashley Johnson, voice of Ellie, gave input on her character, and that’s why she has a knife in the trailer now…Ants controlled by fungus, cordyceps-infected, inspiration for the zombie plants.
Bugbear is using their own consumer-level track editor for Ridge Racer: Unbounded.
Gunpoint – the 2d spy gem, where you rewire lights and elevator doors, etc.
Great piece called The Untouchables where they critique Half-Life 2, Rez and Grim Fandango. Interesting Rez tidbit, Miz liked a game called Xenon 2: Megablast
Studio profile on Zen Studios, should read again later for pinball thoughts.