1988, and ‘Cyberpunk’ was the word on every AD’s lips. Every AD desperate to grab an eyeball or find a way to get the client off their back. Cyberpunk, the magic anodyne. A little new wave, but sleeker. A little spiky but more refined.
Cyberpunk, the heartbeat of a generation.
Source: SPIN Dec, 1988 Via Michael Daddino.
After making a mere $84 million at the U.S. box office, Star Trek Into Darkness is considered by some to be a disappointment. Perhaps the problem is that it was a touch confusing. To help our readers better understand it, we’ve complied and answered these Frequently Asked Questions about the movie.
All my feels about Star Trek Into Darkness conveniently said by io9.
And thus it is summed up.
Actually, they left out some of the plot holes that I had problems with, but I guess they only had so much time to write this up.
Bob Dylan: Theme Time Radio Hour poster by Jaime Hernandez
I need to start listening to Theme Time Radio Hour again.
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Return of the King
Marvel History In The Headlines
From MARVELS by Alex Ross and Kurt Busiek
Three months ago, celebrated video game publisher Valve did something completely out of character: it fired up to 25 workers, in what one employee dubbed the “great cleansing.” At the time, co-founder Gabe Newell quickly reassured gamers that the company wouldn’t be canceling any projects, but it just so happens that one project managed to get away. Valve was secretly working on a pair of augmented reality glasses… and those glasses are still being built by two Valve employees who lost their jobs that day.