THE CLOCK TICKS.. SUMMER ENDS.. SCHOOL BEGINS

SEASONS BEGIN.. AND END.. Summer set to go.. Fall ushers in the winds of change.. Schools are filled again.. I wrote this back in March of this year along with the cartoon posted of a new tree limb going into a classroom.. It’s interesting to note that originally, this cartoon implicated that there was a … Read moreTHE CLOCK TICKS.. SUMMER ENDS.. SCHOOL BEGINS

THE VOLCANO YOU CANNOT PRONOUNCE IS READY TO BLOW

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoISDUAPNgc] Here is a LIVE Youtube stream of the Barðarbunga  volcano in Iceland.. For those who don’t know, an eruption of it may have begun..  Although the latest update from the scene has some wondering if it really has..The LIVESCIENCE report says that there appears to be no indication of volcanic activity.. It’s worth noting, mainly for … Read moreTHE VOLCANO YOU CANNOT PRONOUNCE IS READY TO BLOW

THE MARKET VALUE OF HORROR

How the Market Affects What Horror Makes it to Hollywood » Recent torture pornographers such as Eli Roth arguably have aligned themselves with 1970s American horror auteurs not only to legitimize their work but to cash in on their rebel credibility. The NEW REPUBLIC article is an interesting way to follow up on my previous essay … Read moreTHE MARKET VALUE OF HORROR

THE SPACEX HEX

Things didn’t go well for private space exploration Friday. This is a Space-X rocket. It self-detonated after an ‘unexplained malfunction,’ causing the explosion in the blue sky.. The flight was a test run..The video of the explosion can be seen here. Space-X issued a statement regarding the explosion, saying in part that they were pushing the limits … Read moreTHE SPACEX HEX