I wonder if Michael Bublé puts up a fight when he’s put back in storage after Christmas, or if he’s come to accept it and goes quietly.

Zack Snyder has never made anything close to as dark as Muriel’s Wedding

Day 1: Dreary

The ghost of summer cursing quietly in the cold rain; tsking hisses of droplets exploding on a power line. Ahead is only gray.

#mbnov

AC/DC, one of the few institutions the rising generation of authoritarians dare not challenge, returns with a new single, Shot in the Dark. They sound exactly like themselves, which is the highest compliment I can give.

Daughter’s first day of school. Her: happy, tentative, excited; me, teary-eyed, humming Cats in the cradle absentmindedly, wife muttering “shut the f*ck up” under her breath.

I watched Jay & Silent Bob: Reboot the other day. By way of review, well … it’s an objectively bad movie that I subjectively loved. Make of that what you will.

Trying to find a secure email client is easier said than done these days. Most of the new services seem to require you go through their servers, I assume to mine data. And so, Thunderbird remains my weapon of choice.

Finally saw Miller’s Crossing last night. What a movie! I also learned it was based on a Dashiell Hammett book – the same that inspired Kurosawa‘s Yojimbo, which incidentally means that Last Man Standing is, in fact, the second prohibition-era movie based on the same material.

Crank 3
I would probably watch this.

Movie poster for Bela Tarr's Crank 3