Archives for December 2011
(Double quotes because one of those is the set of air quotes I’ll use whenever I mention this movie in future.) As everyone who ever participated in high school theatre knows, Shakespeare is pretty resilient. You can have a Midsummer Night’s Dream where the lovers are Greek, the players are Elizabethan, Titania’s fairies are ballet dancers, and Oberon’s are bikers, for example, and the play will probably survive. (I hope. If not, and that comedy has been ruined forever, then my sophomore-year production apologizes.) In an attempt to warm up… Read more »

Recent Work

NEW FICTION: "(dis.)", Hanzai Japan

NEW FICTION: "Given the Advantage of the Blade," Lightspeed Magazine

TV: Sleepy Hollow recaps, Reign recaps

TV: Scream Queens, "Pumpkin Patch", AV Club

Essay: A Dark And Stormy Night: Why We Love The Gothic,

Review: "The Witch of Lime Street,"

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    Vox’s Joss Fong put together a beautiful video pairing the images from the Voyager Golden Records (learn more about them here) with words from Carl Sagan and music from Blind Willie Johnson. The first image was a simple “calibrating circle” used in this post’s title.

    There’s something powerful about this collection of images – this small attempt to sum up human existence. Carl Sagan said:

    The spacecraft will be encountered and the record played only if there are advanced space-faring civilizations in interstellar space. But the launching of this ‘bottle’ into the cosmic ‘ocean’ says something very hopeful about life on this planet.

    If we sent a time capsule to the aliens today, what would you want to include?


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