Today’s world speeds ahead faster than anyone can keep track. No sooner does Facebook oust MySpace when Twitter swoops in to dethrone them both; paperbacks are threatened by the Kindle, and CD players are obsolete. In this swiftly changing culture, sometimes it’s nice to revisit a simpler era, when camouflage was edgy and passwords were letters—only: the world of 1995’s Hackers.
One of the most rewarding guilty pleasure movies of all time, Hackers explores the life of a handful of cooler-than-thou tech savants who find themselves framed for a virus… Read more »
[Fiction] "Eighty Miles an Hour All the Way to Paradise," Robot Uprisings, April 2014
Elementary, "No Lack of Void," AV Club, April 2014
TURN, "Who By Fire", AV Club, April 2014
Kings was an awkward alternate universe, gone too soon, AV Club, March 2014
Full Boyle: Guys Who Don't Hear No Just Aren't Funny Anymore, AV Club, March 2014
Intertitles: A Thing That Lives on Tears: Goodness and Clarice Starling, Strange Horizons, March 2014
This week on the Reign Report, Mary’s historically-accurate tendency to make truly terrible decisions starts to come to the fore; Greer doesn’t yet know about those, but if she did, she’d probably be as 100% done with that as she is with everything else that happens this week, including Lola marrying a serial killer, anything about King Henry whatsoever, and any and all instrumental Lorde. (X)
Evening dress, 1920’s
From the collection of Alexandre Vassiliev via Fashion Blog
I was tagged in this post on my dash, and I only noticed it after I was already hitting reblog. That’s some good tagging, lazulus.