At the risk of sounding pompous, I will state that for the most part I watch documentaries, particularly social documentaries, and, while I have recently attempted to entertain entertainment in the form of feature films, few have made it past the 30 minute mark before getting ejected from the player, sealed in the envelope, and [...]
Archive for ‘February, 2010’
Before producing BURRITO, I had another zine called “One Lump or Two: Your Coffee Break Publication.” It had much of the same content but it was more mixed up, not as segmented. When it started, it was an email newsletter of sorts. I would send one out Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and also a Weekend Edition [...]
By Jason Salas Like most people, I saw the movie “Avatar” and drooled over the astonishing special effects. I marveled at the fact that a movie like that could even be made. But it just occurred to me that the forecast was not that in 2010 we would not be just watching movies about making [...]
A confession: I have never received a college degree. I have taken college courses on and off since high school (don’t ask how long ago) but spent most of that class time doodling. I value education but I also get distracted when there’s pen and paper in front of me. Currently I am attending a [...]
There’s a whole back story to the idea of going off-line and off the grid but that can wait until another day. Suffice to say that the experiment is a long time coming. Everyone pretty much knows what “Off-Line” means but what is “Off-the-Grid”? I’m no expert on the subject but living off-the-grid can be [...]
The reason it is not thirteen weeks is because there are parties to go to during the beginning of winter and some “shorts” days in late winter. Those five weeks constitute the core of the no-leg-shave season. This practice is not rare among the female of our species.