:: And remember this above all: the Republican making-shit-up industry is still the world’s finest.
:: Being an adult who never completely grew up is so much more fun than being an actual kid.
:: I am Praying for your soul, as only a truly evil person would put Diet Coke in the Cherry Coke dispenser.
:: 3:57pm: Nap nixed. Went to driving range and supervised. Gave no free advice. Contemplated plaid shorts vs. khakis. Plaid wins.
:: We decided we'd prefer to save a few bucks every quarter than be responsible for our poorest and most helpless fellow Americans, and guess what? That decision has come back to bite us.
:: What do we mean when we say historical fantasy?
:: My work on The Music of the Lord of the Rings Films has defined my creative life for many years. I began the work shortly after grad school, literally from my bedroom in my parents' house. As I've intimated, I may look at a non-Tolkien property before the heavy lifting on The Hobbit really sets in, but in many ways I feel like I'm not going to break stride at all. Middle-earth is going to continue to be my creative home -- our creative home -- for years to come.
More next week.