Yeah yeah yeah, they're an evil multinational evilcorp. But damn this ad is good.
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"A man seeking revenge for the death of his puppy. I almost got into it with a friend over on the Book of Face after he seemed to diss Charlize Theron’s The Old Guard as a John Wick Chick Flick. …
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Back into lockdown in 3...2...1...It's not much consolation—well, none actually—but at least I called it. To be honest, I'd prefer not to have the filthy 'rona back and on the lo…
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I don't know if there are any other Patrick Rothfuss fans around here, but this one is hurting. I can't even remember when I first picked up The Name o…
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Rocky without the music.This is delightful. It’s the grunting and the self affirmations I find so… familiar.
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The Pleasure of Watching Charlize Theron Throw a PunchI watched The Old Guard as soon as it dropped and loved it bigly. I’ll review in the next full newsletter, but for now please enjoy this great b…
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from The Seven Stages of Drinking Martinis
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Apocalypse greens.Gonna guess I'm not alone in imagining that with a couple of basil plants and a tomato vine I could ride out the end of the world. You can see a…
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David Bowie and some friends sing HEROES and it's fantastic.This is a great version of a song I didn’t really dig much in the original form by Bowie. (Yeah, sue me). There is something wonderful and uplif…
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Workout worthy podcastsI don’t really dig on spoken word for working out. I have a bunch of embarrassing dad rock playlists for cardio and strength and I normally just…
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When your time runs out.Had a small clean up this weekend, tossed some rubbish that’d been building up in my office, got rid of an old and much loved pair of runners th…
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I got a bad feeling we’ll all be back in lockdown soon. Well, maybe not Elana. She’s living large in the enchanted realm of Westralia where they mount …
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