The Palin Problem

We all know Sarah is now an employee of Rupert Murdoch. What we didn’t know, until the book and the recent 60 Minutes episode, was the astounding level of her lack of qualification for being being a heartbeat away from the presidency. But that didn’t matter to her at all, because “It was God‘s will” for her to be the… Continue reading

Why Do I Love It So?!

I wonder why I so like CGI and composited video? Maybe because it asks one of those fundamental questions, “Is it real?” This is a cool example of compositing using green screen. Welcome to the new world of digital filmmaking. Give this one a minute to get going. Thanks Nats and Gary for sending this one along. Have a great… Continue reading

Where Did My Country Go?

This causes me grave concerns! Once again I ask, “How much of our privacy and freedom are we willing to surrender?!” I’ve kept asking where the ridiculous amount of money I pay in taxes is going. And then we can’t balance local, state, and federal budgets?! Is it because those agencies are spending vast sums of money on tools such… Continue reading

You’re Kidding Me, Right?

This morning I sat down to read the news headlines while eating breakfast and learned that Delta has increased the fees they charge for checking bags. My first thought was, “So, what’s next? Is Walmart going to start charging for shopping cart use?” Well, good grief! Almost. A few articles down I see a video link to Walmart now charging… Continue reading