“Lost in Translation” Revisited

by Scott Cimarusti on June 26, 2008, no comments

One my favorite–and woefully underrated–films is Lost in Translation, starring Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson–written and directed by Sofia Coppola (yes, that Coppola family). I watched a few clips today courtesy of hulu.com, and I was reminded what a genuine treasure this movie really is. What sets it apart from other films in its genre […]

It’s Official: There Is No God

by Scott Cimarusti on June 19, 2008, no comments

I’ve suspected this for quite some time, as did much wiser men than me–like philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, who claimed God was dead…but now I think I may have even more proof (as if we needed more, the world being what it is today). According to an article in the Chicago Tribune that I read this […]

Grad School Update

by Scott Cimarusti on June 17, 2008, no comments

Well, I am up to my armpits in summer school work, but I’m not complaining. I’ve already learned quite a bit, and I expect to learn even more. For this week’s assignment, I had to watch a video of a presentation given by an author named Clay Shirky at a Web 2.0 conference, and I […]