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Hifalutin film critics debate the greatness of Hitchcock vs. Ford vs. Kubrick and so on. The youngins debate Del Toro vs. Nolan vs. Fincher. I’m here today to talk about a true genius, and possibly the most influential director of my life, one John Hughes. Last year, I rewatched several classic...

The fad of the ALS bucket challenge has quickly given way to new thing: fining Californians who take the ALS bucket challenge. California’s in a drought. But that’s not really new. California has been in a drought since inception. Cadillac Desert and, of course, Chinatown cover the topic. The state has...

“Technical Debt” is a common term thrown around in software development these days. And I think it’s almost always being misused. Everything that needs to be changed in the code gets referred to as “technical debt”. To determine the original meaning, let’s go back to the originator of the term,...

I’ve mentioned this story off-handedly recently enough in the last couple months that it’s worth finally putting down in writing. Back in 2000, we were trying to land work on AI and doing a test shot of Teddy, the robot..um..teddy bear in the movie. For those of you with no...

This weekend, I pulled out wireshark on the new Sims 4 Create-A-Sim Demo. I was super impressed at how damn fast the community Sims were coming through and had to go behind the scenes.