Author Archives: Paul

Professional software engineer; enthusiast / advanced amateur photographer; (Apple) / Mac / iOS guy; partially omniscient, witty, tech geek; hooligan; user of 'adult language'; 37?!?; rock / blues / jazz fan; skeptic; and raconteur (...and ESRI).

Sunday 12th of August 2018

“Where I grew up the Klan burned crosses in front of people’s houses and called it Christianity, then my daddy and the folks from the church would drive over and put ‘em out. Seems every religion has more than one face.” — Guy Pearce as Roy Clayton, Traitor (Paramount 2008) Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Prosecutors

Unfortunately, John Oliver is—once again—right on point:

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Saturday 4th of August 2018

Watching Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made on @Netflix. #raiders #fanfilm #netflix Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Apple Becomes First Trillion-Dollar Company

AppleInsider: Apple, following strong third quarter earnings, on Thursday became the first company in history to be valued at $1 trillion. The company’s stock rose 5 percent in the 24 hours after the earnings announcement, passing the $200 mark on Wednesday for the first time since its stock split four years ago.

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Tuesday 31st of July 2018

“Can’t really swing that, Lloyd—our credit line’s overextended since we had Cheap Trick play at the Brain Trust picnic.” — The Janitor, Scrubs, S8E14 “My Soul on Fire, Part 1” (2009) #Scrubs #CheapTrick #TVQuotes Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Sunday 29th of July 2018

“I believe it was Robin Zander of Cheap Trick who said, ‘I want you to want me,’ well if I sang that song it would go ‘I DON’T want you to want me.’” — Dr. Bob Kelso, Scrubs, S6E7 “His Story IV” (2007) #Scrubs #CheapTrick #TVQuotes Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Wednesday 25th of July 2018

“Do you want me to give you my ‘things I don’t care about’ speech again? Because, you know, I’ve updated it to include all white guys who add ‘-izzle’ to anything.” Scrubs, S4E1 “My Old Friend’s New Friend” (2004). Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Wednesday 11th of July 2018

🎶Listening to “Maxwell’s Silver Hammer” by The Beatles from the album Abbey Road… Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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Buddy Holly Movie ‘Clear Lake’ in Development

Dave McNary at Variety: Veteran creative executives Rick French and Patrick Shanahan are partnering with Buddy Holly’s widow on “Clear Lake,” depicting Holly’s 1958 music tour with Clarence Collins, Variety has learned exclusively. […] The film will follow Holly and Collins, founder of Little Anthony & the Imperials, as they tour together in the racially […]

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Tuesday 10th of July 2018

Just received my THREE MISSIONS edition @FieldNotesBrand: “Although assembled capsule is rated for use in Zero-G environments, do not use for actual space flight. Capsule will not survive re-entry, will not float after splashdown, and will not result in ticker-tape parades.” Source: paullandry.micro.blog

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