Monthly Archives: March 2009

new VW GTI

Spotted this over at the German Car Blog, sweet. Great site too, full of news about VW, Porsche, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, and Lamborghini. Advertisements

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Hayao Miyazaki

I was excited to find this site dedicated to news about Japan’s Father of Animation, Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli. Miyazaki’s credits include “Princess Mononoke”, “Spirited Away”, “Porco Rosso” and “My Neighbor Totoro” among many others. It looks like he … Continue reading

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The Venice Chronicles

Stumbled on this via the Totoro Forest Project blog, a neat little book of watercolors from Pixar artist Enrico Casarosa. The book is cheap ($19.95 for a autographed hardcover). I ordered mine earlier this week, should arrive any day now. … Continue reading

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Totoro Forest Project

Stumbled across this not too long ago; a fund raising art exhibit based on Hayao Miyazaki’s “My Neighbor Totoro”. Dozens of artist contributed work which was auctioned off and the funds used to buy a small area of forest in … Continue reading

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Where the Wild Things Are

The Apple site has a new preview for Spike Jonze’s adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic “Where the Wild Things Are”. I am pretty stoked about this.

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it’s been a long time..

since I updated the blog, but I’ve posted several things today and have more to post in the coming days. I spent the weekend in Atlanta, visiting friends and whatnot, but my primary purpose was to go to the Scion … Continue reading

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Books…

Who doesn’t love them? Right? I generally respect the commitment that comes with purchasing and/or borrowing a book; it says “I’m gonna read this.. as soon as I finish the laundry/that other book/that effing annoying website/etc”. But sometimes a book … Continue reading

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