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"A man needn't go far to find a subject, if he's ready with his salt-box."--Uncle PumblechookWed, 14 May 2014 19:32:14 +0000hourly1https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.1By: jbj
Fri, 26 Sep 2008 16:55:37 +0000http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/#comment-15321I agree: You would think that modern animation technology would *finally* be able to do justice to Dickens’s robotic vision, but no luck.
(Have you seen the Friends episode in which Phoebe convinces Rachel that Jane Eyre is really a cyborg?)
Fri, 26 Sep 2008 15:03:10 +0000http://www.jbj.wordherders.net/2008/09/24/reading-is-hard-or-two-things-ive-learned-from-the-first-few-weeks-of-the-intro-to-the-major-course/#comment-15315That South Park clip was excellent. I want a pair of metal fuzzy dice . . . because, you know, I’m 17 and have a car!
My only objection is that the robot monkeys were much more fearsome in the book.