Posts Tagged politics

Modern Warfare 2: The Most Right-Wing Game of the Decade

By brian longtin • Dec 3rd, 2009 • Category: playing

What Modern Warfare 2 does as a game makes it a must-buy. But what it says, and how it says it, is a much more fascinating question.

Rock Posters; Tool Toasters; a Maverick Roaster; and Austin, Closer

By brian longtin • Dec 4th, 2008 • Category: side notes

A trailer for ‘Died Young, Stayed Pretty’, Maynard Keenan tours (wine tastings?), Taibbi reflects on the election, and some crazily detailed Austin City Limits Photos.

Elected in Style: How Pop Culture Rocked the Vote

By brian longtin • Nov 19th, 2008 • Category: side notes

A post-mortem on the three biggest ways this year’s election went from political pageant to pop culture moment.

Hertzfeldt on Tour, Kring on ‘Heroes’, Hollywood on Palin

By brian longtin • Sep 20th, 2008 • Category: side notes

Animation Show founder debuts his latest, ‘I Am So Proud of You’; ‘Heroes’ creator assures us it’s back with a vengeance; Ebert and Damon come up with the best VP zingers.

Dark Knight ‘toons, Coen Bros Goons, and Far Right Buffoons

By brian longtin • Jun 27th, 2008 • Category: side notes

An anime take on Batman in ‘Gotham Knight’, a trailer for the Coens’ ‘Burn After Reading’, and a fundamentalist editing snafu.