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Ocean's N posted: Tue 2017-06-27 04:44:17 tags: movies
A couple nights ago we watched Ocean's Eleven (2001) because it was free via Amazon Prime and we wanted to refresh and catch up on the franchise. Without poring over reviews to find out how faithful it was (or wasn't) to the 1960 original, let's just say I enjoyed it, it was a little goofy but mostly sophisticated and immersive. Last night we continued with Ocean's Twelve (2004), also free. There were enjoyable moments, but moreso than its predecessor, there were a lot of places where it "tried too hard... (...more)
mon posted: Mon 2017-06-12 05:49:01 tags: TWFTR, movies
Whistling in the Wind blog: "Why Taxation is not Theft" Accounts registers up-to-date Zeroing my webmail inbox is going to require me to either create a LinkedIn account or get comfortable with ignoring and deleting LinkedIn connection invites. Another big source of email influx is political messaging. I do want to keep abreast of what's happening with ActBlue, OurRevolution, The Sanders Institute, #Resist and all, but they all need to figure out how to cooperate and organize among themselves to e... (...more)
Jewish Cardinal and new phone posted: Thu 2014-03-13 06:39:03 tags: movies
Yesterday - After workies I made the switch from T-Mo back to MetroPCS. They merged at some point, so coverage is no longer limiting unless I have a mission to Montana or something, and even then only if there's no wifi to piggyback on. Coverage was only a problem when I was traveling anyway. So $40/mo gives me unlimited talk/text and 4G data up to 500MB unthrottled. Compare vs. my previous plan's $50/mo, no data and limited talk/text. Limits I never ran up against, but limits nonetheless, and now that I t... (...more)