Thursday, May 20, 2010

#nowplaying 20 May 2010

#immigrants ::: Little girl grills Michelle Obama on immigration... WaPo posts reactions.

#facebook ::: A Facebook group known as “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day!” has caused the world's largest social network to temporarily lose nearly 45 million members! Moral of the story: you shouldn't go looking for trouble...

#doors ::: Last week one of the digital PBS TV channels presented "The Doors - When You're Strange" :::which reminded me of the possibility that Jim Morrison may be still out there, alive. After all, it can be done. One can drop out of sight... The 2010 digital version of what one can and cannot believe and what the limits of authenticity are is presented here. “Tom DiCillo’s When You’re Strange is a meticulously crafted, exhilarating ode to one of music’s greatest ensembles, The Doors,” says Johnny Depp. “Watching the hypnotic, hitherto, unreleased footage of Jim, John, Ray and Robby, I felt like I experienced it all through their eyes. Here, Jim has been resurrected to remind us that he is to this very day, one of the most significant frontmen/poets/shaman to ever grace a stage while the band behind him kept the music alive, adding fuel to an already raging ride into history. As a rock n’ roll documentary, or any kind of documentary for that matter, it simply doesn’t get any better than this. What an honor to have been involved. I am as proud of this as anything I have ever done.”

#twitterday ::: Svetlana Gladkova points out that today is the 140th day of the year!

#beerweek ::: it's also

#phonewars ::: Millennial Media: Android Ad Impressions Rise 77 Percent In April, iPhone Sees 8 Percent Drop

#pinoy ::: 365 Great Pinoy Stuff makes “a random list of Filipino stuff that makes Filipinos proud, happy, nostalgic, elated, high, inspired, hungry, hopeful, confident, comforted, excited, intrigued, entertained, mystified, homesick– you name it, all the feel good experiences we ought to have.”

#OMG ::: a male cross-dresser shows up at a metropolitan McDoanlds!
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