No touching
By May 8, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

No touching

It’s all in the delivery, and Thomas Mulcair’s begs the question “has anyone in this caucus even seen a banana stand?”

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Conference Saturdays: Creative process and teamwork
By April 21, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Conference Saturdays: Creative process and teamwork

Notwithstanding the fact that I’m an Arrested Development fanboy, there is a lot to learn about the creative process, chance, teamwork, dynamics and relationships from this outstanding and insightful panel — the producers and cast of Arrested Development at the 2011 New Yorker Festival this past October. This is worth the full one hour and […]

Every damn time!
By December 24, 2011 0 Comments Read More →

Every damn time!

I guess I like smart television. Which is too bad, really. Every damn time (Arrested Development reference, see below) I learn about a great television show worth watching, it’s either just been cancelled or labeled by network executives as ‘too smart for television’ which an intimate cult following can’t save with a flash mob (for the […]

Posted in: Media, Television
Baby, you got a stew going!
By November 13, 2010 1 Comments Read More →

Baby, you got a stew going!

Cooking is not my favourite activity. Most of the dinners I make involve pasta, vegetables and sauce from a jar. I know! My contribution is at the bbq and the occasional fit of inspiration when I immerse myself in making sweet potato quesadillas — thank you Moosewood! Today, though, I’m breaking new ground. Inspired in […]

Posted in: Rambles
Are you kidding? I love the Bluths!
By November 5, 2010 3 Comments Read More →

Are you kidding? I love the Bluths!

Andrea and I share a special language and elevated understanding of the world thanks to the TV show Arrested Development. Despite the fact it lasted only two-and-a-half seasons. the dialog and context of the show is the gift that keeps on giving. Thankfully, word is the movie is still in the works.

Posted in: Rambles, Television