Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal (Robert Graysmith), Robert Downey Jr (Paul Avery), Mark Ruffalo (Inspector Toschi), Anthony Edwards (Inspector Armstrong), Elias Koteas (Sgt. Mulanax)
Let’s just get this ball rolling.
I use a text-to-speech program called ReadPlease. It is old and hasn’t seen updates in years. But I try to keep its word pronunciation list up to date and sounding as close to correct as possible. A lot of time has been invested in this, so much that it would be a chore to adopt a newer program and give it the same…
In an unexpected press conference Monday afternoon, General Motors CEO Mary Barra somberly took responsibility for four recent, powerful Atlantic hurricanes as part of an elaborate marketing ploy.
I’m not an audiophile, but I appreciate above-average sound quality. I have several headphones, but I wanted a new pair of cheap-but-good wired earbuds for watching tv in bed with my tablet. Enter, the vast world of cheap-but-good Chinese headphones.
Many years ago I became a fan of Pink Floyd. My first real recollection of the band was hearing “Another Brick in the Wall, Part II” on the radio. I loved the song; what elementary school student wouldn’t? With regard to the sonic and aural enjoyment of the band, Pink Floyd provide layers upon layers of intricately…
With gasoline prices remaining at near-historic lows, compact and subcompact cars sales have retreated to their lowest levels in over a decade. This trend has been a boon to truck and SUV sales, but smaller cars have felt the pain as their competitive advantages have been diminished.
In case you didn’t hear, Dabo Swinney, a journalism hater, same sex marriage opponent, racism denier, deportation supporter and National Champion, led the 14-1 Clemson Tigers over Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide in a non-sanctioned football game to determine the winner of a 4-team playoff. Congrats to Dabo for the…
It has been Deadspin lore for several years that actor Jon Hamm used to be a Deadspin commenter.
If you’re not locked into your concert itinerary or need a few additions, perchance allow me to make some suggestions from a recent weekend jaunt:
Inspired by Edie Beale’s awesome thread on the next big disrupter, I wanna know which apps y’all have downloaded that have made some little bit of your life just a little bit smoother. As always welcome to the mostly Thursday* Whitenoise, Hackerspace, Groupthink, Powder Room, Odeck, Tay, Oppo, Backtalk, Clashtalk, …
I’ve always wondered why people choose one State school over another: Football team? Location? Academics? Friends? Family? In the comment section, please explain your thought process. If you did not attend a school that was listed, you may still answer.
Following in the tradition of changing the league’s format every season, I’m changing the league’s format for this season. I’m replacing the 8-month season that ruined my life and productivity from March through November 2016 with a shorter, World Cup-style tournament.