If Batman v Superman was about how messed up comic book movie continuity is, it’d be brilliant.
Good luck getting Hollywood to try that. I still don’t know how we managed to get Last Action Hero out of them – what? Yes, I love that movie. So what?
…may not be treating the shutdown with the same basic reverence that many inside the Beltway are treating it with.
Then again, for all I know everybody on Capitol Hill is explicitly trying to roll to disbelieve right now.
…OK. Fine. Yes, I’d go see that.
And I’m not g0ing to feel guilty about that, either. I’m a philistine, and proud of it; and while I have absolutely nothing against people who go to the movies because they want to see something that will make them think, I am not one of those people. I think quite enough all day as it is, thanks; when I go into a film typically I want to turn off my brain for a bit.
So low-brow me there, dude.
Today’s Full Frontal Nerdity:
“It’s a good distraction for the guards. Also, we hate mimes.”
…Not much else to say there, really.
On the perils of allowing yourself too much identification with NPCs:
It’s a dangerous game to love that which has stats and therefore can be killed.
Actually, that last panel of FFN has another good line, too. It’s one of the better webcomics out there; a shame that it’s just once a week.
…Well, it’s what I would have done. And clearly Aaron Williams would have done, too.