Date Archives January 2008

PMA: Day One

Gale Sayers is delivering Saturday's business keynote. At a photography trade show. After witnessing a large animatronic frog lip-sync "What a Wonderful World" by Louie Armstrong, my boss and I gorged ourselves at the Wynn buffet. As I type this, I feel like I'm eight…

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Jabberwocky

Atari: The Coppola of gaming • The Bluegrass Tribute to Jack Johnson "A trip from the backyards of Hawaii to the front porches of Appalachia." • Crash, the 2005 best picture Oscar winner, will become a 13-episode television series for Starz • Film Review: 2…

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15 Minutes of Lame

Actual television shows in development: The World's Strongest Celebrity Celebrity Magician (VH1) Celebrity Circus (USA) Circus of the Stars (ABC) Secret Talent of the Stars (CBS) Over/Under: Vincent Pastore participates in three of these. Program Note Fri, Jan. 25 8:00 PM ET/PT (CMT) Gone Country…

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Relapse

Today, my boss asked me to attend PMA 08 (Photo Marketing Association convention and trade show) with him. Next week. In Las Vegas. But you just returned 10 days ago from a week in Vegas, Jon! But… Cheesecake Bites and roulette! [pause] Oh what the…

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