There are a ton of projects that are better built as a limited series than as a continuous multi-season show.
There are a ton of projects that are better built as a limited series than as a continuous multi-season show.

I have a few thoughts about television series. Steven Spielberg famously once said that he wasn't sure if people knew how to tell storie...

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11:14 PM

The trailer for The Mandalorian makes me think that Disney spent all the monies on this to ensure that its excellent.
The trailer for The Mandalorian makes me think that Disney spent all the monies on this to ensure that its excellent.

The Mandalorian trailer dropped on the internet last week, and my first thoughts were around how good it looked, how identifiably Star Wars ...

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7:38 AM

The Netflix series Altered Carbon brings up many questions regarding the subject of immortality.
The Netflix series Altered Carbon brings up many questions regarding the subject of immortality.

For various reasons, I put off watching Altered Carbon on Netflix until the last week or so. If you haven't seen it, I think it's w...

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11:11 PM

Spider-Man will no longer appear in MCU films and I think this decision won't really matter all that much.
Spider-Man will no longer appear in MCU films and I think this decision won't really matter all that much.

So, news dropped yesterday that Sony will no longer be sharing Spider-Man with Marvel. I wasn't expecting this news, but it makes sense ...

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7:48 AM

The great Stan Lee understood that the troublesome issues of the day belonged in Marvel comic books.
The great Stan Lee understood that the troublesome issues of the day belonged in Marvel comic books.

I hear all the time from white religious people in Utah about how they wish television, movies, comic books, and other forms of entertainmen...

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12:40 AM

Today I'm thinking about exploitation and I'm wondering why there is so much of it in the world today.
Today I'm thinking about exploitation and I'm wondering why there is so much of it in the world today.

As I've gotten more aware of how the world works, I've noticed that a lot of life seems to be comprised of people who are looking fo...

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11:21 PM

If you are looking for a different kind of superhero movie I highly recommend checking out The Boys on Amazon.
If you are looking for a different kind of superhero movie I highly recommend checking out The Boys on Amazon.

I'm about four episodes into Amazon's The Boys , and the first words that come to mind when thinking about this show are, "It&#...

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11:25 PM

I know way too many older men who never grew up and it weirds me out more than anything.
I know way too many older men who never grew up and it weirds me out more than anything.

Our society has lots of people in it, and more and more I realize how many older men I interact with just have old bodies. Their inside self...

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11:59 PM

The latest edition of Microsoft Word that comes with the subscription-based Office 365 has a powerful artificial intelligence to improve your writing.
The latest edition of Microsoft Word that comes with the subscription-based Office 365 has a powerful artificial intelligence to improve your writing.

It is August 7th, and the first Wednesday of the month. So it's time for an all new installment of the Insecure Writer's Support Gro...

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