Follow me on Twitter & site design changes

Twitter_bird_logo_2012.svgI have a new public facing twitter account.

You’re welcome to follow me and bug me with questions, or abuse, or niceties. It’s really up to you.

You can find me @dbfmurray.

If you’re still following me on my now private twitter account, I’m still checking that, so don’t fret.

I’m also changing some of the site design around to accomodate longer articles. Unfortunately the previous theme, pretty as it was, wasn’t exactly image or video friendly.… Read the rest

The phrenology of Django Unchained

Django Unchained.

Tarantino’s latest work, Django Unchained is a hell of a ride, great in all the ways you’d expect from a Tarantino movie – violent, stylish, vivid and often comedic in its outrageousness  If you haven’t see it, it’s set in antebellum America and concerns itself with freed slave, Django (Jamie Foxx), attempting to become reunited with his missing wife who just so happens to be owned by a frightening plantation owner with a fondness for popular science and racialist anthropology. While I personally prefer Inglorious Basterds, Django Unchained is still worthy film. Hell, it even got best screenplay at the … Read the rest