Monthly Archives: July 2011

A review of “Tales from Earthsea”

I recently purchased the dvd Tales from Earthsea, which was done by Studio Ghibli, the fine folks that brought us such films as Princess Mononoke, and Howl’s Moving Castle. The movie was adapted from the Earthsea books by Ursula K. … Continue reading

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Balancing a Budget Through Compromise

As a voter and a taxpayer, I must say that the behavior of congress concerning the budget of late has been disappointing and frustrating to watch, on both a national, and a state (California) level. Both governments are presented with similar … Continue reading

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Copyrights and egos

I just finished reading Simon Pegg’s “Nerd Do Well”. The book is a quasi-autobiography of the Brititsh actor who has starred in such films as “Shaun of the Dead” and most recently “Paul”; he also plays Scotty in the rebooted … Continue reading

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