https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=919pzYdwF-U Opportunity knocked me down. It was such a sweet kid. It put itself out there, gave it a great effort, really stole the show. But what did most people remember about 'em? The way that little bot fell of the stage. It was kind of tragic. Curiosity has cost me a lot over the … Continue reading They Threw Tomatoes. After the Show, I… Had a Nice Salad.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElzIPn1pXWE I watched the 1983 film documenting the story of test pilots reaching into the era of the first NASA Mercury program, 'The Right Stuff', this past week. And DAMN was it good. This is what filmmaking is when it rises to epic poetry... On the surface it could be a story of lives and … Continue reading THE RIGHT STUFF (1983) – This is America (Don’t Catch You Slippin’)