Over all S6 was fun, but not as well plotted as other seasons. I suspect that’s because the writers went into it thinking S6 was their final season, and then they got a 7th season and had to scramble to rework some stuff.
“Shazam!” seems to be aimed at the tween/young teen crowd. It has a coherent, meaningful plot (some of the emotional beats don’t completely land, but it mostly works). The actors were clearly having a great time. It’s funny (there were a couple of places that were laugh-out-loud funny), hopeful, and heartening. I’d give the movie a solid B+.
I’m back from a nice, long vacation where I spent almost no time reading the news, checking social media, or fretting about, y’know… *waves vaguely at all this*
My entire Twitter timeline is full of Tifa art because apparently that Final Fantasy VII remake is actually gonna be a thing, and like, the Tifa art is fine, but where are all the Sephiroths?
I think at this point it’s safe for all news outlets to just go ahead and start calling Trump’s lie “lies.” Softening it up with language like “misleading statements” or “falsehoods” or whatnot isn’t helping anyone.
Here’s a few quick reads I spotted over the weekend.
I’ve decided that car alarms are just about the dumbest and most useless thing we’ve managed to invent. I base this decision on the fact that there’s been a car alarm going off on our block for about 20 minutes now and no one gives a single shit, including the owner.
Two quick links about Minecraft Earth and the 2020 Census.
Here’s a handful of things that caught my interest yesterday.