Leia now a Disney Princess

by Purple Wyrm on October 31, 2012

The news broke today the George Lucas has handed over Lucasfilms – and the Star Wars frachise – to Disney, and that Disney intends to start pumping out new Star Wars films, the first to hit the screen in 2015. (…)

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Get Your Mojo Hey!

by Purple Wyrm on October 30, 2012

Now, I don’t want to alarm anyone, but William Shatner is coming to Perth. (And a whole bunch of other cool people – including Eddie McClintock, Amanda Tapping, Colin Ferguson, Teryl Rothery, Corin Nemec and Gigi Edgely – but mostly (…)

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Yeehaw!

by Purple Wyrm on October 28, 2012

I can’t decide if this is genius, or insanity… …in any case, the world is a more… let’s say “interesting” place for its existence.

Melbourne – Part 1

by Purple Wyrm on October 28, 2012

I’ve been promising to write up what went down in Melbourne for weeks, so I’m going to damn well do it! So there! 😉 OK, first of all, the reason for the company pulling up sticks and relocating to the (…)

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Down at the Blobby Landing

by Purple Wyrm on October 25, 2012

It’s Meeeeee!! Floppyyyyyyyyy!!!!

Fracksticks!

by Purple Wyrm on October 25, 2012

Kusanagi on a crutch! It turns out I did lose a bunch of important data when my hard drive died a while back 🙁 Most of it I can reconstruct – with some hard work. What’s frustrating is that I’m (…)

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Mostly Just for My Own Benefit

by Purple Wyrm on October 22, 2012

The Zurvár second (ZS) is 1.10592 seconds long. The Zurvár minute (ZM) is 125 ZS long, for a total of  138.24 seconds or 2.304 minutes long. The Zurvár hour (ZH) is 25 ZM or 3125 ZS long, for a total (…)

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Boorman You Wacky Man

by Purple Wyrm on October 18, 2012

Stumbled over this recently on the Middle-Earth in Film page on Wikipedia… …In the 1970s John Boorman was contracted by United Artists to direct an adaptation that would have collapsed [The Lord of the Rings] into a single film. […] (…)

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Ramblings

by Purple Wyrm on October 15, 2012

You know, I was planing to write up what I did in Melbourne this weekend – including why I was there in the first place – but I ran out of time. So instead I’m going to blog about television. (…)

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10 Years On

by Purple Wyrm on October 13, 2012

Well, it’s ten years on from the Bali bombings. I didn’t really feel much when the bombings happened. No anger, no terror, just a sense of dull numbness and weary resignation. I think I was still – even over a (…)

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