Posts tagged ‘Video’

Video and a Bootleg Recording from The Neil Young Project

During the Olympics, I went to “The Neil Young Project”, a star-studded concert at the Queen Elizabeth featuring people covering Neil Young songs. As I mentioned…

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What Are the Messages of Cosmo and Maxim?

I make a practice of looking scornfully at the cover of Cosmopolitan and other magazines of its ilk in the line at the grocery store. It’s…

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If the iPad is a Hammer, Where Are My Nails?

The trouser-rubbing hordes of Macolytes are all in a lather about Apple’s newest device: the oddly-named iPad (insert menstrual humour here). If you haven’t seen it…

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Four Lovely Minutes from Essaouira

Two years ago, almost to the day, we moved from Malta and Morocco. We lived in Essaouira on the Atlantic coast. We rented a lovely riad…

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Are Female Music Geeks a Trend in the Movies?

I thought I’d observed this trend in recent movies. The best way I could figure to illustrate it was with a little video. I think it’s…

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LazyWeb Request: A System for Selling A La Cart Videos

I’m working on a new project that has some particular requirements. They’re not that unusual, though, and surely others have already solved this set of problems:…

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Where’s the Internet Rage for Jack in the Box?

Today I saw this ad on TV. It’s for Jack in the Box smoothies: It seems pretty offensive to me, particularly given that it describes menopausal…

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I Don’t Know Why This Video is So Great

There’s something lovely and ephemeral about this ‘live’ video for Lisa Hannigan’s “I Don’t Know”. It’s shot through the window of a snug in a bar…

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