The Last Psychedelic Band From Sacto, Northern Cal Edition
Todays links of interest:
- My Year Of Flops Case File # 94 Howard The Duck
"For reasons I can?t quite get into, a lawsuit by Disney also forced me to wear pants as well. Fucking Disney." HAHA!!
- Jackson Ready for Hobbit Action
OK, yeah, he kicked ass with "Lord of The Rings" — even the ‘Loper who has read it dozens of times loved what he did (except for that whole Army of the Dead sequence) with the source material — but "The Hobbit" has always been much more slight. However, it is more a more straightforward tale — there and back again — so maybe it might work. Especially if it’s more of a straight prequel and less of a children’s book.
- MPAA Wins Copyright Suit Against TorrentSpy.com
It was more of TKO, as the court found that TorrentSpy destroyed evidence, an ultimately futile gesture but one for which there are many grateful people out there.
- Case Closed! Prosecutors Drop Holloway Investigation
Oh no, now what is FOX News going to report on?!?
- WGA says "no way" to Golden Globes and Oscars
You mean, Jon Stewart improvising? No more lame, awkward scripted bits between presenters? No more weird-ass tributes that drag on for centuries? No more Bruce Vilanch jokes? We are so totally looking forward to this!!
- BBC radio station censors Pogues Christmas hit
Proving that the suits *do* listen to the radio. Note: faggot = unacceptable; old slut on junk = still okay.
- Epic Media Meltdowns
Or, 2007 in review.