I recently heard from Stephen Wells, the Executive Director of the Animal Legal Defense Fund. Being on opposite coasts we can’t have lunch, but I want to endorse the ALDF anyway. Go ALDF!
Although I don’t eat meat, I’m exasperated by the suggestion that vegetarianism is effective action against animal abuse. It isn’t. Just like …
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A new feature in which I recommend the work and websites of people who buy me dinner. Today’s entry: Mike Caprio!
Mike Caprio is the Bon Vivant of Brooklyn. But he’s no slouch in Manhattan either, since he suggested our Eats take place at Casellula. There we discussed the importance of combining the flavors of …
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Sita Sings the Blues was recently rejected for a small government grant. Their review comments included “not engaging,” “nothing new,” “doesn’t speak to artistic growth and development” and “pretty but not groundbreaking.” At first I didn’t fully understand, but then today I learned a film exactly like mine has been done before:
Look at the …
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Today’s Diesel Sweeties has my number.
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Thanks to tipster Mike for turning me on to the most advanced digital graphics tools:
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More Cat News here.
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It’s getting pretty lonely at the Paley Center for Media. In spite of Links for Lunch and Eats for Endorsement, my Summer has been full of long stretches – days at a time – where I don’t see a single human I know. Sure, I can walk out my front door and be assaulted …
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Sweetpea is staying with me and Bruno again while her human is in Chicago.
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A new feature in which I recommend the work and websites of people who buy me lunch. Today’s entry: Andrew Anselmo!
Andrew Anselmo folds things. His card says “origami journeyman,” and indeed he arrived at lunch equipped with a supply of paper squares, two of which which he rapidly converted into a penguin and snake. …
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A new feature in which I recommend the work and websites of people who buy me dinner. Today’s entry: Celia Bullwinkel!
My pal Celia draws good. She’s one of a dying breed of character animators, the real deal, who animate with full drawings for every frame, imbuing characters with life and expression unmatched by the …
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