Some of this stuff consists of cinematic masterpieces while others are cheesy schlock and hokum but it is all nonetheless, shit I loved watching.
To start off, here's one of the best scenes from Sicario and the way they play with the shadows to make all the troops disappear beneath the horizon is just fucking fantastic.
here is a story about car repair and expertise
on Saturday night I was driving home after a gig when something bounced off the underside of my car, it didn’t concern me until I got off the highway near home and I could hear this horrid scraping, rattling noise coming from near the engine; I carefully drove home and parked it and canceled my Sunday morning practice because I was worried the brakes or the muffler were fucked up and all the car places are closed
All four reservoirs that supply the #Indian city of Chennai, known as the Detroit of South Asia for its automobile industry, have run dry this summer, largely because of poor monsoon rains last year. https://www.telesurenglish.net/news/One-of-Indias-Major-Cities-Fights-for-Drinkable-Water-20190624-0011.html
proposing the "Silver Spoon Test", a metric that measures how many sentences an article about how a young person got out of american debt hell goes on before mentioning that they inherited money or property from their family. a bonus of -10 is applied if the article contains the phrase "if we could do it, anybody can"
things i'd like to see destroyed:
> the us government
> white supremacy
> transphobia as an institution and also terfs in general why not
> student debt and privatized education overall
> privatized healthcare and medical debt
> i wanna say prisons but let's keep the rapists and throw in politicians and ice agents bc fuck them
loves those little cat beans
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