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Archivo para febrero 2013

Estoy atrapao

26/02/2013

A day like today, many years ago, something happened and my mom and I ended up in the hospital. She got it better and was out of the hospital a week later, but I was screwed badly. It took me a year to be able to get up and walk, and two or three to […]

My profession

25/02/2013

I make vague references to my work, sometimes. I speak about translation sometimes, but not about my main job. I have even shown snapshots of work documents, but I’ve never explained it. Here. Let me explain to you what I do to earn my bacon. I’m the guy with the tie, between the forst policeman […]

Big trouble in little China & Midnight Run

18/02/2013

More films for your pleasure. And a coincidence too: This is Alex Denton’s favorite movie. Big Trouble in Little China: Absurdilicious. Midnight Run: Formulaic.

I’ve found some music that I really, really like

17/02/2013

And I think you should partake too. Brass, wood and wires Listen to these people. They are awesome. From their soundcloud. ——————————————————————————————————————- The incredibles was very interesting. It’s full of clichés, but if you actually take a look at it, it’s a pretty radical movie, harpering on and on about participation, and standing up for […]

The incredibles & Ray

16/02/2013

I’ve had a massive cinema night. The Incredibles: full Ray: Ray Voilà

Mortadelo & Filemón

12/02/2013

Ok, so this is a very Spanish thing. Mortadelo and Filemón are two comic characters from my childhood. I think two generations of Spanish kids and adults have read these, and I guess that, in a way, it’s had it’s share of cultural impact. But… it’s a very regional thing, and full of the most […]

School of Rock & Real Steel

09/02/2013

Oh man. What a great cinematogrphic night. School of Rock: A. Real Steel: B. I´ve watched and have some reflections on those films, they are long and tough to comment. school of rock

Manifiesto contra el euro

01/02/2013

Ya se que normalmente mi blog son todo risas y diversión. Pero hoy quiero tratar algo serio. Resulta que me gusta la economía y me entretengo aprendiendo. El caso es que he investigado a fondo para escribir este texto, y quizá te resulte interesante. Explico en términos asequibles por qué el euro es y siempre […]

A manifest against the euro

01/02/2013

Hey. For a change, let’s deal with a serious topic. I have  researched and written this document. My point is to show how the euro was always a very bad idea. I am not claiming ill will (though there is a case for that). I am sincerely convinced that, even with good will, the euro […]