Posts Tagged ‘The Big Lebowski’
From MovieBarCode, every frame of a film, compressed into a single image. E.g…
The Big Lebowski (1998)
A Single Man (2009)
[TotH, respectively, to Jesse Dylan and Nell Minow]
As we scale back our popcorn orders, we might recall that it was on this date in 1997 that the fledgling Warner Brothers (WB) television network aired the inaugural episode of what became its first bona-fide hit series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Buffy [when asked in their first encounter by Giles, who will become her mentor, if she knows anything about vampires]: To make you a vampire they have to suck your blood. And then you have to suck their blood. It’s like a whole big sucking thing. Mostly they’re just gonna kill you. Why am I still talking to you?
From Geekosystem, “The Ten Greatest Alignment Charts of All Time“:
… we can tell you definitively that alignment charts seem to be blowing up all over the place lately… For those not familiar with them, alignment charts draw from classic Dungeons and Dragons, breaking characters down by two axes: Law-Chaos (lawful, neutral and chaotic) and Good-Evil (good, evil, and neutral). An alignment chart in meme terms, then, is a 3×3 grid comprised of nine characters from a given movie, game, or other pop culture happening.
See them all– from The Big Lebowski and The Office to Technology Pioneers and Dr. Who– here.
As we consider our own places in the scheme of things, we might recall that it was on this date in 1907 that Pike Place Market, the longest continuously-running public farmers market in the US, opened in Seattle. It currently serves roughly 10 million visitors per year.