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April 19, 2012: 2001 – A Food Odyssey!

A couple of months ago, I was reconsidering this whole blog thing.  In truth, after 4+ years of daily blogging, I was thinking about calling it quits or, at the very least, scaling back.  I was on the fence and so, elected to look ahead to my next milestone post – the big 2-0-0-0.  I [...]
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The Long Shadow of Kubrick's '2001'

US Politics / Liberal : Drudge Retort Weblog (11 hours ago)

T.R. Witcher, Salon: When I first heard about Christopher Nolan's new sci-fi adventure, Interstellar, my immediate thought was only this: Here comes the latest filmmaker to take on Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. Though it ... Read Post

The Mars Odyssey Orbiter Launched 10 Years Ago [Techversary]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (4 years ago)

10 years ago today, on April 7, 2001, NASA launched the 2001 Mars Odyssey orbiter into the sky. Its name alluding to Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke's seminal story of space exploration, the Odyssey was equipped with spectromet... Read Post

If 2001: A Space Odyssey were made today, would it be marketed as a generic action flick?

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (2 years ago)

If Stanley Kubrick was somehow able to make 2001: A Space Odyssey in the year 2012, would he be able to release a trailer that captures the scope and majesty of his film? Or would the tale of humanity's journey from one stage of dev... Read Post


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