Above is the official teaser trailer for Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) starring Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn), Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Huntress), Jurnee Smollett-Bell (Black Canary), Ella Jay Basco (Cassandra Cain), Rosie Perez (Renee Montoya), Ewan McGregor (Black Mask) and Chris Messina (Victor Zsasz). Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is scheduled to open in … Continue reading Watch the Teaser Trailer for “Birds of Prey” RIGHT HERE!
On episode “Cinco-Cinco” — which is “Five-Five”, NOT “Fifty-Five” — of PractitioNERD WIRed, I shoot the breeze on quicky architectural history videos, the possible rise of the 3D-printed cast, the AWESOME ‘RippleDotZero’ Flash game, and WarGames, OOH, GOOD LORD, What Is It Good For (well, memorable matches, that’s what…)… Continue reading “Fast Design History, 3D Casts, RippleDotZero & WarGames – WIRed #55”
Have you ever felt the need to brush up on your architectural history, you know, so it sounds like you actually know what you’re talking about at the dinner table, at the bar with some friends, or at a symposium when the debate starts on the current state of art and architecture? If you answered “yes” — because that’s totally not weird –, don’t have the time to get a minor in art & architectural history like I did, AND you have a spare fifteen minutes on you, then the UK-based distance-learning website The Open University (OU) is just for you. The OU has available a series of helpful online videos simply titled “Design in a Nutshell.” All you have to do is lie back (or sit back if you’re in a chair, or….something), click on the play icon, and let young Ben “Obi-Wan” Kenobi himself Ewan McGregor narrate this pleasant series of minimally-animated, quick-paced, diagrammatic, and hilarious cartoons. At the end, you’ll have a general idea on all things design-related from the Gothic Revival era to Postmodernism you can prime yourself with some cursory lessons on all things design from Gothic Revival to Postmodernism in under a quarter of an hour. Continue reading “Got 15 Minutes? Use It To Learn The History Of Western Architecture!”