The buzzert Screen Locker

Moments before the protagonists from the movie Hackers work together to overload the Gibson–after rollerblading through New York City via an undisturbed route of compromised traffic signals–each one of them rolls into a phone booth in Grand Central Station and boots up their laptop. During this scene, the camera pans across the laptop screens of each respective hacker as their computer plays a special, customized animation. Ever since I saw this scene I wanted to... Read more...
31 January 2019

Ram-Rods

Visited an old haunt from my childhood over the Christmas 2018 break. I never realized how delightfully 80’s the rides are at Castles ‘n’ Coasters. Reflecting on it a bit more, I remembered that there was another ride at the park called the Magic Carpet which always played pretty cool 80’s classic rock on loud speakers. I should also note these recollections are well into the late 90’s, early 00’s, as I was not alive... Read more...
31 December 2018