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This Week In Review: From Another Site Re-Deisgn to ATHF

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It has happened countless times before, but I’ve had the intention to be an active daily blog poster this week, since everything else around me decided to stay put and do/be nothing.

Some personal highlights:

  • I won’t be going to the US for company-sponsored training any time soon. Details end here.
  • Site re-design AGAIN. I’ve always liked what the 3 column layout does to efficiently order content, and ads. I just wish I had the time and pratical know-how to optimize this. Alex King’s site was the ultimate convincing factor.

In photography:

In music:

In cinema:

In tech, and the internets:

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March 17th, 2007 at 10:37 pm

Paramita’s Tala Video Released

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Hat-tip to Karla for this bit of news: Paramita’s Tala video is now enjoying airplay over that videoke-slash-music-video-channel; its available online via the director’s Multiply site. Further convince yourself with this fetching video still. Great to know this, since Tala is hands-down the best song from the band’s album.

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March 15th, 2007 at 12:07 am

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Cut Scenes from The IT Crowd

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Here are cut scenes from The IT Crowd. Patiently waiting for the second season (via). Oh, and IMDB verifies that the American version is currently in pre-production. Personal note: I work 99% of the time with the company’s IT personnel (I’m NOC, anyway), but there really isn’t much uber-geeky fun to see there.

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March 8th, 2007 at 5:12 pm

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Paprika: This is your brain on anime.

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March 3rd, 2007 at 10:43 am

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Interview on Philippine Cinema

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PinoyPost interviews film critic Noel Vera on Philippine Cinema, in large part, based on the Fil-Am experience. If you hesitate -you shouldn’t- to purhcase his Critic After Dark book, this is a great primer. Five months late, though.

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March 3rd, 2007 at 1:07 am

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