Woody Allen in fila al cinema con Diane Keaton in “Annie Hall” è infastidito dalle sbruffoneggiate pseudo-intellettuali di un nevrotico newyorkese che dietro di loro parla di Marshall McLuhan. 1,231 more words
Tags » McLuhan
4,774 more words
A writer who talks about “the magical power of words” is usually a) corny and b) incapable of any such effect. But when a type designer like Joshua Darden says it, he is emphasizing the ability of letters and words to elicit a response through their physical shape and style.
Recently I was introduced to the first season of the A&E television show, Longmire, which is currently streaming on Netflix. I have only had the privilege of watching several episodes (I’m afraid my schedule just doesn’t allow for regular television viewing) and what I’ve seen so far is quite compelling. 1,072 more words