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SLACKER directed by Richard Linklater (USA, 1991)

Two definitions from Urban Dictionary :
SLACKER - Someone who puts off doing things to the last minute, and when the last minutes comes, decides it wasn’t all that important anyways and forgets about it. 391 more words


THE BIG LEBOWSKI, Joel and Ethan Coen, 1998

Abide With Me: The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski is a 1998 film written and directed by the Coen brothers. The film follows the Dude, played by Jeff Bridges, a laid-back, easygoing slacker whose aims in life are to avoid any trouble or exertion and to get compensated for the damage done to his carpet. 1,097 more words

List Of Films

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I discuss 'The Big Lebowski' in relation to the slacker movement in the late 80s, and themes of consumerism, authenticity and resistance. This talk is also available to read or download on my Academia.edu page.

The 90s = Refried 70s?

The 90s were our golden age, so why did we try so hard to turn it into the 70s? Seriously, Generation X!

Let’s start with our choice in Presidents. 490 more words

Disappearing Act.

I’ve been busy trucking on with this:

A band I’ve put a large chunk of my life into for the last four years.  Met yesterday with an attack on my level of commitment by the other members of the band, I’m wondering if the time and money I put into it is worth it anymore.   84 more words


What's Wrong With This Picture?

These images of slouchy skeletons are a sorry sight. There are 11 things wrong with this picture of poor, poor posture.

Proper posture leads to positive prevention. 25 more words


The Art of Bombing

Life is such that you will not always have the best experience possible.  That is with everything.  Great Baseball players fail seven times out of ten.   893 more words