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Happy Birthday, Sam Neill!

Today is the birthday of one of my favorite actors: Sam Neill!

Perhaps most famous for portraying Dr. Alan Grant in Jurassic Park (and JP III), but also beloved for The Hunt for Red October, In The Mouth of Madness, Alcatraz, Event Horizon, The Omen III, Daybreakers, Memoirs of an Invisible Man, The Dish, Bicentennial Man, etc, etc!

Top 5 life lessons I learned from movies.

1. Star Wars.

I was in fifth grade when Star Wars came out. Our family didn’t have a lot of money, so it was beyond astonishing when my dad insisted that the whole family, all six of us, go see a new movie called Star Wars. 1,502 more words


Hunt for Red October: Replica Orders

Retouched HD screencaps:

Appears to be two sheets, double-spaced, stapled together in the upper left hand corner.

I’ve recreated this in two sheet sizes: US Letter, and Metric A4: 27 more words


Fictional Communists

Who’s your favorite fictional communist? 

KGB agent Leo Demidov, the hero in Tom Rob Smith’s trilogy of Soviet thriller novels, isn’t a terribly rich character in his own right. 2,441 more words


Red October Sail Number Shirts

As seen on the Red October when she is leaving Polijarny. Now available on an attractive variety of shirts, though I recommend a black or dark, drab, socialist gray: 8 more words


Your Motivation Is Not Going To Be Enough

I didn’t want to write this blog post. It’s not that I dislike the topic, I just wasn’t motivated to sit down and write. I used to think that there was something wrong with me. 874 more words

Personal Development