Imagine your icon about to take an exam, having studied really hard and being confident that they’ll pass, then opening their paper, reading the first question, and whispering “what the fuck”
If you ever feel like you’ve screwed up, just remember that in 1348 the Scots thought it would be a good idea to invade England because the English were weakened by the Plague. They subsequently caught the plague themselves, went back to Scotland, and killed half their own population.
Our development team was working on a content management system for a corporate client. It was a big system that administered units produced in a variety of languages and applications and, as a result, required careful user interface design and a lot of backend code.
Even worse it’s SO engrained that, because they grew up with the IDEA that Disney is the pinnacle of western animation, they now fervently defend against any competition that outright beats Disney in that regard. Not only does this dilute western animated features but it also closes off an entire generation to anything that dares come from overseas.
If it isn’t exactly LIKE Disney then it’s undeserving of any recognition or awards simply because it dares to veer away from the Disney style.
All you need to do is read audiences comments on Coraline to see just how bad the situation and how “different” animation doesn’t sit well with them.
I mean, hell, we can’t even release PG-13 animated films here without a prior international release because audiences just can’t veer away from Disney = animation = kids and anything else not worth watching.
tbh I don’t see the fuss about having waiters/waitresses not being happy and enthusiastic like I came here to eat I didn’t come here to be amused by employees as long as I’m getting my food and they’re not being blatantly rude I don’t see why y’all need to go on yelp to rank a restaurant 0/5 and have an outburst on why your waitress didn’t smile at you when she poured you water
this is pretty fucking important
This is it. This is the pinnacle of nerdom. This is the greatest height of nerdery that has ever been reached before.
Peter in Loki’s body on a bus downtown to the real Loki and making an excuse that he’s going to a comic convention.
Never will such levels of pure fucking nerd ever be seen again, it’s just not possible. This is a beautiful day, I am glad I am alive to experience this, god bless.