Archive | February, 2007

Vote the Schmoe!

Favorite Movie of the Year: Children of Men Worst Movie of the Year: Little Man Best Director of the Year: Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth) Best Screenplay of the Year: The Prestige Most Overrated Movie of the Year: Superman Returns Most Underrated Movie of the Year: The Fountain Trippiest Movie of the Year: Pan’s Labyrinth […]

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Nobody gives a damn.

So, when I uploaded my Microsoft Vista ad on the Jin Mao tower image to flickr, I was hoping that it would make the round on the internet. I support the free use of images, this is why I give my images almost always a ‘Attribution-ShareAlike‘ license. I like my fifteen minutes of fame now […]

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Chinabounder is back.

First of all, don’t get me wrong, I absolutely don’t agree with Chinabounder’s way of dealing with women; I come from a big family, and if I knew that some guy like him was hitting on one of my family members, I’d make sure he would not be able to hit anything ever again. But […]

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Windows Vista on Jin Mao Tower

Advertising from Microsoft.

I could not belive my eyes when we left the “Banana Leaf” restaurant in Shanghai’s Pudong district yesterday – there was a huge advertising on the 421 meter high Jin Mao Tower! On one of the biggest skyscrapers in Asia! Yes, it makes absolutely sense to advertise like that in the country where you can […]

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