The budget adds an alcohol licensing staff to the Clerk’s budget, this is a new position that will serve the ALRC. There were no funds to hire staff for the Midtown police station or Fire Station 14, but both capital projects were added to the budget by the Board of Estimates in September. The BoE will take up amendments to the operating budget next week..
Strangelove); ultraviolent distopia in (Clockwork Orange); and modern warfare in (Full Metal Jacket).The Upright Citizens Brigade recently produced The Shining! The Musical!. The Kubrick exhibition, showcasing artifacts from the auteur films, runs through June at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, complete with a Kubrick app and a Beyond the Infinite film series surveying his influence on other directors. The John Malkovich movie Color Me Kubrick in 2005 told the story of real life Stanley Kubrick impersonator Alan Conway, who conned London film circles by pretending to be the reclusive filmmaker.And Kubrick impeccable eye recently inspired cinemaphile to compile a tribute video of perfectly composed shots, embedded below, that demonstrate Kubrick command of Point Perspective throughout his career.Why have The Shining, in particular, and Kubrick movies in general, aged so gracefully? Ascher says, may be that ambiguity plays better a few years down the road, which is a risk that not everybody wants to take.
And it looks almost exactly like the new HomePod.Not only does the HomePod (like other gadgets before it) mimic the Wi Fi connected, multi room, high quality audio speaker concept that Sonos created years ago, the imagery and wording used on stage at WWDC feels like it was lifted directly from the Santa Barbara, California company marketing playbook. Course, both products are speakers that are designed for use in the home, so the inclusion of the words and in Apple unveil seems like an almost unavoidable coincidence. But it might feel more innocent if Apple weren touting a spatially aware, room tuning feature that looks a lot like the TruePlay technology Sonos rolled out with its Play:5 speaker in 2015.
Lets take tic tac toe, as a simple example. If two children play together, inevitably both will win, loose and draw a few games. However if two math professors, who knew exactly the rules of the game, played together. The Streets Division dispatched 32 plow trucks to apply salt and plow the salt route network of streets. These are the main thoroughfares of Madison, Madison Metro bus routes, and the roads around schools and hospitals. The salt route network accounts for nearly half of all Madison streets and these are the only streets that receive salt.