Who is responsible for the voice of Chewbacca?

I feel sorry for the Jar Jar Binks guy. I remember seeing little shorts on the Star Wars site leading up to the release of episode 1, where the Jar Jar guy would take us around and show us stuff on the set. I’m sure he was thinking about how great it was going to [...]

Your life is an occasion.

“Your life is an occasion.  Rise to it.” Mr. Magorium speaking to Molly Mahoney in the movie, Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium.

Closed Captioning for the Visually Impaired

Watching movies at home on my small 19in. TV causes me to have a hard time understanding what the people are saying. Even though it’s probably not true, I’m convinced that the larger the screen, the better I’ll be able to hear what is going on. Somehow I’m never able to pitch that idea with [...]

Word o’ the Wise :: Maven does not equal Maverick

One of the coolest things about a digital dictionary like m-w.com, is that now when you go and look up a word, you can hear it pronounced correctly instead of having to try to understand their pronunciation guide (which makes me have to look up more words I didn’t know like umlaut and diacritic). However, [...]

Word o’ the Wise :: Maven does not equal Maverick

One of the coolest things about a digital dictionary like m-w.com, is that now when you go and look up a word, you can hear it pronounced correctly instead of having to try to understand their pronunciation guide (which makes me have to look up more words I didn’t know like umlaut and diacritic). However, [...]