Monthly Archives: August 2007

Mr. Ravi

This is our cat Ravi. His formal portrait for my daughters room. His name is followed by his nicknames.

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How to Survive and Thrive in Your Family

Here’s a book I have been working on for a year…at least. But it has changed significantly since I became a father. At least in some of the tone – if not the content. It started as a straight ahead … Continue reading

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The Thing with No Head, at the Walker Art Center

Here’s more info for those close to the Twin Cities about a screening of my animated short,The Thing with No Head at The Walker Art Center. It takes place Saturday, September 1st. The day has a lot of great events … Continue reading

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Graphic Novels and not so Novelish Graphics

I’m going to be writing about Graphic Novels. What the hell do I know you ask. I don’t read too many GNs. A few here or there. But there is one I really love. It was sent to me by … Continue reading

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I spend a lot of time doing on-air graphics and animation for TV. I am in the middle of finishing up two jobs that are about 50/50 animation and what I would call motion design. Now I found this link … Continue reading

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Final List of all Mattel Toys in the Recall

‘Sarge’ toy truck from the Pixar/Disney movie CARS, enamel based paint contains lead. Tickle Me Elmo – Asbestos edition. Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Plush dolls, filled with human waste. ‘Little Knifey’ action figure, real knives. Batman Fun-to-Pose talking action … Continue reading

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Found a great little story about how the FBI and CIA have been editing Wikipedia enteries. When presented with this fact the agencies refused to comment on whether they did it or not. I didn’t know lying was such an … Continue reading

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