Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Top 40 Movies, numbers 20 through 1

20. High Fidelity
19. The Departed
18. The Exorcist
17. The Royal Tenenbaums
16. Dirty Harry
15. The Deer Hunter
14. There Will be Blood
13. This is Spinal Tap
12. Once Upon a Time in America
11. The Godfather
10. Taxi Driver
9. The Shining
8. Almost Famous
7. Casablanca
6. No Country for Old Men
5. Apocalypse Now
4. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
3. The Godfather, pt. II
2. Goodfellas
1. Unforgiven

Friday, January 23, 2009

Top 40 Movies, numbers 40 through 21

40. 28 Days Later
39. Sin City
38. Die Hard
37. The Thing
36. Toy Story
35. Wayne’s World
34. Downfall
33. Reservoir Dogs
32. Se7en
31. Dazed and Confused
30. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
29. Spider-Man 2
28. Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings
27. Pan’s Labyrinth
26. Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn
25. Zodiac
24. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
23. The Dark Knight
22. Anchorman
21. Bullitt

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Songs I haven't heard in like, five years, that everyone my age seems to love

* Smash Mouth - All Star
* Sisqo - Thong Song
* Eve 6 - Here's to the Night
* Nelly - Hot in Herre
* Crazytown - Butterfly
* Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
* Eagle-Eye Cherry - Save Tonight
* Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue
* Shaggy - It Wasn't Me

Friday, January 16, 2009

Tattoos I would get, were they not, you know, permanent.

* Robert DeNiro as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver on my inside left forearm
* Clint Eastwood as the Man with No Name from the Good, the Bad and the Ugly on my inside right forearm
* AWESOME! spelt across my knuckles
* The Glassjaw GJ and "This is worship and this is tribute" on my right bicep
* The Thursday dove and "Let the mountain sleep in the past with all our bad dreams" on my left bicep
* The cover art from No Heroes by Converge on my chest with "No heroes" in cursive above it across my collarbones
* "The victor belongs to the spoils" on outside left forearm
* The Friuli coat of arms on outside right forearm
* Batman punching out Hitler, wherever there is space

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Most Anticipated Albums of 2009

* Franz Ferdinand - Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
* Thursday - Common Existence
* Fake Problems - It's Great to Be Alive
* Converge
* Every Time I Die
* Head Automatica
* Gallows - Grey Britain
* El Bronx
* Glassjaw
* Set Your Goals
* Cursive - Mama, I'm Swollen
* Poison the Well
* Arctic Monkeys
* Dillinger Escape Plan
* A Wilhelm Scream

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Great band names that are still unused (as far as I know), and the type of music best suited to each name

* Silver St. Cloud (90s screamo)
* The Knaves (Britpop)
* Color Me Blood Red (Arty metalcore)
* Rook Takes Pawnshop (Neo-new wave)
* Mama Teresa and the Black Jesuses (Garage rock)
* Luca Brasi (Hardcore)