Hugh McGuire

publishing, technology, media, philosophy, a bit of politics.

chinese domain names

you know, if i were smarter than I am, i would do something about this email i got: Dear Customer, Gung Hei Fat Choy! In celebration of Chinese New Year, has slashed prices on new .CN registrations. ——————————————————– REGISTER A NEW .CN DOMAIN FOR ONLY $1.99/ONE YEAR (USD). ——————————————————– Offer expires February 29th […]

the making of footloose

Footloose is surely one of the great cinematic achievements of the 1980s, but these years later it’s not Kevin Bacon “dancing away oppression” that we remember most, but rather the searing sounds of Kenny Loggins’ unforgettable theme song, Footloose, which surely was the soundtrack of a generation of youth who were “yearning burning for some/ […]