Those who know me (and probably some who don’t) are vaguely aware I like the show ‘Lost’ and that I’m a staunch defender of its much derided final season and series finale.
At some point I’ll arrange the means to stutter my way through an appearance on Jason Rodriguez’s podcast ‘You’re All Wrong’ and champion its cause. But I wanted to try and prepare, to try and put down in words why I choose to defend it rather than deride it…and it turned into this…thing. 1300+ words. If you can hear crying, that’s my deadlines in the corner. A group shower to wash off the shame is on the cards.
Reblogging this piece I did on Lost. Lost is ten years old today.
Here is a far better summary and think piece on the ending than mine.
A MEDIEVAL village in Worcestershire will be revealed in all its glory after a heritage group received a lottery grant to delve deeper into its many mysteries.
Abberley Hills Preservation Society has been awarded £50,000 of funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund towards…
This is practically on my doorstep :D
"Organovo is like something out of a science fiction movie. It specializes in 3D bioprinting, which means they make functional human tissue which can be used for scientific testing, and, in the future, surgery and transplantation."
"Exo’s protein bars are made with cricket flour — that’s right, insects. It may sound unappetizing to Western eaters, but crickets are incredibly nutritious and more sustainable than other forms of protein, such as cattle that produce 80 times more methane."
Future. Unevenly distributed. Blah blah blah.
More from the Wingard canon.
This was great. The way it fucks with chronology and editing was fantastic.
Ten years old today. You never built that army with Ana Lucia, we never saw who was in the outrigger, but you had heart kid. Plenty of it.
I AM SO FUCKING DONE WITH THIS WEBSITE LIKE I CANNOT.
I’VE BEEN LAUGHING FOR LIKE 5 MINUTES STRAIGHT.
like…who makes the decisions and why do the friends go along with it….
THAT THING RIGHT THERE
WHAT IS GOING ON