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donnie darko is profound when you're stoned. do it. [Oct. 26th, 2004|11:58 am]
pillowpants
unexpectedly smoked and watched donnie darko last night.  for some reason, this time, i found so many connections in the film.  the story gives subtle clues to the surrounding relationships and motivations that i hadn't realized before.  i really appreciated the film even more.  now i'm DD this weekend for sure. 

and... have a new cam.  i'll be posting lots of pics of random crap that looks interesting to me.  right now, i look pretty interesting with a big-ass frame. 

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[User Picture]From: lunarbull
2004-10-26 04:27 pm (UTC)
That's the most minimal O_o I've ever seen anyone do.
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-26 04:38 pm (UTC)
; ) i like subtlety.
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[User Picture]From: lunarbull
2004-10-26 04:41 pm (UTC)
Hey did you hear about Re:Sound in Somerville last weekend? The map point was in Union Square. SO FUN.
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-26 06:03 pm (UTC)
that looks great. i would have loved it. are they doing it again?
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From: budfoot
2004-10-26 05:06 pm (UTC)
Who is that guy?
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-26 06:04 pm (UTC)
some scenester after i stole his bike.
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[User Picture]From: silly80slizzie
2004-10-26 06:40 pm (UTC)
wooowooo! sexy sexy!!
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-26 07:14 pm (UTC)
and rexy even. thanky.
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From: rubtillitbleeds
2004-10-26 07:07 pm (UTC)
It's been awhile since I've watched Donnie Darko. I should do that again and I'm almost always stoned.

can't wait to see a bunch of pics
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-26 07:42 pm (UTC)
my mind was mostly on the motivations of mrs farmer when she was trying to get rid of the Graham Green's story. earlier in the movie in Karen Pomeroy's (Drew Barrymore) class, Joni was publically put down and asked to move by Karen. Joni was a close friend (Sparkle Motion) to Beth Farmer, Kitty Farmer's daughter. So I'm guessing Joni get's Beth's mom to hate Karen and find a way to have her fired.

another thing i didn't get before... in the evil dead theater scene when donnie asks Frank what happened to his eye and Frank says "I'm so sorry", i think it's a double meaning. to the Donnie that hasn't shot him yet, it's just "i'm sorry my eye looks so gross". to the Donnie that's going to shoot him, he's apologizing for running over Gretchen, Donnie's gf.

and... i have to check again, but i'm pretty sure the "I'm NOT AFRAID" kid that wet his bed too long from the Attitudinal Beliefs video shows up again during Cherita Chen's performance to put feathers through a fan that's blowing onto stage.

there were several other things, but i'll have to watch again soon to remember.
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[User Picture]From: donrufie
2004-10-26 11:11 pm (UTC)
I liked that movie the first time I saw it.. admittedly my sister and I had gone through quite a bit of wine before watching it (lol) among other drinks... she didn't seem to like it as much, though. afterwards she turned to me and said "what kind of a person could like that movie!?"
my reply: I dunno, maybe they can really relate to it
hehe
that lens is really big o.o
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-27 01:25 pm (UTC)
ya, you gotta connect to get it.

>that lens is really big
get your mind out of the gutter... oh.. that wasn't a dirty joke, right.
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[User Picture]From: donrufie
2004-10-27 01:33 pm (UTC)
:P
yeah, all we do in photo class is talk dirty
"oh man, your enlarger is way too small" *g*
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[User Picture]From: dirteecrayon
2004-10-27 11:43 pm (UTC)
i bought the movie on dvd during the summer but i still haven't watched it yet. i need to do that asap...

for the photo nerds
what type of camera, brand, specs yadda yadda blah blah

=)
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-28 03:27 pm (UTC)
it's a nikon d70 with a 24-120 f3.5-5.6 lens with vibration reduction. oooo. ahhhh. ; ) i'm about to get a macro lens set and a 300 zoom. \m/
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From: (Anonymous)
2004-10-28 09:18 pm (UTC)

Cool Camera!

Looks expensive. Where did you get it? Did you get a good deal? Nice picture btw.
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[User Picture]From: potentialtoburn
2004-10-29 03:18 pm (UTC)

Re: Cool Camera!

>expensive.
yes!

>where?
http://www.bhphotovideo.com

>deal?
just a fair price. i think real "deals" are rare unless you're a cute girl or if you're morally flexible. ; )

>btw
thank you oh nameless one.
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