Monthly Archives: January 2014

Wikipedia: Trojan War (article prepared for film, pre-production research and background piece of work)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For the 1997 film, see Trojan War (film). Trojan War Achilles tending the wounded Patroclus(Attic red-figure kylix, c. 500 BC) The war Setting: Troy (modern Hisarlik, Turkey)Period: Bronze AgeTraditional dating: c. 1194–1184 BCModern dating: between … Continue reading

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Ajax Will Die but not before Glory

In Homer’s Iliad he is described as of great stature, colossal frame and strongest of all the Achaeans. Known as the “bulwark of the Achaeans”,[2] he was trained by the centaur Chiron (who had trained Ajax’ father Telamon and Achilles’ … Continue reading

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La Guerre de Troie n’aura pas Lieu

I’ve played Oiax at the Universite de Strasbourg, (1983) I and I can play Ajax again in Los Angeles, day after tomorrow.

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Fan #RobertDeNiro #SilverLinings

#nfl: you are on to something…there is a zeitgeist in the air that only the #SuperBowl can blow away.

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@BloombergTV Gates/Bloomberg Interview by Betty Liu

“We do the best we can” (famous #HarvardLawSchoolProfessor {Kaplan?}) taken to the bold Gates and Bloomberg message “Do the best with a hard hand” means we have a shot. Peace, hope and love.

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MLK Inspires the Niners: “We Shall Overcome”

Rollerball (1975) A Film by Norman Jewison, Screenplay by William Harrison Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 20, 2014 “We Shall Overcome”  The awful reality is what I overheard Jimmy Caan repeat so I could barely hear it one day: … Continue reading

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In the Wake of the NFC Championship

Rollerball (1975) A Film by Norman Jewison, Screenplay by William Harrison   The awful reality is what I overheard Jimmy Caan repeat so I could barely hear it one day: “Destroy…destroy…destroy”. Jimmy was such a great protagonist as Jonathan E … Continue reading

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WIN ONE FOR BOWMAN ELWAY #THENFL

BOWMAN WILL NOT BE FORGOTTON—Get well brother: 49er Faithful to the end. Your coach was right, #NinerNation will rise with terrible retribution. Crabtree pressed the wrong face out of frustration: the refs and NFL execs. may as well have robbed … Continue reading

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Other American Stories from the #sagaftraawards Correction

Blue Jasmine (Woody Alan back in NOR.CAL #Ninernation (WeLikeJets) and Cate Blanchett 12 YEARS A SLAVE: (The suffering woman abused and oppressed: the Story that Must Be Told, like The Color Purple).

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Another “American” Stories Too Soon Forgotten: Cate Blanchett and Woody Allen and Northrup

Blue Jasmine (Woody Alan back in NOR.CAL #Ninernation (WeLikeJets) 12 YEARS A SLAVE: (The suffering woman abused and oppressed: the Story that Must Be Told, like The Color Purple).

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