The Lanham Factor
The (ir)rational thoughts of a (not-so)mad man

August 2008 Entries

The Dark Knight

I saw The Dark Knight last week. I was anticipating this film for some time and it did not disappoint. For those of you who know me, I can't simply give a "thumbs up/down" review. So if you're in a hurry… I highly recommend this movie but I must warn you that it is dark, unhappy, disturbing, and emotionally exhausting. If you're not in a hurry… My general sense of the movie is that it is dark and disturbing. I equate it to disturbing in the sense of Silence of the Lambs. The story is excellent and ......

The Cini Mini Syndrome

Many years ago I purchased my first house. One of the first morning's in the house (a Saturday I believe) my (ex) wife fetched breakfast at Burger King while I continued installing child safety devices. She returned with baked, unhealthy yet totally tasty and satisfying treats from the King. Among the choices was a box (or two) of Cini-Mini's. I stared at the box quickly becoming fascinated with the design. I have always been a curious type. Also, I am a process geek. I am interested in learning ......