Posts tagged with “rules”

Posted 3 years ago

Man shot dead in Latvian cinema for eating popcorn too loudly | Film | guardian.co.uk

"Latest incidence of cinema rage occurred during a screening of Black Swan in Riga”

1. Obligatory punch-line: “the swan made me do it”?

2. This is not ‘nam. This is bowling cinema. There are rules. Check out the official Cinema Code of Conduct

Posted 3 years ago
superfluidity:

You know how some mathematical formulas have an elegant simplicity? (Yeah, me neither.) Well Gildersleeve’s descriptions of grammar have that simple but penetrating elegance, like a powerful formula or brilliant textual emendation.

This should be issued to every first-year university student enrolled in any programme related to the humanities.

superfluidity:

You know how some mathematical formulas have an elegant simplicity? (Yeah, me neither.) Well Gildersleeve’s descriptions of grammar have that simple but penetrating elegance, like a powerful formula or brilliant textual emendation.

This should be issued to every first-year university student enrolled in any programme related to the humanities.

Posted 3 years ago

phillipreeves:

Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s Wittertainment Film-Going Code of Conduct.

I believe breaking these rules should be punishable by death.

YES. 

THIS IS NOT ‘NAM. THIS IS CINEMA. THERE ARE RULES.

Posted 3 years ago

Instant unfollow - rule #14

You are a d*ck.

Posted 4 years ago

Speaking of songs, “When the Saints Go Marching In” is an understandably popular request by New Orleans visitors. And, it gets played a lot. But it’s also a tradition that “the Saints” requires an extra gratuity. A sign on the wall behind the bandstand at Preservation Hall lays it out: “Traditional request $2. Others $5. The Saints $10.”

 Treme explained - NOLA.com

Speaking of songs, “When the Saints Go Marching In” is an understandably popular request by New Orleans visitors. And, it gets played a lot. But it’s also a tradition that “the Saints” requires an extra gratuity. A sign on the wall behind the bandstand at Preservation Hall lays it out: “Traditional request $2. Others $5. The Saints $10.”

Treme explained - NOLA.com

Posted 4 years ago

Instant unfollow - rule #13 

Three words:

Festival. Di. Sanremo.

(if you don’t know what this is don’t worry, rule #13 does not apply to you. And you’re not missing anything at all.)

Posted 4 years ago

Instant unfollow - rule #12

Abuse of the “Ask” function.

Posted 4 years ago

Instant unfollow - rule #11

Your make up for your lack of personality with numerous posts full of verbose banalities.

Posted 4 years ago

Instant unfollow - rule #10 

All these bloody automated Top Artists of the Week last.fm lists. No, thanks.

Posted 4 years ago

Instant unfollow* - rule #9

In the forthcoming weeks you post a plethora of screenshots of Lost.

(*Following may resume at a later stage, once it’s all over.)