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Thu, Apr. 25th, 2019 | 06:35 pm  slavezombie


Halp! I’ve sat down on a really low rider chair...
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And I can’t get up!


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Thu, Apr. 25th, 2019 | 04:20 pm  slavezombie


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Law-enforcement, subject to rumor, innuendo, etc.
have a slight advantage when they're native to the city where they work. In other words, a crime of passion for two young lovers who've moved on with their lives may be involved in a homicide against each other (and a detective who grew up with them might have some insight.)



The teenage lovers go their separate ways but they're still in love with each other; and while there might be a mutual agreement between them if they're both involved in their own relationship, how might the death of one of them bring the two together again?



When the detective on the case realizes the victim was somebody he/she knew in high school.



What easier way to gain insight into a person's state of mind than by using the modus operandi made available from work, and for a detective it might seem appealing to follow a suspect until a traffic violation allows him to pull the him over for a quick character evaluation.



What all is entailed in being a detective is a mystery to me, but one thing is certain, their social skills would definitely suck if he had to lower his rank and status just to impersonate a regular law enforcement officer. Courtesy has gone out the door. What ever happened to the old west code of honor, wherein, if a cop is proven incorrect at doing his job stopping somebody and instilling fear into them, that that cop should be obligated to forfeit his firearm as a peace offering. Index card:
S&W 627 Pro .357 Mag 4" AS Stainless 8 Shot.


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Thu, Apr. 25th, 2019 | 12:00 pm  slavezombie


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Mon, Apr. 22nd, 2019 | 12:00 pm  slavezombie


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Mon, Apr. 22nd, 2019 | 10:54 am  slavezombie


My booshiite ideas about writing
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I couldn't believe I produced a whole page of script on the #tmtwngm screenplay project by the imaginary deadline I created for myself. It is very simple to follow. Basically, because the scenes I write are usually no longer than sequences, they're very similar in length to SNL skits.

Deadline is 11:30PM Eastern

This scenario might even make for a good skit in itself. The premise is what if SNL was short of skits and all of their writers were blocked? Would they all get drunk trying to spark creativity? Would they scour the web for people like me who upload scenes on line for the general public to read?

I even formatted my stylesheet to make updates to my blog easy to format like a screenplay (without typing on my typewriter and scanning the hard copies into the computer for uploading to lj as image files.)

Example

INT. TRAIN - NIGHT

Traveling at 85MPH, people walk funny as they make their way thru the passenger train cars and into the dining area.

PORTER
How many in your party?

BIER
One.

Where typing is concerned, it's a whole lot easier just using the tab button to advance the carrier to the proper indention point and start typing dialog, direction, character names, etc. The main inconvenience is accessing my typewriter. Laptop is easier to carry around, and less noisy. Then there's an app for my iOS device I recently discovered. It's called untitled.

What I like about this app is that, theoretically, a writer could just write freestyle (without formatting scenes in movie script style) and the app is supposed to format it like a screenplay when you preview it either in PDF format or application's own 'preview' viewer. Crazy, huh? I haven't been able to use the app without thinking in terms of formatting; in other words, I still do this:

INT. APARTMENT - DAY

I suppose printing would be easier than exporting and sharing to a blog, but I simply keep my phone next to my typewriter and transcribe directly from it to paper on my manual typewriter. It gives me a chance to edit a few words I might have chosen in haste, and shorten other areas for brevity. Printing directly from the app might look a lot better than the faded ink ribbon my typewriter uses, but at least it's refined from the opportunity of having a second look at what's been written.

So, I'm trying to make time in my busy schedule to produces sequences which I can upload to my blog.

blanketsin dot com

But now I've limited who can and cannot view my #tmtwngm updates to screenwriting group members. Of which I think there is only one and it isn't me or an alternate account I've created. It's far fetched that SNL would be so hard up for material that they would resort to such a thing, but I'm concerned that I've blocked my sometimes NSFW updates to a select few (of one) so much so that adding new friends requesting access by commenting will be accepted no questions asked. Plagiarism be damned.

I don't have cable anymore

I can't really tune in to the first broadcast of SNL. Here in the west coast, SNL aires at 8:30PM. Time Warner/Spectrum sabotaged my set-up so that the new cable box/DVR displays snow and digitally obscured TV screens everytime I turn on my TV. I had to restart the DVR each time I wanted to watch TV, so I cancelled my subscription. What I should've done was cancelled the whole thing, Internet included; but that would be excessive. Internet isn't all that great either. On-demand movies are constantly being interrupted with pauses and requiring backing out of the film and restarting it.

So now I have to wait until Sunday to check if Hulu has SNL's recent episode. I think it only takes a day. It might be interesting to calculate the exact time it takes for Hulu to offer live broadcasts. It's bad enough paying for Hulu doesn't eliminate commercials. How does a streaming organization get away with delaying a live broadcast too?

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Sat, Apr. 20th, 2019 | 12:02 am  slavezombie


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Thu, Apr. 18th, 2019 | 12:00 pm  slavezombie


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Sat, Apr. 13th, 2019 | 12:14 am  slavezombie


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Mon, Apr. 8th, 2019 | 12:30 pm  slavezombie


Lj has an app that halts the ability to enter text as a result of scrolling the text field on iphone
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I find that I look at my phone at least every hour (here at work).

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