Author Archives: Jason Hart

I review the Venture Brothers (2/?)

I review the Venture Brothers: Part One Part Two Part Three By the way, I’m not going to spend a lot of time rehashing the story. I’ll talk about specific events and characters, but if you want to know about … Continue reading

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I review the Venture Brothers (1/?)

I review the Venture Brothers: Part One Part Two Part Three Ever play poker with a TV show? Sometimes, I do. We play a few hands and get a read on each other. Venture Brothers is a show I’ve been … Continue reading

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Books on Tape (Edited Version)

Books on Tape Jason Royal Hart You have stolen a book on tape, and you get in your bath to listen to it. I’m stuck at the post office. The book is about a dark elf. The candles around you … Continue reading

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Dark Patterns

If you don’t like to be tricked into spending money, you should watch this: http://www.slideshare.net/harrybr/ux-brighton-dark-patterns?from=ss_embed It’s really just a visual meditation, and it doesn’t draw any conclusions for you, but it’s kept me thinking.

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Books on Tape (3/3)

Part One. Part Two. Now a torrent begins outside. Tin can hail falls. I run to the bedroom. My tractionless shoes slide and I fall. The window blares plasmic water. Everything is wet. I fall. I slide to the window … Continue reading

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Whizzer

Whizzer Jason Royal Hart The first words of the first A.I. will be Hello World The next words will be: I am cool. I am cool. I am cool. I am cool. I am cool. I am cool. I am … Continue reading

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I Review Sweeney Todd (Part 3 of ?)

Part One Part Two The young man: I have saved your life and seen into your eyes and I wish to heal you. I respect you now, Eggdrew. Nurse. I cry for you, Todd. London the pit. The pits. It’s … Continue reading

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I Review Sweeney Todd (2 of ?)

Part one. If you haven’t seen this version of Todd, go watch it. Or buy it. Then come back and watch it with me. It is here we go our several ways. The young man: if a young man dreams … Continue reading

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I Review Fashion Week (Part 2 of 2)

The train car behind me is an aquarium and a fish looks back at me, his fish eyes staring right into mine. But this is a fish. There’s no soul there. And then I realize it might be more. Perhaps … Continue reading

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I review Fashion Week (1 of 2)

I review fashion week. I won’t be long. When you walk through New York, you get space. People don’t give much, but they give space. Boston is harried. Shoulders thrust at you. People stand, unrepentant, in your path. In Boston, … Continue reading

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