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Trisha’s Quote of the Day: The secret to Christina Applegate’s success

Advice to grow on, from triple-threat actor Christina Applegate.

Posted on June 6, 2015 at 11:48 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Quote of the Day: Reaping the consequences of being a dick

Wil Wheaton gives advice on what you should do when someone you know and like is being a dick.

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 09:31 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Quote for the Day: How Penny Arcade’s Robert Khoo is more evil than mastermind

[You] know what’s … rare? A guy who can write excellent code in several disparate languages, manage multiple different server installs, administrate databases, and configure office firewalls. All while being motivated to do “tedious” work and manage his own projects while not caring about his work/life balance and being solely focused on the job. That’s […]

Posted on November 26, 2013 at 21:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Quote of the Day: Letting artists be artists

In the olden days, producers knew what visual effects were. Now they’ve gotten into this methodology where they’ll hire a middleman – a visual effects supervisor, and this person works for the producing studio. They’re middle managers. And when you go into a review with one of them, there’s this weird sort of competition that […]

Posted on November 22, 2013 at 15:28 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Video of the Day: “The Night of the Doctor” prequel short

It’s been a great year for fans of Doctor Who (aka Whovians) as the series approaches its special 50th anniversary episode. After Peter Capaldi (“The Thick of It,” In the Loop) was revealed as the newest incarnation of the Doctor and the announcement that the anniversary episode would be simulcast in theaters and select television […]

Posted on November 14, 2013 at 11:49 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Quote of the Day: What do Muslims and Mormons have in common?

I don’t recognize the Orson Scott Card I see today, but I refuse to believe that the author whose stories helped me navigate my teenage years has disappeared entirely. Others may hate him, but I’m still struggling to understand him. That’s the least I owe him for gifting me with an ethical compass when I […]

Posted on November 5, 2013 at 09:38 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Quote of the Day: When “viral” is a dirty word

You say you want to go “viral.” I’m gonna tell you that you actually might NOT want to go legitimately “viral” and here’s why: About 90% of videos that go viral are a trap for their creators. Tay Zonday made Chocolate Rain, and regardless of the fact that he’s a talented singer and songwriter, he […]

Posted on October 31, 2013 at 08:53 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Carrie marketing team deserves an award

Presented without comment.

Posted on October 9, 2013 at 09:00 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Trisha’s Video of the Day: I love you, space sword!

Man, I really have to catch up on The Legend of Korra now, don’t I?

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 13:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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In Russia, game tests you!

“Epic game development” – A development process where a lot of important information (location of critical resources, build-in cheat codes, status of some sub-systems) never gets written down, but instead is passed by the word of mouth from developer to developer, like a folk tale. Most game development in Russia is Epic. —Anonymous, explaining some […]

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 08:09 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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