Daily Archives: July 18, 2013

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How they built the Spitter Dinosaur in Jurassic Park

From the era right before CGI took overtook practical special effect comes a treat from Stan Winston Studios. In this video we see how the Studio built Jurassic Park’s Animatronic Dilophosaurus (The Spitter). The live-action full-size dinosaur effects mechanic, Rick Galinson, details the processes and techniques used in building this […]

Blondie – Will Anything Happen?

At some point in the 1990s I was digging through some records that my sisters had abandoned and found a copy of Blondie’s Parallel Lines. I enjoyed Blondie and thought I would give it a listen. When I did I was surprised to find that I could sing along with […]