Photo of Takeshi Kitano, in black suit and dark sunglasses. Still from his film Brother.

In Brother, Beat Takeshi shows LA hoods Yakuza style

For anyone interested in gangster movies, I’d say this is probably worth seeing. But for me it’s the Kitano-style Japanese touches in the story and some characters that puts this movie in the yes column.

Rode my Rans

Impressions of the Rans Stratus XP recumbent bicycle.

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Is the future really free? It seems we’ve entered an age where there’s a land-grab happening for personal data and …

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