Monthly Archives: December 2005

“Which ___ Character Are You?” Quizzes

I did this over on the old blog, but people seemed to like it, so I’m moving it to the new one, for the heck of it. And don’t expect any real updates on the weekend. Next week, Arune.Com will … Continue reading

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Ryan Lavery vs Zach Slater

This is one funny interview between All My Children stars Thorsten Kaye and Cameron Mathison. I wish both actors were allowed to bring this kind of energy to their on-screen conflict. If you’ve never watched AMC, this interview will mean … Continue reading

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And I Get Hassled Travelling To Texas? Plus.. DVD Players

Some kid ran away to Iraq, without his parents’ permission, to help with a school project. Aside from the danger he put himself in, the question of how the school wouldn’t have him expelled and how his parents were oblivious…how … Continue reading

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Soap Operas: Online, On Your Cell and Not On Your TiVO

So, it seems that soap operas are facing record low audiences, are tightening budgets and having to fire veterans to free up cash to hire newer, younger stars for longer term, lower paying contracts. I won’t pretend that soaps are … Continue reading

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A Blast From The Past: My Acclaimed 9/11 Column

I couldn’t find much else to run today, as I haven’t had time to write any little essays, but I did want to re-post something that made me a little famous. I used to work for IGN.Com and during that … Continue reading

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iTunes is too… cheap?

Some people just confuse me… So now it seems that some music companies want to play around with Apple’s iTunes pricing system and really…that’s stupid. 99 cents is a perfect price point for impulse shopping and the price shouldn’t be … Continue reading

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“Superman Returns” vs “X3″

vs With the holiday season in full swing, two big comic book movies have been heavily promoted: Superman Returns and X-Men 3. Both are hotly anticipated by fans and are predicted to do quite well: but which one had the … Continue reading

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Blame Canadians By Blaming Americans

Canada is blaming America for exporting its culture of gun violence. There’s an interesting, and accurate, comment at the end where it’s noted that the gang problem in Canada (which one could attribute to the lack of melting pot culture … Continue reading

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Superman Returns Set Visit: Status Report

As many of you know, I visited Sydney, Australia, in July to report on the film Superman Returns. I can’t say much, though I did get to meet and talk (in a roundtable discussion) with all the principle participants, from … Continue reading

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Famous Arune Moments

Since I have no idea how to transfer posts from the old blog, I’m going to reprint some of the must-read moments from the previous incarnation. I’ll try to come up with daily updates, some of a silly nature (tech, … Continue reading

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