The Jarbochov Weekly Roundup (September 10th, 2021)

It seems Autumn is almost upon us and pumpkin spice is in the air, and before you know it, jacket season will be upon us. Still looking for suggestions from my loyal readership. This week is a little light with content, so blame it on the holiday weekend.

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The Logistics of Evacuating Afghanistan

Obviously a weighted subject now, but if you want a look at the logistics of the evacuation of Afghanistan you may find how complicated things really were.


Stephen Colbert’s “Excuses Song” feat. Jon Batiste & Stay Human

The best laid plans of mice and men are the ones that are cancelled. If you want a fun song of excuses of why you can’t hang out here ya go.


Well, everything is, and it’s not a bad thing, but perhaps copyright needs to evolve?


The Matrix Resurrections – Official Trailer 1

The first trailer for the new Matrix movie is here, and it’s certainly intriguing, and full of questions. I’m excited.

Interesting

This Is Your Brain On Drug Ads — Planet Money

Apparently it’s weird to have drugs advertised all the time, and it’s all because of a loophole that’s never been challenged.


Pinball Museum Will Auction 1,700 Arcade Games After Closing Its Doors – The New York Times

A massive collection. Some are destined to barcades. Pinball has always been very fascinating to me, and I’ve always viewed it as the precursor to video games. Pinball has an interesting history and was once outlawed.


JazzKeys, by Plan8

A website that plays improvisational jazz as you type. I feel like this would be a nice way to send a resignation letter or something else with weight.


SHANG-CHI’s Simu Liu Once Modeled for Stock Images and They’re Amazing


That’s all for me this week. There was some news in the realm of video games with some recent Playstation announcements, I’ll post next week if I think those are worthy of inclusion.

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