Just some rambling about supportI was just looking back at some of the sketches I did a few years ago (Sketchdump folder, in case you were wondering). Call it nostalgia, or just me not knowing where those sketchbooks went after I moved. It's funny how at the time, I thought they were close to the best thing I could ever produce... or at least good enough to upload. Yet when I look back at them now, I see how much they lack, and why people didn't like 'em. They were bad. Honestly.
The point is not that those sketches were awful. It took me a lot of blood, sweat and tears to even produce them. And although I might not have the physical drawings anymore, I do have the memory of how much time I spend on fiddling to at least try and get the anatomy right. They're part of a path. Part of a long journey that I'm still on nowadays. And truly hope that within another 4 or 5 years I look back on my stuff and think to myself; "Damn!
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Some Tidbits In the News, Mid-OctoberWith the United States' election day only a few weeks away, most of the population is currently ripping their hair out. Foreign markets would be wise to invest in production of hair renewal creams to sell at marked-up prices.
On top of this list is a petition calling on Youtube to stop censoring Prager University's videos. Check out the petition here. Free speech questions are never easy and always thorny, but to have a free society everyone must have equal access to free speech.
Skirting most of the political pandemonium of the past week, Facebook recently saw the trending topic repealthe19th. Whether it was meant as a joke (albeit one in terribly gauche taste) or an actual proposal (aka a nightmare), it's safe to say that few found it funny.
As a topic of debate, the re
Monday Pixel Madness #92Hi!
Welcome again to the weekly pixel art feature
saturday by okuet
Pixel lightning 2 by AllfornPixel Lake by MihneaSto
Pixel Gems by Mokka-Quill
"Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future."
--Nils Bohr, Nobel laureate in Physics
“Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind and unfits it for every noble enterprize."
--James Madison to William Bradford, April 1, 1774
"All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach."
“You can sway a thousand men by appealing to their prejudices quicker than you can convince one man by logic.”
― Robert A. Heinlein
"Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact."
-- William James
"There is nothing so absurd that it cannot be believed as truth if repeated often enough."
-- William James
Billionaire Nick Hanauer is refreshingly honest about this: ‘If it was true that lower taxes for the rich and more wealth for the wealthy led to job creation, today we would be drowning in jobs'.