Archive for January 27th, 2011

Making Sausage

“Are you not entertained?” “Are you not entertained? Is this not why you came here?” Spoken by Maximus, Russell Crowe’s character in the 2000 movie Gladiator, those lines were directed to a stunned arena audience, just moments after it watched the dismantling – and dismembering – of an onslaught of  fighters. Maximus is saying, “You [...]

Making Sausage

“Are you not entertained?” “Are you not entertained? Is this not why you came here?” Spoken by Maximus, Russell Crowe’s character in the 2000 movie Gladiator, those lines were directed to a stunned arena audience, just moments after it watched the dismantling – and dismembering – of an onslaught of  fighters. Maximus is saying, “You [...]