“British actor Chiwetel Ejiofor has been given 7/1 odds and is the sci-fi fansites’ favourite to fill the role, not to mention becoming the first black Doctor in the show’s history. Chiwetel, 35, has already stated that if the series’ producers asked him to play the Time Lord, he’d tell them ‘yes, of course.’”—
Am I the only person who knows who has been cast as the next Doctor, and who has known this was coming for several weeks? I figured that if it filtered down to me, it must be common knowledge among people who matter.
I’m delighted to announce that we’ve reached an agreement to acquire Tumblr!
We promise not to screw it up. Tumblr is incredibly special and has a great thing going. We will operate Tumblr independently. David Karp will remain CEO. The product roadmap, their team, their wit and…
When I was kid growing up, we used to visit my uncle Richard Sorchini on the weekends, and we’d all pile into his light blue Chevy van and go tooling off to wherever. It didn’t really matter where, it was summer and the streets were wide open.
The best part about those drives was the music. Uncle Richard would turn on Huggy Boy on KRLA or pop in a cassette and crank it up. He loved to sing, and I think this secretly gave him an excuse to belt out the lyrics at the top of his lungs in order to compete with his speakers.
I’ll never forget the songs he used to love the most, because he made them his own through the sheer joy of singing them.