Manifesto Max – That's me!

God bless The Consul for posting liking a crazy mother fucker, and inspiring 50% of the other members of this lonely blog to post more. Here in the good old US of A we have “Spring Break”. In the UK they call it half-term, if I remember correctly. Either way, the kids are home all week and so working gets that much harder due to the fact that my work place now becomes an Xbox and blasting rap and techno music haven. Over here this particular school holiday seems to be a bigger deal, and many families go away for the week. And of course SXSW is still going. But for me nothing has changed, and I’m still strapped to the computer. Oh Missus! However, tomorrow (or today as it now is) is Thursday and starting at noon I’ll be enjoying with my boy the first two extended editions of The Lord of the Rings on Blu-Ray. We originally planned to watch all three, but it was over 12 hours solid of Hobbit action, and we both felt that was a bit extreme …