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Oh man! We have Columbiana and My Idiot Brother opening this weekend, which look decidedly average. But we also had Deus Ex: Human Revolution releasing for the PS3 and 360 this week, and it looks awesome. Keith Richards’s memoir sold its millionth copy this week, if you like music and/or books. I suppose you might like both. And of course, there’s the shocking (but not that shocking) news that Steve Jobs has resigned as CEO of Apple.
A reminder that it was ten years ago this week that we lost Aaliyah, one of the most talented R&B stars of her generation. Here she is with Timbaland on a classic dance track, “Are You That Somebody?”.
Comment of the Week goes to Tom for his “sick burn” (Stokes) on Overthink This!: A Call for Submissions (re: Final Fantasy X)
The main difference between Moby Dick and FFX is that you have more control over the events of the former.
Youch! Take that, Squenix.
Could Keith Richards and Timbaland crank out a hot dance hit for the next Deus Ex soundtrack? Or is there something we missed? Sound off in the comments, for this is your … Open Thread.