Nope Unintended

There’s an nu film in the theaters by J.J. Abrams & Steven Spielberg called Super 8. I haven’t an idea what it’s about, but it’s title brought to mind a line from a David Foster Wallace essay where he suspects that “the founders of the Super 8 motel chain must surely have been ignorant of the meaning of suppurate.”

[sup•pu•rate : to form or discharge pus]


One Response to “Nope Unintended”

  1. Brenton Says:

    I bet you could learn to discharge pus on cue from Dick Smith’s Do-It Yourself Monster Make-up Handbook.

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