Tastes Like Chicken


Monday, December 23, 2002
_GREAT GOOGLY MOOGLY
This is a piece of steam shovel type mining equipment happily motoring across the countryside. It's many times bigger than what you can see in the picture. I think the technical term is "ginormous."



That's the first of many pages chronicaling this beast's journey south for the winter. It's worth clicking through to the subsequent pages.

_This is a war, and we are soldiers.

Ohh yeah. The sequels to the Matrix are coming to kick your ass. Yours, personally.
All morning, buzz had rippled through the lot that producer Joel Silver would be screening, for the first time, 20 minutes from the sci-fi smash hit’s two feverishly anticipated sequels, “The Matrix Reloaded” and “The Matrix Revolutions,” both of which will hit theaters in 2003. The theater that Silver reserved for his grand unveiling was juiced with 35 Warners executives—and one NEWSWEEK journalist—by 2:25. By 2:50, people were peeling their jaws off the floor.
This long and spoiler-rich feature from Newsweek gives the lowdown. Bring it!