The Intouchables.

I love movies and I’m not terribly particular about them. I don’t do horror, but pretty much everything else is on the table. Since I have notoriously dubious taste in movies (just ask Alexandria), I really have no room to “recommend” one…  but that’s not going to stop me from trying.

Someone told me about a movie he’d seen recently called The Intouchables.  The premise: a wealthy quadriplegic hires on an utterly unqualified man to care for him.  While it sounds like the premise for a completely inappropriate slapstick comedy, it’s actually based on a true story, and totally heartwarming.

It’s French, as in France-French, so you’ll have to rock the Subby-Ts, but it’s totally worth it. You have to watch it.

Hennessey Venom GT.

Hennessey Venom GT2 via Autoblog

I just read on Autoblog.com that Hennessey announced they would be putting out an even more powerful version of their Venom GT for those who found 1,200hp too tame. The new model, called the Venom GT2 (wow, original), will sport 1,500hp and a few new features/enhancements. It’s $1.25 million to start, which is a smidgeon over of my current price range, but I’d probably pick one up if I had the cash lying around.

It reminded me to find the following video I wanted to share with you. Continue reading