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Friday, September 12, 2008

To Our Genius Award Winners

posted by on September 12 at 17:02 PM

Don’t use up all of your genius power right away, lest you end up like this:

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1

All kidding aside, Welles used that kind of shit work to fund his real film projects.

Posted by keshmeshi | September 12, 2008 5:18 PM
2

Don't forget his Frozen Peas Voice-over.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V14PfDDwxlE

Posted by Darby McDevitt | September 12, 2008 5:24 PM
3

Yeah, because you wouldn't want to be remembered as the genius behind Citizen Kane.

Posted by former editor | September 12, 2008 5:40 PM
4

That noise he makes at the 45 second mark makes me laugh every time.

Posted by Jason Josephes | September 12, 2008 6:12 PM
5

@4, you mean "whaaah-huhn"? yeah, it is good.

Posted by ellarosa | September 12, 2008 7:07 PM
6

my favorite bit of sad Orsonbilia:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koGnZg2kzxY

The greatest tragedy of the twentieth century was the lack of a Welles/Shatner collaboration.

Okay, the holocaust, yes, well, so the second greatest tragedy of the...

Posted by kinaidos | September 12, 2008 7:37 PM
7

Crap on the face of it. Or, did the Old Man become his own character from the 3rd Man, selling knock off poison for profit?

Posted by Zander | September 12, 2008 8:05 PM
8

Sherm's got plenty of reserves, he won't pull an Orson.

Posted by Will in Seattle | September 13, 2008 12:32 AM

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