Ennio Morricone Fails Hiring Interview With Quentin Tarantino

That’s one way we can read this story, that Ennio Morricone has just failed his hiring interview for Quentin Tarantino’s next movie. Or even that he wanted to fail it, set out to do so. Or even, given how weird Hollywood is, perhaps this is how they tell each other that they like them?

For Morricone is not exactly complimentary about Tarantino:

The ‘Hateful Eight’ composer also called the director’s films “trash.”
It seems Ennio Morricone is not a fan of Quentin Tarantino.

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Why We Have Markets – Harvey Weinstein Made A Mistake Over Lord Of The Rings

A useful little indication of why we have society organised around a series of markets, not as something run by the one single decision making authority. People make mistakes. To err is human and all that and that disposition toward stupidity doesn’t disappear simply because someone’s in an office armed with the force of the law. We thus need and desire a system which allows mistakes to be made – for they will be, whatever else we do – but also discovered, rectified and cleaned up after.…

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