Restaurant on Sofyalı Sokak, Bosphorous boat trip, The Blue Mosque, Archeological Museum, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Galata Bridge, Wild Beasts and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, late night kebab, Topkapi Palace, pink skies.
HADFIELD: Yeah, but, I mean, it’s not like astronauts are braver than other people. We’re just, you know, meticulously prepared. We dissect what it is that is going to scare us and what it is that is a threat to us, and then we practice over and over again so that the natural, irrational fear is neutralized.
And your first reaction is not just to scream and flee with your hands waving over your head, but in fact, to go hey, we thought about this, and I know that this is dangerous, but there are six things that I could do right now, all of which will help make things better.
And it’s worth remembering, too, there’s no problem so bad that you can’t make it worse also.
I like that last line.
Efterklang @ Heaven
The secret of my ‘success’.
Don’t Fear Death, our film for Channel 4’s Random Acts starring Rik Mayall is now online. Hope you enjoy! http://diceproductions.co.uk/dontfeardeath
Our new film is now online in full. Check it out.
Tiger Lillies: Rime of the Ancient Mariner (by Southbank Centre)
The Cardinals (by Stans Cafe)
Daft Punk “Lose Yourself To Dance” AKA Daft Signz (by Daft Signz)