Google bought five showings of "Transformers" today, and handed out free tickets to employees.
Walking to the theatre parking lot afterwards.
Me: What did you think of the movie?
Alipé: It was entirely incoherent. I couldn't make sense of it.
Me: But it was funny, so all is forgiven in my book. ... Did you see they did a yahoo search during one scene?
Alipé: Did they now? I don't recall that.
Me: Just for a split second, while flipping between ebay screens.
Alipé: I must have had my head in my hands at the time.
Me: I like how they broke the stereotype of the NSA analyst.
Alipé: How's that?
Me: Normally you think of them as geeky code-crackers (not 18-year-old blonde Australian women with nose rings).
Alipé: They also broke the stereotype of having characters that are remotely credible.
Me: At the end, they're kissing while lying ON THE CAR, which is actually a robot.
Alipé: That must be very awkward for the robot.
Alipé: It's like "[mimicking robotic voice] Well, I'll just, er, um, ..."