Graham Moore: “Stay weird, stay different”

It's awards season in Hollywood, which is reminding me of a great speech at last year's Oscars. Graham Moore, screenwriter for The Imitation Game, accepted his award with an admission that he had once tried to kill himself for feeling "weird". It was a confusing speech. Given the plot of the movie, most assumed Moore meant he had … Continue reading Graham Moore: “Stay weird, stay different”

Justin Timberlake

Growing up in school, no one ever called me anything close to an innovator. They called me different, they called me weird... Your critics do not count. Their words will fade, you won’t." - Justin Timberlake, on receiving the Innovator Award at the iHeartRadio Awards, 2015