Monthly Archives: October 2011

In Time

Oh dear. Well last night, Mike picked me up in a minivan with Rebecca, Josh, and Josh’s cousin Matt who had just gotten off the Pacific Crest Trail and was understandably somewhat shell-shocked by the whole experience, and we went … Continue reading

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AMERICAN HORROR STORY

I really think this is one of the best-worst shows to happen to TV in such a long time. It has too much everything–though some might argue there is not enough Connie Britton cleavage, it is possibly the only thing … Continue reading

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American Horror Story By Someone Cooler Than Me

Because I shall not be racing to watch any more American Horror Story, in spite of how obviously awesome it is, I give you this recap of some additional episodes I have not seen, written by someone very funny, which … Continue reading

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Pan Am

ABC’s new rip-off of AMC’s brilliant “Mad Men” is called “Pan Am,” and focuses only on the hysterically-accurate period details that, in “Mad Men,” are but the window dressing upon narratives of astonishing depth that flay open American anxieties like … Continue reading

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Domestic Disturbance

I’m really on a tear with these random movies of the 80’s and 90’s that I never saw when they were real. I was always under the impression that “Domestic Disturbance” was a film starring Ray Liotta that I snuck … Continue reading

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THE SKIN I LIVE IN

My friend Matt Kessler, fellow Almodovar obsessive, called and demanded we see The Skin I Live In this past weekend and I was initially hesitant because I had only read bad reviews and everyone saying oh, it’s so not him, … Continue reading

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Wall Street

In honor of Occupy Wall Street, and in honor of a really bad mood I was in yesterday, I went to the movie store and allowed myself to grab the first two movies that appealed to me, one of which … Continue reading

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TREE OF LIFE

Maybe it’s less intense, a casual visual poesy even, for someone who does not have kids, but I could not finish Tree of Life because it was a perfume commercial for death. It could of told the same story–shiny surfaces … Continue reading

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American Horror Story

Last night after watching a college football game and pondering why exactly I find college sports so unethical and grody, and then getting bored, and then getting interested again when the guy broke his arm horribly in slow-mo and all … Continue reading

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I HAVE SEEN TOO MUCH

I have watched so, so many things lately that I keep forgetting to write about so here is a quick run down of some notables. 1. Bill Cunningham New York. Watching his little fashion slide shows on the New York … Continue reading

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