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In Memoriam: David Carr and Harris Wittels

As a practitioner of journalism, and as an appreciator and something of a student of comedy, the recent deaths of David Carr and Harris Wittels have hit me pretty hard. 1,424 more words


A Little New and a Little Old: Novels

I am almost through with my latest novel. It has been so much fun to write and I know you are going to love it. … 221 more words

Karen Anderson

Transmissions From An Airship, episode 3!

Finnegan gets interrupted by a wine tasting party, Maggie and Gaston get into a pickle, Lady Lilith brings news from the island of Sanctuary and Jameson and Jackson debate the greatest question in scientific history…Edison vs. 10 more words

Focus (2015) Review

Posted by: Anthony Wallace

When an experienced con-artist, Nicky, is aided by a woman by his side, they go off to make huge profits. A few years later, the scenario is turned as Jess has gone on to go about her own plans while Nicky isn’t sure how the whole thing is going to pull off. 606 more words

Movie Reviews

Nikki Free Is An Artist

Nikki Free sings with the echo of a rock goddess.

Nikki Free plucks the strings of a champagne electric guitar.

Nikki Free sways with the rhythm of dancing souls. 120 more words


Who you gonna call?: Sony, "Ghostbusters" and intelligent rebooting

Ben Fritz, in his article for the Wall Street Journal about Sony naming Tom Rotham its new head of movies, made an interesting observation. He said the difference between Rothman and outgoing Amy Pascal is that Rothamn is known as a hard-nosed businessman who clashes with talent, whereas Pascal had been a talent-friendly, go-with-your-gut kind of studio head. 487 more words