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On Reading the Tough Stuff

This week I’m passing along a few of my favorite bloggers, people who have important things to say and they say it well.

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Blade Runner is still an awesome movie

I love the strange, the surreal and the bizarre in film, as long as it’s told with strong narrative, interesting characters and beautiful camera work. Blade Runner has all of everything I love in cinema, twisted together into a film noir futuristic sci-fi, set in the distant year of 2019. 607 more words



Critical clichés come and go. Twenty years ago, I noted that “an absolute gem”, “razor-sharp dialogue” and “reminiscent of the world of David Lynch” were all current, and I daresay those lines still crop up from time to time. 730 more words



Pecker is one of John Waters’s Baltimore comedies, certainly one of his tamer ones.

The cast is a significant plus. Not just the usual oddball Waters semi-regulars, like Patty Hearst stripping down to her slip and dancing on a bar, but at least four actresses that I consistently like in almost everything I’ve ever seen them in—Mary Kay Place, Martha Plimpton, Christina Ricci, and Lili Taylor. 524 more words


Mommie Dearest

I have learned that I am terrible at marketing holidays. Either I passive-aggressively let it pass by, or I come up with ideas that are completely not sellable. 141 more words


Contemporary Art Hates You

Contemporary art hates you, if you ignore it, if you fail to investigate it – it will hate you.
John Waters

The director and screenwriter is famous for his movies…

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The Best Part Of Any Breakup

The best part of any breakup is your friends. And I have been incredibly lucky over the last several months to have a cadre of women who take care of me in a variety of ways. 126 more words

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