On The 40-Year-Old Reversion

The thing that always bothers me with Amy Sohn, besides the constant brand name dropping, is that this is her little world and her small sect of people, which might actually be a statistical number, albeit small. But she writes as if we are all guilty of her groups sins and that it is to assume that this encompasses everyone. There are over 30,000 people in Park Slope alone and than count the rest of Brownstone Brooklyn that she writes about the number swells to almost half a million. She should write as if it were just her group of a few dozen. This affords her the luxury to just make shit up. "I know a woman in Mountclair who..., "There are even families in Prospect Heights that...".

Posted on August 6, 2012 at 12:04 pm 0