On Ask Polly: I Want to Get Laid But I'm Afraid of Oppressing Women

So much neurosis.... Just A Dude's exegesis reminded me very much of David Foster Wallace's short story "The Depressed Person." So much so, in fact, that I'm wondering if wasn't really an elaborate put-on and maybe Polly just got unwittingly punk'd?

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 2:29 am 0

On Put Your Phone Down

@Tyler Coates "People take pictures of each other/Just to prove that they really existed" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUV35I9q2hM

Posted on July 7, 2014 at 10:33 am 0

On 'Newsweek' Takes Bold Stance Against Tumblr's Struggle for Profit

GREATEST INTERJECTION OF 2013: "-- do I still need to be typing italics tags by hand around Newsweek now that it is no longer a magazine?"

Posted on January 17, 2013 at 10:20 am 0

On Three Interesting Things About These Meh Oscar Nominations

Don't bag on BLACK BREAD. The director, Agusti Villaronga, is a genius and made the ultra-disturbing '80s masterpiece IN A GLASS CAGE, which makes SKIN I LIVE IN seem like a Disney movie.

Posted on January 24, 2012 at 10:13 am 1

On 'Hollywood Wives': Shagging Movie Stars In Their Luxurious Mansions

The miniseries based on this book is a revelation. It's available on You Tube in several parts and has a theme song by LAURA BRANIGAN: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gIUqmV11DWM

Posted on September 8, 2011 at 5:19 pm 0