Daily Archive: May 8, 2012

The Knock Down, Part 1

“You can’t throw bull with the ocean, she won’t listen.” – Harold H. “Dynamite” Payson A couple, my nearly my age. He’s brought his Georgia peach of a wife back to Long Island for...

How The Avengers Succeeds

“They’re a mash-up; they’re insane,” Whedon says. “But the beauty of that is as exciting as the problem of that is daunting.” Marvel’s The Avengers is an impressive monster. A juggernaut at the box...

A Mentsch Trakht, un Got Lakht

I was as surprised as anyone to wake up this morning and discover that Kadima had agreed to enter Netanyahu’s governing coalition.  This, in case you missed it, broadens its reach to 94 of...