Daily Archive: December 1, 2013
Hollywood often gets history wrong, but occasionally they do their best to get it right. Why ’12 Years A Slave’ matters as historical narrative.
Of all the traditional Christmas carols, none has been more misunderstood than God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen. None has been the victim of such periodic shoddy scholarship; none has so had its original joyous and raucous intent replaced by such somber plodding.