Category: Culture

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Soldier

The plot thickens.

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A Movie In Which Not Much Happens

Summer 2016 was a bust for Hollywood blockbusters. What can Hollywood learn from the Japanese and Our Little Sister. Can Americans listen?

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Weekend!

Holy cow! Is it football season already?

Indeed it is.

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Sometimes, foresight is also 20/20.

“I think they are unfounded just based on what I’ve read,” said the Republican nominee. “Totally unfounded, based on what I read.”

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Sunday!

A rant about that Don’t Breathe trailer and trailer theory (Warning: this contains some big spoilers for Don’t Breathe)

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Saturday!

Carnival Games!

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Tailor

Selections from the secret reading room.

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Weekend!

Holy cow! Is it Labor Day Weekend already?

Indeed it is.

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Wednesday!

Do you miss the Bee Gees?
Sure, we all do.

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The New Atlantis’ Contentious Report on LGBT Issues

My informed understanding of The New Atlantis’ report on sexual orientation and gender identity that purports to speak “scientific” truth to political power. But is that what it is really doing? Read more to find out.

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Sunday!

Splat!
(On the new Don’t Breathe movie, which I have not seen (no pun intended))

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Saturday!

On the board game “Ghost Stories”
(short version: Alan Scott was right, awesome game, you’ll need house rules)

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Weekend!

And *NOW* we can start talking about the end of summer.

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Gypsy Blancharde Is In Jail For Killing Her Mother

Dee Dee Blancharde abused her daughter Gypsy for more than two decades. She did so with the sanction and encouragement of medical professionals. Predictably, Gypsy is being required to pay the price.