2012: The world ends in an explosion of bad dialog 7

1425: So here goes. I’m watching a horrible movie for the first time, and I’m going to try to write down my thoughts as I have them. We’ll see if something clever results. Until then… previews. Whee! 1429: Ooh, Saturn’s rings. How ominous. And the sun apparently has indigestion, but at least it looks pretty. ...

In which I have a lot to say about "Clash of the Titans" 2

Yesterday, I saw the new Clash of the Titans with my best friend while we were waiting for the new battery to be installed in her car. Since it was the 10:30 AM showing, tickets were only $6. The reason I mention this as significant is because I’m incredibly glad I didn’t waste any more ...

Alice in Wonderland

Full disclosure: In my last semester as an undergrad, I took a 3000-level writing course that was devoted to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland/Through the Looking Glass, and I loved every minute of it. Not only did we examine the book minutely, we read literary criticism about the book, historical notes about the book, and did ...

Avatar

Hey, it’s a post that’s not about hydraulic fracturing! SAY IT AIN’T SO! I saw Avatar on Christmas Eve with my handsome and talented fiance. I was actually supposed to see the movie on the Monday before that, but I was having stomach problems that day and elected to stay home so I could lay ...