My lady friend has often talked about how Trump stoked hatred and anger in this country. I’ve always downplayed it, because while I believe he has done that with the MAGA crowd and the racists, I didn’t think one person, even POTUS, could get average Americans so angry at each other. I might be wrong.
Maybe cool it with the casual anti-Semitism.
Could happen, but there are a few distinct differences between The Ambassador and the Dome. I worked on a short film that shot in The Ambassador during it’s last days, and that place needed WORK if it was ever going to function as anything other than a creepy shooting location ever again. Read more
Emerald Fennell’s Promising Young Woman is currently up for the Best Picture award at this year’s Oscars, its star…
N.K. Jemisin had a great Twitter thread about this subject a couple of years back. I can’t find it right now, but to summarize, her point was that lots of people miss the point about sci-fi stories that try to allegorize prejudice or racism via fantasy minorities. Lots of bigots will watch or read those allegories and… Read more
I’m someone who doesn’t like the sequel trilogy. But my dislike is rooted in the writing. I can’t say much out loud though, without being lumped in with the racist/sexist bigots who dislike the sequels because they’re racist/sexist bigots. Bastiches are even ruining genuine discourse over how to dislike something,… Read more
Trolls are really, really bad at actually creating things. Check the various attempts by Comics Gaters to make comics. Actually making a new thing is hard, shitting all over existing work is easy. And we already have certain “troll anointed” works, just look how fast the SW bashers trot out their supposed love of… Read more
I’d imagine it has everything to do with wanting all of the power, but none of the responsibility. If you’re just a big powerful ego on set, you sort of decide when and where you want to step up. When you’re actually the director, dozens of people are coming up to you every day wanting answers and clarification, and… Read more
Quavo is officially a 2020 high school graduate, y’all.
If there was one thing the end of The Expanse season three left you feeling—other than sadness at its temporary end…
The vagina doesn’t need to be stretched prior to first intercourse -- what it needs is to be excited and lubricated. I’m all for women (and men, and anyone) choosing to have penetrative sex for the first time by themselves with a safe and quality sex toy, but that should be about exploration and pleasure, not some… Read more
GOOPers don’t use Pap smears. They hold their Jade Eggs up to the moonlight.
worked in a bookstore in the 90's. We sold a few CD’s, so we were encouraged to play them. If I ever hear Enya or Manheim Steamroller again, I’m gonna burn something.