Monthly Archives: February 2017

Oscar Time: Why Moonlight Should Win

…though it still probably won’t. I’ve now seen all nine Best Picture nominees, and here’s my ranking of them (in tiers). This is based on an assessment of the film’s craft, not how much I liked it (*). At the … Continue reading

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Courses of Action

Our conversations in my friend circles, both in the real world and on Twitter, have for the past few months been taken over by politics. Who’s done what, who’s going to do what, how can we stop someone from doing … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

If you’ve got someone(s) to spend your day with, may you have a lovely happy day, and remember Dan Savage’s advice: sex before dinner. If you don’t have someone to spend the day with, don’t despair! Spend it with yourself … Continue reading

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