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It’s Complicated Is a Garbage Movie

It’s Complicated continued Nancy Meyers’ hot streak and was nominated for 3 Golden Globes. But it’s a garbage movie. Find out why I find this romantic comedy starring Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin absolutely infuriating–not to mention insulting.

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September 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

La La Land is a Garbage Movie

La La Land was adored by critics and audiences alike, setting a record for Golden Globe wins and nearly winning an Oscar for Best Picture. But it’s a garbage movie, and I’m breaking my silence about it.

September 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why Elizabeth Bennet Still Matters

On #InternationalWomensDay, I thought it would be important to stop and┬átake a look at literature’s most famous female character. Ask people who their favorite literary character is and you’re bound … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Problems With NBC’s Chicago Series

And I don’t just mean that they’ve run out of heroic institutions to base spin-offs around. I mean, where else could they go? Chicago Education? Chicago.Gov? Don’t give Dick Wolf … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

The 2017 Oscars: Why a Shareable Ceremony Doesn’t Work

No question, the 89th Academy Awards will always be remembered for #EnvelopeGate, the Best Picture flub heard round the world. It’s an awards show’s ultimate nightmare–made even worse given that … Continue reading

February 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Worst Books I Read in 2016

Now that we’ve gotten the best books I read in 2016 out of the way, let’s do the unpleasant business, shall we? If you follow me at all, you probably … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Best Books I Read in 2016

There’s a common theme in the best books I read in 2016: oppression. Perhaps that isn’t so surprising in a year where the country seemed to take a giant leap … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment