Daily Archives: November 6, 2007

One of Those Little Things

As an indicator of where the zeitgeist is regarding waterboarding, I do find it instructive that when I made a waterboarding joke in the previous entry, there were quickly a couple of comments along the line of “well, no one deserves waterboarding,” followed by some sort of suggestion of another form of torture for humorous […]

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In Today’s Edition of “When Critics Overthink”

I present to you a Los Angeles Times music reviewer trying to salvage his own personal idea of self-worth by declaring Miley Cyrus (aka “Hannah Montana”) a “young experimental artist”: The entire show operated at a frenzied fever pitch, but its David Cronenberg-like climax came right before the encore, when the regular girl sang a […]

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The Standard Back From Long Trip E-Mail Post

As I am back home, I’ve turned off the vacation setting on my e-mail and have commenced to drill down on all the e-mail I may have missed/was ignoring until I got back home. If you sent me an e-mail in the last week, and I haven’t responded to it by close of business today, […]

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