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The Oscars are stupid. We pay attention to them because we’re told that they matter. They don’t. There is practically no correlation between the movies that the Academy chooses to celebrate and those that stand the test of time. If that were the case, you would have never heard of...
Upon the recommendation of Nico, I just listened to an interview of Louis CK on the WTF podcast with Marc Maron. During the 119 minute conversation, Louis discusses the order of events and the writing process that took place to create his newest piece of work, Horace and Pete, which Nico, Zakk and...
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Full disclosure: I am a registered Republican. I believe in the right of the people to keep and bear arms. I believe the 2nd amendment is in the Constitution for a reason, and that the infringement of said amendment is a sign of an oppressive government. I look at the...
So today, something finally happened that I was willing to write a blog post about....
Well I guess I have a blog now. I never really considered myself the blogging type but I suppose I’m starting now. I’m not sure what I want to post on here but I know what I don’t want to post. To get an idea of what I mean I should...
For those of you who listen to Why is This a Thing?, you know that we have been reviewing an online web series called Horace and Pete, created by Louis C.K. For my final essay in a cinema studies class, I convinced my teacher to let me write about this glorious show....
Oscar Sunday is finally upon us, which means it’s time for hours of diligent research into something no one will/should care about. Yes, I am once again chasing my white whale and attempting to go 24 for 24 for the first time ever. Like Leo, will this finally be the year...
A man on a quest for revenge, survival in a vast, wintery landscape, an attractive leading man crawling into the cozy interior of a horse carcass. You’ve seen it all before, but never quite like this. Alejandro Iñárritu’s The Revenant is a full on assault of the filmmaking medium, always testing...
This beloved film icon is recognized by all who see his face. But many may not know all of the iconic characters that he played. Here and now, we hope to alleviate that tragedy. Via Google image search, here is the top 10....