On the Shore

I don’t know why this is happening–summer doldrums? boredom with summer movies? a desperate hope that the show has developed … More

My 2010

Since I started this blog in 2006, I’ve concluded every year with a review of the year as I saw … More


Roger Ailes presses all the buttons all at once, starting with Jon Stewart (“liberal,” “atheist,” “socialist,” “Norman Thomas,” “crazy”) before … More

Fun Friday: Oscars Edition

In this week’s edition of Fun Friday, two praise-worthy decisions from unlikely sources and what to read–and avoid reading–about the … More

The Digi-Novel

Another new publishing model has emerged. Anthony Zuiker, the executive producer of the ubiquitous CSI television series, has announced the … More