The Lone Ranger – Telling It Like It Is

Johnny Depp Armie Hammer

I liked The Lone Ranger.  I didn’t leave feeling immensely entertained, much less inspired.  But I liked it, because it presented an accurate assessment of the way things are.I seem to be the only person on the internet who did like it.  Reviewers from the Right complain about trashing American institutions and the lack of an unambiguously good hero for kids to emulate.  Reviewers from the Left complain about racial stereotyping, the lack of female characters, and the choice of a white man wi … [Read more...]