Fingertips: Downton Abbey; 9/11 film critics; Coen Brothers; Wuthering Heights; Will Beetlejuice return?; Free live music; U2… and more.

I don't watch much television, but I'm making Downton Abbey, Season Two a priority as soon as it's available. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GA3Pjvog3M0 Go back and watch Season One if you missed it. *Especially* if you're a fan of Robert Altman's Gosford Park. And speaking of things that you might find interesting, here are several more... … [Read more...]

“Confessions of a Cage Fighter”

I've been intrigued by the conversation swirling around this provocative article that was published at The Other Journal: "The Confessions of a Cage Fighter: Masculinity, Misogyny, and the Fear of Losing Control." Matt Morin's article does pick on one particular pastor. But that is, in part, because that particular pastor has made himself impossible to ignore on on this issue, and because he influences so many other leaders.  … [Read more...]

Monday Night is Malick Night!

Next Monday evening in Seattle, you're invited to a live podcast discussion of the films of Terrence Malick. You're invited to the Kindlings Muse! Read on for details. … [Read more...]