Film Review: “Contagion” and a Safe Food Supply

The other night we went to see Contagion. Despite the strong potential for corniness suggested in this promo poster and tagline ("the world goes viral"? seriously?), it was some good entertaining fun, although I will say that if you're inclined to paranoia and/or hypochondria you'll probably want to run home and take a shower, and you may find yourself resenting anyone who dares to sneeze or cough in the theater. (I made a totally fake cough sound as we were walking out, and totally scared the … [Read more...]