Review: ‘Trouble with the Curve’ Familiar but Comfortable Territory

Baseball as a metaphor for life. Who would have figured? [Read more…]

In Time

IN TIME is the confusing, nonsensical companion to the #Occupy movement: Time Bandits meets the Communist Manifesto. Clocks of the world, unite! [Read more…]

Things I Learned over the Weekend

Each Monday I return to work a little more informed and a little more enlightened. Luckily for you, I’m happy to share. 1) All brawn and No Brains? Dolph Lundgren, the Swedish, musclebound hunk of meat that fights Sly Stallone in Rocky IV as Ivan Drago, the guy who bruised Stallone’s heart while filming a [Read More…]

Justin Timberlake, All is Forgiven

I admit it, while I think Justin Timberlake is extremely talented, I’ve harbored suspicion against him for that whole Janet Jackson Superbowl Halftime thing, as well as his recent #Occupy Hollywood movie  “In Time.” But, Justin, I would like to say that from the bottom of my little Red State heart, all is forgiven after [Read More…]

Occupy Hollywood!

If time really is money, then the Justin Timberlake vehicle “In Time” is an Occupy Wall Street manifesto costumed for Halloween as a Bonnie and Clyde type thriller. Like the Occupy movement, it packs a lot of punch and a lot of passion, but doesn’t have an underlying rationality. In a vaguely futuristic, dystopian world, [Read More…]