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A List of Wonderful Things about 2017

If 2017 was better than 2016, it was only a matter of degrees. We didn’t have to relive the skullfuckery of Election Night, but we had to confront its spray-tanned aftermath. Travel bans, tax bills, neo-Nazis…all things 2016 doomed us … Continue reading

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The Definitive List of the 25 Best Movies of This Century

Because the critics at the New York Times have decided to list their favorite 25 movies of the 21st century, I am following suit.  Their list is interesting and wide-ranging, but, to my mind, flawed.  There are omissions (of course) and … Continue reading

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Inside the Feeble Mind of a Reality TV Contestant

I’ve known you for three weeks but everything in my body and soul tells me that we are soul mates. I cannot imagine my life without you here by my side, taking me on dates where it’s just us and … Continue reading

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I Hung My Head

Holy shit. I just laughed at Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, and I’m pretty sure that disqualifies me from having an opinion on anything from this point forward. I probably have to close this blog now, strip naked, and wander … Continue reading

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Going Soft

Now because of this blonde mop that’s on top of this fucked-up head that I’ve got I’ve gone pop? –Eminem, “Marshall Mathers” The 17 year old me would probably dislike the 32 year old me. I’m a teacher (a job … Continue reading

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The Gift of Integrity

I’ll believe in mediums when one of them tells a grieving relative that their loved one is suffering in Hell, the fire licking his scorched skin, the ash filling his lungs while bands of demons take turns shoving red-hot needles … Continue reading

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Found Poem with Movie Titles

In a World Where the Wild Things Are Playing for Keeps Only You Remember the Titans From Hell Bringing Down the House On the Waterfront In Bruges For a Few Dollars More Honey Your Friends and Neighbors Can’t Hardly Wait … Continue reading

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