The Red Pen of Doom

Conventional wisdom about writing is conventionally wrong.

BE KIND REWIND: A History of Sweded Film

Be Kind Rewind (2008) was written and directed by French filmmaker Michel Gondry. It’s a movie about the dawn of the DVD and a VHS video rental employee’s attempt to thwart off the digital … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 5 Comments

Best headline ever: Belarus expels Sweden’s envoy after teddy bear incident

The nation of Belarus, a leftover from the old Soviet Union, is all upset and in therapy because Swedish democracy activist types organized an invasion of paratrooper teddy bears, each … Continue reading

August 16, 2012 · 7 Comments