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Film

Why I Can’t Watch Movies About War In 101 Words

I have this instinctive aversion to them.  And it’s based on a very simple characteristic — human characteristic.  Any time I read that war is the major subject of the movie, I flip to the next channel.  Because whenever I try to conjure what that picture looks like, I always extract images of actual war […]

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Film

Why I Can't Watch Movies About War In 101 Words

I have this instinctive aversion to them.  And it’s based on a very simple characteristic — human characteristic.  Any time I read that war is the major subject of the movie, I flip to the next channel.  Because whenever I try to conjure what that picture looks like, I always extract images of actual war […]

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Culture

I Ain't Got TV Today —

And that. SUCKS. Not that I spend much time there.  I flip between HBO and Max and spend more time there than actually watching movies, since I’m always hoping they will put something new on!  Those subscriber channels are suffering from the Disease of Redundancy.  It’s a human affliction.  We cannot tolerate too much redundancy […]

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Culture

I Ain’t Got TV Today —

And that. SUCKS. Not that I spend much time there.  I flip between HBO and Max and spend more time there than actually watching movies, since I’m always hoping they will put something new on!  Those subscriber channels are suffering from the Disease of Redundancy.  It’s a human affliction.  We cannot tolerate too much redundancy […]