I am loving season 10 of the X-Files, and the fifth episode of season ten 'Babylon' is a doozie. Love and reason, Science and irrationality, faith and terror... and Mulder and Scully. And a scene where Mulder is tripping on shrooms to honkey-tonk-badonkadonk at a Texas line dancing club. Yep. This is my absolute jam. … Continue reading Watching The X-Files Season 10 and 11, and The Episode ‘Babylon’ Just Reiterated in Full The Promise of the Show’s Conceptions
Currently I am watching / reading Shakespeare's play JULIUS CAESAR. It's strange how I came to be doing so just now, as it was a combination of a quote about sleep in a Ted Talk on why we sleep ("Enjoy the honey-heavy dew of slumber") which I wanted to use in connection with a metaphor … Continue reading Tell Me, Good Brutus, Can You See Your Face?
When you get onto this screen and try to spin it all with your whirlwind view, my stomach turns and I feel spilled. The doctor told me not to take it so personal. Then he ripped the bandage off, as hard as he could. I could have eaten like a King, with the shadows they … Continue reading Lie to Me. I Promise, I’ll Believe.
READ THE STORY: Charlie Kaufman’s Defense of Film The screenwriter’s novel “Antkind” takes aim at the worst kind of critic. Charlie Kaufman is the infamous mad scientist screenwriter of such films as 'Adaptation', 'Being John Malkovich' and 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind'. He also wrote a novel, 'Antkind' about film critics. I haven't read … Continue reading Charlie Kaufman vs Critics / Believers vs. Snarks