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Boldly Go

“I don’t have religion, I have Star Trek.” I grew up watching The Next Generation, admiring Captain Picard and everything the Federation stands for. I have to believe that one day humanity will leave greed behind. That we will work not for the acquisition of wealth but for the betterment …

Touched by Kiefer

When Kiefer Sutherland and FOX get together, it’s usually not a bad thing. I started watching Touch yesterday and I am completely hooked. This is the anti-24: life is awesome, people are awesome, people in Iraq are awesome, even Russian mobsters are awesome when given the chance to. Warning, the …

La Zona del Silencio: Paralelo 27

Don’t worry about trying to translate that. It is the title of a movie that I purchased at K-Mart for $3. There is apparently enough of a Hispanic population in the Colonial Park area for there to be an unexpected variety of Spanish-language DVD’s in the cheapo rack. I did …

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The latest word count, two scenes to go. If they stay getting started is tough, finishing is even worse.  I don’t feel like I’m done, and of course I know I’m not. Next comes editing, and then the saga of trying to get this thing published. My knowledge of such …

They Shoot Penises, Don’t They?

What follows is the barely coherent review of the 1974 film Zardoz, starring Sean Connery. Barely coherent, because the simple act of watching this movie has warped my mind so far beyond anything since The Garden (which I just found out stars Tilda Swinton – I was that traumatized), that I …

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