Monthly Archives: December 2012

Art vs Entertainment in The Comedy

Last week I saw The Comedy, a new movie by Rick Alverson starring Tim Heidecker.  The movie follows Heidecker’s trust-fun character through a series of social interactions. We watched as the Brooklynite explored his world by feeling out the boundaries … Continue reading

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We are never getting back together

In the next few days, the NHL will end it’s lockout and all will be restored in the world for a lot of people like me. But it will take a while.  The lockout’s bitter taste will linger on the … Continue reading

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Ugly sweater parties and searching for tradition in all the wrong places

It’s a pretty safe bet that anyone between the age of 18-26 with any kind of social life has been invited to an “Ugly Sweater” party this weekend. The idea is a novel one.  Wear  an “ugly” sweater (read: sweater … Continue reading

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