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loaded question: what is your ultimate comfort movie?Everything is awful, so help me cheer up: What is your ultimate comfort movie? Mine is, of course, The Princess Bride. (I wrote a [short] book a…
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loaded question: what movie do you most associate with summer?What movie do you most associate with summer? Maybe it’s a film set in the spring, or maybe there’s some other association for you. Mine has got…
loaded question: is nostalgia out of control?It’s a classic Onion headline: “U.S. Dept. Of Retro Warns: ‘We May Be Running Out Of Past.’” Literally classic: it’s from 25 years ago. Its pres…
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loaded question: is fandom out of control?From an opinion essay in The New York Times by Lindsay Crouse titled “Fandom Is Out of Control”: What drives a grown person to travel to a court…
loaded question: what are the best movies about taking a day off?It’s Memorial Day in the US, which is ostensibly about honoring military veterans but is treated by many as the official kickoff to summer, with…
loaded question: what are some films with good representation of people with disabilities?I’ve been having a fascinating conversation this evening with @Richard_Amm about representation of disabled people in media. He contacted me bec…
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loaded question: what episodic stuff are you bingeing, and why should we watch it?There is simply too much stuff to watch these days! So tell us what you’re watching, and why it’s worth our time (or not). What episodic stuff a…
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