Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

I had to look twice to see if this was a parody account or a link to The Onion. Was Gatsby black? An African-American scholar decodes the clues hidden in Fitzgerald's text http://t.co/nT2azylfwX — Salon.com (@Salon) September 29, 2014 I quoted Orwell earlier, but it’s worth repeating. “One has to belong to the intelligentsia to […]

Not that I’m a big fan of Leonardo DiCaprio, but if anyone could play the young, mysterious playboy who is actually a man of accomplishment and purpose, surely it was DiCaprio? Then I learned Baz Luhrmann, who infamously directed DiCaprio in an awful adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, was directing the new film adaptation of […]

Aaron Rodriguez tries to get his arms around how a public figure like Chris Abele can get parking ticket after parking ticket and pay them instead of just plugging the parking meter each time. Okay, so the guy doesn’t pay taxes; but if you can drop millions without a flinch, then you can spare a […]