Category Archives: Television and Movies

You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby

I haven’t been watching the political conventions these past weeks because everything about this election stresses me out. Instead I’m watching re-runs of The West Wing as a Utopian exercise in denial. But there’s no way to avoid one key … Continue reading

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Only One Princess

I’m not ancient, but I am old enough to remember a time when there weren’t many strong female role models. Seventies’ and 80’s pop culture wasn’t exactly rife with women who were a beacon of hope for girls who were deciding what … Continue reading

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The Art of the Movie Cliche

I had huge plans to go to bed early tonight.  Maybe read a little.  And then, while doing a final scroll through the cable guide, I find that Crazy, Stupid, Love is on.  I love this movie. So here I … Continue reading

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