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Killing Sacred Cows: The Last Jedi’s Portrayal of Luke Skywalker

Oh, this post is about The Last Jedi and Jane Eyre.  Spoilers for both.     *SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS* Almost a year ago, I addressed the Reywalker theory (the theory that Rey was Luke Skywalker’s son) by explaining the only way that … Continue reading

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Nostalgic Films

I saw La La Land on Monday.  I enjoyed the film; the acting was good, the story was well told, I liked the music and it was well shot.  But it made me think about the role of nostalgia in … Continue reading

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A Hilarious Video documenting the Sins of Twilight

I saw Twilight a few years ago, expecting it to be bad.  But it was not as bad as I thought.  It was worse.  Ever so much worse.  So much worse that I stopped watching it and finished my homework, … Continue reading

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Sic Gloria Transit

Sometimes life is just like sports.  Sometimes, it isn’t.  While Rafa spent Thursday losing in the second round(!) of Wimbledon, I spent the day getting my very first pedicure, and trying a lovely tourquoise shade called Zuza, by Zoya. I … Continue reading

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Men Who Hate Women: Reflections on the Girl with the Dragon Tatttoo

*SPOILER ALERT*  *SPOILER ALERT*  *SPOILER ALERT*  *SPOILER ALERT* *SPOILER ALERT*   Trigger warning! This post contains references to rape, incest, and other forms of assault. The original title of this post was going to be, “How Do You Feel About … Continue reading

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