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Good Movie, My Brother

7 Jan

The Squid and the Whale is one painful movie.

And from that pain it generates some laughs, but it’s not pretty. Right from the get-go you’re embroiled in the thick of a marriage on the decline and you watch as things get worse, the parents separate, and the kids take sides.

Jeff Daniels gives a fantastic performance as the messed-up father whose superiority complex and comments about uncultured Philistines makes you feel like if you don’t like this movie, then you’re one too. Continue reading

20 Reasons to Love Boston

7 Jan

There’s nothing like a list to get people talking, and New York magazine’s recent list of the 123 Things to Love About New York definitely has me buzzing.

As a rebuttal, I thought I’d share some of the reasons why I love Boston. Here goes: Continue reading