Monthly Archives: February 2012

restaurant week is the shit.

Restaurant Week is my new favorite thing. Seriously, did you guys know about this? I sort of did, but it was in the same way that I know Staten Island exists. It’s there, and I guess other people interact with … Continue reading

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not-so-quick notes on awesome indie films, part 1: Carnage.

Being the good little fuckin’ feminist lefty I am, I feel the need to justify paying money to see Carnage, Roman Polanski’s latest. Unfortunately, my justification is weak: that night, due to a weird combination of a cinematically weak December … Continue reading

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Pariah: film, cultural phenomenon, delicious dessert. Not that third thing.

It’s difficult to talk about Pariah because it feels like so much is riding on its success. On the one hand, it’s a well-made small film about a young black Brooklyn lesbian’s coming-out starring a bunch of people you haven’t … Continue reading

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