There’s been a lot of movie-related things happening the past few months and I’ve been hoarding links!
Obama to Consider Executive Actions on Gun Violence by Emmarie Huetteman and Gardiner Harris – Fuck yeah, Obama! Keep on being my favorite. $3 Million for 7 Weeks by Amanda Yaggy – Heartbreaking story about how a woman’s husband went through unnecessary chemotherapy. While I think chemo has helped many people, I do think that… Continue reading This Week’s Links
There has been so many Hamilton links this week that I’ve loved. Leslie Odom Jr discussing being Aaron Burr with NPR. The use of history in Hamilton. Howard Sherman discussing the Ham4Ham videos that he records. A truly excellent Saga + Hamilton mashup. Lin-Manuel Miranda discussing Hamilton, why he thinks Trump should see it, racial… Continue reading This Week’s Links
Star Wars #2: The artwork is still wonderful, but I think this segment really highlights to me how much better Star Wars is on the screen than on the page. There’s a lot of action going on and it kind of jumped around a bit, which I know is a totally normal thing but damn.… Continue reading Comics Review Pt. 2: Bet you thought I was done with Marvel
I have a giant pile of comics and I’m going to try to get through them all and include a brief review. Let’s go! Star Wars #1: I wasn’t sure about this one because I’m not a huge Star Wars fan and I don’t know all the backstory. I’ve seen the movies (the original trilogy multiple… Continue reading Comics Review Pt. 1: Holy Crap, There’s a Lot of Marvel