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Monthly Archives: August, 2016

apolitical roundup

“Hey, loser, when are you ever gonna write about movies again?” Right here!  Right now!  I will give you a hodgepodge of links and observations and such and so on, … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch’intrate

As the four years of slaughter drew to a close, the well-known Austrian writer Robert Musil cynically jotted in his diary in 1918: “The war can be reduced to the … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · 3 Comments