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Cinema

We’re On the Spectrum Between Ed Wood and Orson Welles

Great piece by Andrew Bloom at Consequence of Sound that expresses  a notion I’ve been mulling since I first saw Tim Burton’s Ed Wood. Bloom drills down into the scene between Johnny Depp’s titular character and Vincent D’Onofrio as … Read on.

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Media Critique

War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast: When Hearing is Believing

Prior to watching the American Experience presentation of War of the Worlds, I assumed that John Lennon’s apology for his comments on the popularity of Jesus relative to the Beatles was the first mass media act of contrition. Wrong.… Read on.

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Culture

Wine, the Original Social Networking

Social networking sites such as MySpace and FaceBook are the rage for those plugged into online community experience – but wine was and remains the preferred social networking experience for the unplugged, or at least the uncorked, set.

Prior to … Read on.

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Lifestyle

Wine, the Original Social Media

Social networking sites such as Twitter and FaceBook are the rage for those plugged into online community experience – but wine was and remains the preferred social media experience for the unplugged, or at least the uncorked, set.

Prior to … Read on.