Archive for December, 2009

The Fallacy of Minutiae

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

What’s your premise? That’s the question I present to critics who have not really embraced Avatar, the new film by James Cameron. First off, I have to say I saw this film in 2D before seeing it in 3D. And whatever flaws the film has in 3D are magnified by 2D. That is one of […]

School of Kindergarten Rock

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

How old were you when you went to your first rock concert? How old were you when the idea of a rock concert first even came into your brain as a kind of experience worth having? My first rock concert was probably Green Day. They were still edgy then (Billie Joe Armstrong delightfully spitting into […]