He's just like me, only a cartoon. Illustration courtesy of mbox communications Animated Arenas This blog here is targeting my comedic and cartoon lovers. I know how everybody heard I was creating a cartoon, well this is me officially saying that I'm creating a cartoon called Gazo the Pranksta.
Aside from isolated moments I loved the cast sing-a-long to the Aimee Mann songthe whole film played to me as if the religion in question was Robert Altman a fine choice for a religion, if you ask mebut it was being preached by a false prophet.
The opening sequence with its incredible tales, two of which had previously recounted on the TV series Homicide, made me feel even more like Anderson was just grabbing things from anywhere he could and trying to dress it up to look like his own original creation.
Edward Copeland May 17, 7: I obviously feel more kindly to Magnolia than you do, but I think your criticism of it is more valid than the more-common complaint, which was that it was a mess.
I drew the comparison to Altman in a previous essay — and I get no points for that, I know — mostly to contrast them.
There are essential distinctions, for me, in tone and empathy.
Culture Snob May 17, 8: Caroline May 17, 6: Edward Copeland May 18, I read it in a more general way: Give yourself over to the story. Culture Snob May 18, I finally caught up with the opening just a few weeks ago. Bob May 20, 7: Perhaps you should watch again Tague June 24, 8: Instead, the opening should have been stories about how a minor choice can change a life forever.
Cad September 17, I hate computers, whenever I write something that takes more than 2 minutes, it disappears! Zoe in Sarasota Zoe: The computer ate your comment. No sign of it on the system.Can you imagine having the passion, drive, talent, and focus to labor not only weeks or months, but sometimes years (and often with nominal financial reward), to create something others can pick up, open, ignore, digest, savor, critique, enjoy, and experience in the form of a published book?
I put off a haircut for at least another week. Things are a bit scraggly (I have dark hair with natural silver highlights so it looks best short) but it’s a first world problem (at most).
We tried Thanksgiving sandwiches from 4 chains and this is the best. You don’t have to wait for the day after Turkey Day to feast on a Thanksgiving mashup sandwich made with leftovers.
The essay is the hardest thing to do, so he’s put it off the longest.” Friends and other veterans of the process have warned Meg that the back and forth between editing parent and writing.
A question, Scott. Have you, so far, regretted the posts you have tagged as Things I Will Regret Writing? It seems to me that the articles are inherently worthy to be written, being all of well-researched, well-supported, (extremely) well-written, and on a very important and very contentious topic, upon which you elucidate many things, very clearly.
5 things about the movie Drive Me Crazy that will actually drive YOU crazy when you rewatch as an adult.