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Tread Perilously: Special Review Unit — The Good

Tread Perilously returns to the case files of the Special Review Unit for the episode of Law & Order: Criminal Intent known as “The Good.” When Detectives Mike Logan (Chris Noth) and Carolyn Barek (Annabella Sciorra) get tasked with rounding … Continue reading

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A Memory of Unicron

It is my birthday week, and it’s become tradition for me to post something Orson Welles related. I’m endlessly fascinated with the man as he was bold, smart and willing to fail. His greatest successes came early and he spent … Continue reading

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Yakmala: Transformers – Revenge of the Fallen

At our most recent Yakmala, we screened the much maligned Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. I fought the selection of this alleged “film,” but was overruled by the rest of the group. In watching for the first time in many … Continue reading

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The Innocence of Advertising

I’ll admit. I can often be Eben Oldish, the Porch Watcher. Case in point, commercials for toys were less sinister when I was a lad. Observe this sequence of ads for Star Wars toys from the mid 1980s: The ads … Continue reading

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