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The Tree of Strife (aka The Tree of Life, 2011)

Well, at least we tried. Made it about 20 minutes in and realized we were never gonna be able to sit through 2 more hours of this. The sort of movie that you think you should like, even though you … Continue reading

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Feminism and “The Media”

I think feminism has ruined the majority of media for me. This past weekend we saw Blue Jasmine, the most recent Woody Allen film. A friend recently loaned me a copy of the book, John Dies at the End, which … Continue reading

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Well, at least we tried: Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life

  As a lover of minutiae, I thought this book would be a shoo-in on my “love” list.  Unfortunately it fell flat, and I ended up skimming it and returning it to the library unfinished.  I enjoyed Ms. Rosenthal’s style … Continue reading

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At least K tried

She gave it plenty of chances for redemption.  The cussing got too much for her.  I on the other hand, love this movie.   Here are the some reasons I like it: My favorite thing to do while watching is … Continue reading

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At least we tried

It was a no go.  We both gave it a good hour.  

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Well, at least we tried…

(Well, at least we tried… is a new category for Movies and Mangoes.  These are all the things we tried but couldn’t quite persevere through.  Because they sucked.)

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