Film correspondent and general blowhard for The Irish Times. Bias so-called critic.
There is some contrast between the commendable (and unexpected) civility of the U.K. Labour leadership campaign and the bar brawl that’s still going on among opposing sides on Twitter.
Oh, if you’re in the “I think you’ll find Naomi Wolf means Belfast, Maine” camp... she doesn’t.
My take on the “Is Karen [see other words] a slur?” thing is that many people seem to have forgotten what the word “slur” means.
Harry Dean Stanton has died at 91. Served as a cook during the Battle of Okinawa. Great man.
There’s so much that’s crap in the world right now. Celebrate the fact that we have a president whose official photos actually cheer the spirits. (I’ll go back to being snarky now.)