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Bad Nuns

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 18, 2017 19:11:28 April 18, 2017 19:11:28

One of my favorite literary sub-genres is “Stuff Written During The Plague”. There’s a whole shelf in my bookcase dedicated to Stuff Written During The Plague (between “Angry Repressed Victorians” and “Maritime Mysteries [Non-Fiction]”). Medieval plague breakouts drove people out of cities—if you could afford to leave the city, that is. Full Story

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The Last Jedi is v. important

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 17, 2017 13:28:39 April 17, 2017 13:28:39
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Star Wars Celebration—a nerd convention devoted solely to the nearly religious experience of Star Wars fandom—went down over the weekend, and included the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi (the key art has dropped “Episode VIII”), on Good Friday nonetheless. (The teaser for The Force Awakens was released during the Thanksgiving break in the US, now a Good Friday drop—this is maybe a little heavy-handed, Disney. Full Story

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Imperator F*cking Furiosa doesn’t drive ONCE

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 13, 2017 15:11:53 April 13, 2017 15:11:53
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Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson star in the eighth installment of the Fast/Furious franchise, a movie which is infuriatingly still not called F8 of the Furious. (They have two scenes together, one in which they’re in separate cars and another in which they never talk or look directly at each other. Full Story

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Tom does Tom

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 12, 2017 16:09:42 April 12, 2017 16:09:42
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What’s more Tom Cruise than Tom Cruise on a motorcycle? Highway to the danger zone. Tom Cruise on a motorcycle was introduced to us over 20 years ago in Top Gun. At this point, yes, it’s fair to call that an iconic image. And he won’t let us forget it because every movie he tries to get himself onto a motorcycle to show us how good he looks on a motorcycle. Full Story

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