Mass Hypnosis

There’s a moment in the film, All About Eve, where Margo Channing, an actress in mid-life with a salty tongue and noble spirit says, “I detest cheap sentiment.” Words to live by. Yet, she becomes prey to the cheapest of sentimental ploys by a young, ambitious, and conniving actress, named, Eve. Margo is the model … More Mass Hypnosis

Sinkholes

The other day someone told me I was living in the past, and reminded me, quite archly, what year it is. Let me back up…. This someone called because they were under the assumption that matters of emotional delicacy could be handled via text messaging. When they realized, much too late in the “conversation,” that … More Sinkholes

Tyranny

You have to use it. Of course, you do. And take that video. Naturally. The moments were too infuriating to pass up. And it’s good, what you captured, isn’t it?  When you look at the recording again? You know it’s good. So you take those good, significant moments, and post them. Because you were shocked … More Tyranny