June Swoon

Not a very insightful month for yours truly, but the YIR must go on: *Meet Islamic Rage Boy; *Conflicted over Pride; *The American Film Institute has no idea what it’s talking about. “The Sixth Sense,” rated higher than “Goodfellas!?!” Are they fucking kidding me? The AFI nominated 400 movies for it’s listing of the “100 … Continue reading June Swoon

May I …

indulge you some more? The YIR continues with a look at the month after April and before June. *Remember the great Atlanta blogging controversy? Andy was excoriated for A.) having an opinion; B.) reaching the fairly obvious conclusion that “self-expressive blogging is a digital speculum that allows neurotic, self-obsessed people to cram their heads even … Continue reading May I …

Shill of the Year

The winner, hands down: conservative proselytizer Hugh Hewitt. To Hewitt, there is but one descendant of God (er, Joseph Smith): Mitt Romney’s “Faith in America” speech was simply magnificent, and anyone who denies it is not to be trusted as an analyst.  On every level it was a masterpiece.  The staging and Romney’s delivery, the … Continue reading Shill of the Year