Picture Of The Day: Fear

Picture Of The Day: Fear

Here’s a clip from Jim Jefferies’ show last week in which he talks with author Barry Glassner about why Americans are afraid of the wrong things — and how you’re being manipulated because of those fears.

As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

If you are still whining about your body not adjusting to the switch back from Daylight Saving Time to Standard Time — six days later — you probably want to consult a physician. And, by all means, never travel to another time zone.

Movie Review: “Midway”

Movie Review: “Midway”

Here’s my review of the new movie about a key naval-and-air battle during World War II from director Roland Emmerich, who proved his bombast bona fides with “Independence Day” and “The Day After Tomorrow.”

Facebook’s Bad Decision

Facebook’s Bad Decision

Here’s why Mark Zuckerberg is wrong in accepting paid political advertising full of lies of deception — from anyone — to run unexpurgated on Facebook.

Movie Review: “Terminator: Dark Fate”

Movie Review: “Terminator: Dark Fate”

Here’s my review of the sixth movie in the series, which brings back Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and some new characters for a story that picks up where “T2: Judgment Day” left off.

As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

Overheard today from a father who’s going to take his kids trick or treating tonight in St. Louis, where it’s freezing cold: “I don’t think they’ll last very long. They’re not that durable.”

Movie Review: “Motherless Brooklyn”

Movie Review: “Motherless Brooklyn”

Here’s my review of a new film noir written and directed by Edward Norton, who also stars alongside Bruce Willis, Alec Baldwin, Bobby Cannavale, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.

Theater Etiquette In The Digital Age

Theater Etiquette In The Digital Age

My response to a recent article urging leniency towards theatergoers who use their smartphones during plays or musicals to take photos, send texts, or post to social media.