Monthly Archives: May 2010
Sex and the City 2 seems to be more provocative than the usual chick-flick fluff: The rather scathing portrayal of Muslim society no doubt will stir controversy, especially in a frothy summer entertainment, but there’s something bracing about the film’s … Continue reading
We let Silver and Fred go today. They were both quite elderly and their problems reached a terminal stage at the same time. Hard as it is to know they’re dead, it was harder to know they were fading and … Continue reading
The Philadelphia Flyers, left for dead when they fell 3 games to none to the Bruins, came back to force Game 7. There, again, they were left for dead when they fell behind 3-0 late in the first period. Down, … Continue reading
Philadelphia plays Boston tonight in the Eastern Conference semi-finals, having been the only team since the 1975 Islanders to come back from a 3-0 deficit. An Eastern Conference fan has a request for the Supreme Being: Dear God, I know … Continue reading
SCOTUS 2011: Six Catholics and three Jews.
Is there a better hockey announcer today than Doc Emrick? Guy would make a chess match sound thrilling. Update. I’m pulling for Pittsburgh, but you won’t see a more beautiful goal than Max Lapierre’s.