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How Do We Turn on the Light?

How Do We Turn on the Light?

The week since the presidential election has been extremely difficult. I’m having a very hard time coming to terms with the Trump presidency for myriad reasons I don’t think I need to explain here. The Harry Potter series seems like [...]

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Problematic Favorites: Love, Actually is Garbage

Problematic Favorites: Love, Actually is Garbage

I really like the movie Love, Actually. Often when I talk about romantic comedies, I feel the need to express my awareness that they’re kind of embarrassing. But not with this one. I’ve always enthusiastically expressed my enjoyment of it. I’ve [...]

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Cursed Child Midnight Release: Chicago

Cursed Child Midnight Release: Chicago

There were many Cursed Child release parties in Chicago, but I decided to go to the one at a Barnes & Noble in River North. For those of you that don’t know Chicago, River North is a fairly swanky downtown neighborhood where a [...]

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Our Favorite Things: Rey of Sunshine

Our Favorite Things: Rey of Sunshine

My expectations for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens were ridiculously high even though I tried to keep them low. I love Star Wars, and knowing some of J.J. Abrams’ work made me feel that at last the franchise [...]

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