Salinger would make Holden Caulfield puke.
Just the other day, I wrote about a man who commented up to 70 times per day on the Sacramento Bee Web site and how he wouldn't even make the top 20 on the site, according to the paper's managing editor. Internet commenters are a strange and fascinating breed, to be sure. They can be witty or vile, ... More >>
The spider becomes a man and a joy.
The spider becomes a man - and a joy.
If everyone's seeing Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, you might want to be left behind.
The Double stars Richard Gere, Topher Grace and Martin Sheen. The Setup: Ex-spies, double agents, assassins, desk jockeys and a decades-old vendetta come together in The Double. Richard Gere is Paul, the ex-spy, and Topher Grace is Ben, the FBI desk jockey he's paired with to find a Russian assass ... More >>
One hundred men we'll test today, but only three win the Green Beret.The Green Berets, at least the unit everyone thinks of when they think of the Green Berets, are 50 years old tomorrow. President Kennedy, on one of his romantic James Bond flights of fancy, approved activating the U.S. Army' ... More >>
It'll be just like this, only with more felony warrants and broken teethBelieve it or not, writing about so-called "pop culture" has its difficulties. For starters, it's hard to deal with the effusive praise and overwhelming respect heaped upon you by your colleagues, none of whom view entert ... More >>
Miss Pop Rocks is sick. The whole basket of fun, including: 102 degree fever, hacking up mucus, uncontrollable sneezing, and so on. But this unfortunate situation has enabled her to conduct a little experiment, entitled “How Many Episodes of America’s Next Top Model Can Someone Watch in a Row? ... More >>
Justin Moyer, Edie Sedgwick and Supersystem's Justin Destroyer are all the same person -- sort of
The Domino Kings have trumped Texas on their bid for alt-country success
Richard Curtis is in Love with love, so what's new?
Neil Burger fabricates Kennedy's Assassin, and he's mostly on target
These Generals speak the name of the Lord, but is it in vain?
In the holiday insta-classic Evelyn, Pierce Brosnan forms a family bond
Tim Blake Nelson's ill-conceived O reimages Othello as a basketball star
TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched
Music can free your soul, but can it spring the West Memphis Three?
Sterile, overdone comedy dogs Lost and Found
On the big screen, Spawn is as flat as a comic book page