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Outlander: 1x07 The Wedding

This is the one most people have been waiting for, and for book fans who have been obsessing over Jamie and Claire for years, I think they’ll be (mostly) satisfied. 438 more words


The Village Series 2 Episode 3

Another episode of BBC’s The Village. Isofar, it has been an enjoyable series. 222 more words


Ensemble Operas on Film: Porgy and Bess and Le Nozze di Figaro

The San Francisco Opera production, with Eric Owens as Porgy and Lester Lynch as Crown

Metropolitan Opera production of Le Nozze, with (most notable performance) Peter Mattei as the Count… 1,816 more words

Political Novels/films

Outlander: 1x06 The Garrison Commander

You’ll need a strong stomach for the scenes with Jamie, but this is easily the best episode so far. I had my doubts when reviewers repeatedly told viewers, “Don’t worry if you’re disappointed so far because it gets great in the sixth episode!” 328 more words


Review: The X-Files: Year Zero #3

by Anna Josephson and Jeff Michler

ANNA: All right, Jeff – we’re back and talking about The X-Files again! After the delay Year Zero has returned with #3. 979 more words


Outlander: Season One Episode Five

I’m behind on this show. I know that! I had no access to the episodes as I was travelling for more than a month, but now I can catch up I feel like documenting my thoughts. 566 more words