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Martha Marcy May Marlene - 7.5/10.

A troubled young woman escapes from a cult. Spends lots of time looking into the middle distance.

When this film began and within minutes main character Martha (Elizabeth Olsen) was almost immediately psychologically and sexually abused I sighed and braced myself for yet another unnecessarily gruelling film showing nasty and ‘gritty’ violence towards women dressed up as art. 158 more words

Rated 8-10

Sometimes, I Pee in the Shower

Damn, it’s hot here. It’s pretty much been 34 degrees every day and even though it rains for an hour or so every afternoon, it hardly cools down at night. 105 more words


Kenny Powers and the Stink of Zen

Years ago I had a boss who wore a Buddhist t-shirt. Her car sported a few bumper stickers of Buddha, images of the Enlightened One meditating. 400 more words


WCT Group Stage: Group E

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I was doing yard work this weekend, pulling weeds, fun stuff like that. 934 more words

Rustic Overtones

Yankees draft pitcher who looks just like Kenny Powers

In the 14th round of the annual MLB June draft, the New York Yankees selected a pitcher out of West Virginia University named Sean Carley. Here’s what he looks like: 143 more words