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Narcissistic self-doubt

If there’s ever a phrase to describe the artist, I think that’d be it.

Mind you, I don’t mean the entertainer. That’s one of the qualities where artists and entertainers differ–the latter have little self-doubt. 441 more words

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Replay: Emma Bovary, Welsey Shaw and FOOD!

Food, glorious food!

There’s a lot of eating in Entertaining Welsey Shaw. The last third of the novel is an orgy of meals—long, expensive meals. 927 more words

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Kaley Cuoco's divorce

“We are totally getting divorced, can’t you tell!!?!” Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco posted online, in response to talk that’s been swirling since…well, she got married 15 months ago. 372 more words

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Most films make the unspoken assumption that their characters are defined by and limited to their plots. But lives are not about stories. Stories are about lives. 14 more words
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Her name is Welsey...

It was way back in the 80s, but I still remember my mother announcing that Kristie Alley had replaced Shelley Long on Cheers. The only problem is her name wasn’t and isn’t Kristie Alley. 275 more words

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Finishing the Hat

It’s a remarkable song. Everyone should listen to it.

(For that matter it’s from a remarkable musical, one of the most unique ever written, and anyone who cares about art or the artistic process should see or hear it.) 248 more words

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"Plot is overrated!"

He comes in every day—you can set your watch by him—and sits down to read¬†a novel he’s toting. Brainy guy, one of those “beautiful mind” types whose IQ probably tops out on the far right of the bell curve. 641 more words

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