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California Suite (1978)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Visitors at a hotel.

Based on the hit Neil Simon play, who also wrote the screenplay, the film follows five couples all staying at the same posh Beverly Hills hotel. 628 more words

Movies

Marie's Reading: "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay" by Michael Chabon

How am I only just reading this now?

Michael Chabon’s Pulitzer-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay has actually been on my to-read list for a while.   315 more words

Book Reviews

Ann Schatz on her own terms – Veteran sportscaster broke the mold in Omaha

Women covering sports today is routine but not so long ago it was a rarity. Ann Schatz broke the mold as the first female sportscaster in Omaha in the late 1970s. 1,659 more words

Writing

Austin Smith--"Leap Day" (Harper's, August 2015)

SOUNDTRACK: GAELYNN LEA-Tiny Desk Concert #513 (March 11, 2016).

Gaelynn Lea won the Tiny Desk Contest and within a few days she was ready to appear for her formal Tiny Desk Concert. 718 more words

Short Story

Clue (1985)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 3 out of 10

4-Word Review: Inspired by board game.

Six individuals (Martin Mull, Eileen Brennan, Lesley Ann Warren, Madeline Kahn, Michael McKean, Christopher Lloyd) are invited to an isolated New England mansion at the behest of Wadsworth (Tim Curry) the butler to the mansion’s owner. 437 more words

Movies

Homoseksual TIDAK Menular

Bila berbicara tentang LGBT, banyak hal yang membuat keningku berkernyit, salah satunya adalah bila mendengar pejabat, tokoh masyarakat atau cendekiawan yang mengatakan homoseksual itu menular. Menyambung tulisanku sebelum ini tentang salah kaprah seputar istilah LGBT, maka ini salah satunya yang belum sempat terpikirkan kemaren, yaitu LGBT menular. 949 more words

Sexual Orientation

Salah Kaprah Seputar Istilah LGBT

Beberapa minggu terakhir ini isu LGBT begitu riuh berdengung di ruang informasi Indonesia. Layar kaca, media tulis dan media suara (radio) saling berlomba menyumbang kebisingan. Isu LGBT menjadi bising karena ada perlawanan yang sama kuat antara yang pro dan kontra. 749 more words

Sexual Orientation