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Vacation (2015)

Not having seen the original “Vacation” movies, I can’t offer an opinion on this reboot-cum-sequel hybrid within the series’ context. What I can say however, is that, much to my surprise, I found myself enjoying this one a lot more than I thought I would. 134 more words

622: A signed book by Ellin Stein

ITEM: A signed book by Ellin Stein.

DETAILS: Ellin will sign and personalise a US hardback copy (W.W. Norton) of That’s Not Funny, That’s Sick: The National Lampoon and the Comedy Insurgents Who Captured the Mainstream to you or the person of your choice. 37 more words


You Mother F**king Brussel Sprouts

I think I’m doing better with the cooking part of stay-at-home wife life than I am the cleaning. I’ve never cooked so many meals in succession before. 1,001 more words

Vacation (2015, dir. John Francis Daley & Jonathan Goldstein)

The next generation of Griswolds go to Walley World. Sequel/reboot to the 80s Chevy Chase flicks; an okay episodic gross-out road movie of the old school. 7 more words

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Hollywood in Limbo

In his essay on the fourth canto of Dante’s Inferno, which describes the circle of Limbo populated by the souls of virtuous pagans, Jorge Luis Borges… 1,242 more words