Finally got to see Her last night, which I found hauntingly brilliant, and my morning was consumed with sifting through the emotions it had left for me to process. In general, I love films where the gimmick is never treated as a gimmick, ones that feel like the opening scenes are preceded by…
“His physical form actually works to his advantage. Philip is not particularly any one way, which means he can be anybody at all. One of the most important keys to acting is curiosity. I am curious to the point of being nosy, and I think Philip is the same. What that means is you want to devour lives. You’re eager to put on their shoes and wear their clothes and have them become a part of you. All people contain mystery, and when you act, you want to plumb that mystery until everything is known to you.”—
Meryl Streep speaking about the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in 2008 after they starred together in Doubt.
We are raising money for this summer’s GLOW/TOBE (Girls Leading Our World/Teaching Our Boys Excellence)! These camps seek to empower Ukrainian youth and engage them on important issues like leadership, personal health, and gender equality.
We are raising over $9,000 this year and we have a long way to go, so please consider helping!!!!
Shout out to over-sexed teenagers. Shout out to sex abbreviations that sound like the word “puberty.” Shout out to animal euthanasia as sexual innuendo. Shout out to the new genre: nymphomaniac pop. Shout out to my Biebs. Go get some, bro. I’ll be reading the psalms, eating Scotch oatmeal cookies, etc. The world is abundant.