Tag Archives: Hollywood and America

In Love with the Counterintuitive

There are a lot of absurdly rich people out here in Hollywood – there are far too many rare brand-new Ferraris and big-as-house Bentleys in the streets, and in Beverly Hills there are a lot of sixty-million-dollar homes lined up … Continue reading

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No Country for Old Men

That is no country for old men. The young in one another’s arms, birds in the trees – those dying generations – at their song … Yeah, Yeats was onto something there. But the recent movie got it wrong – … Continue reading

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