Reflections on Nomadland. Loss and Love

Reflections on Nomadland. Loss and Love

Nomadland We watched the Oscar winner last night and I can verify we both woke up this morning depressed. That’s not to say don’t see it. It’s a very well done movie. A lot of that depression is personal as one story in it, by Bob Wells, had a personal resonance with...
Day 57: 2020 Pandemic. Contagion? How About Carriers?

Day 57: 2020 Pandemic. Contagion? How About Carriers?

When I watched Contagion years ago, I thought it was reasonably well done but really underestimated the degree of societal breakdown that such a pandemic would cause. COVID-19 isn’t at that level. Yet. I doubt it will, but from the beginning I’ve been talking about...

The New Scorses Movie is

based on this book. I HEARD YOU PAINT HOUSES is the supposed true story of a mafia hit man and the guy who took out Jimmy Hoffa. Read it years ago as my wife has thousands of what we call “murder and mayhem” books around the house. She is also the resident...