Currently Browsing: September 2009

JENNIFER’S BODY

Rock band decides to sacrifice a virgin in hopes of getting the devil invested in their career prospects. But they pick the wrong girl, and gruesome, gory, utterly hilarious consequences ensue. You can almost hear director Karyn Kusama (Girlfight) screenwriter Diablo Cody (Juno) laughing on the soundtrack—baiting their audience with kissing babes and gallons of […]

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To All My LHS ’69 Friends

  Very bummed about missing 40th high school reunion this weekend L  RB & I arrived @ O’Hare ~ 9:30 on Friday to board 11 AM flight, but by 3 PM after 2 cancelled flights, we realized some things are simply “not meant to be,” at which point we limped back to UNITED & begged […]

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Kudos to Michael Cieply NYT!

     You can’t imagine the electric current that went thru me as I read this article in the New York Times yesterday because the person ringing all the bells about the 2004 Oscar Noms, was, you guessed it, yours truly.  As I called around doing interviews for my Women’s eNews article, everyone was focused on Sofia […]

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iPhone Release of RAGE a Mixed Blessing…

There’s a lot of hype about the fact that Sally Potter is releasing her new film RAGE on iPhones, but to me, it’s a mixed blessing.  We can all applaud new technology without ignoring the fact that this incredible filmmaker is in effect going straight to DVD without so much as a limited theatrical release…  Please […]

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Kudos, Rebecca Honig Friedman!

Kudos to Rebecca Honig Friedman for her wonderful feature on Sharon Rosenzweig, who, I am so proud to say, is my own “personal cartoonist.” It’s true!  Lest I take my puny self too seriously, Sharon has marvelously transformed me, creating both my “Jewish persona” (as “Second City Tzivi“) as well as my “Feminist Persona” (as “The Hot […]

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