Interview: Director Brett Morgen on Creating 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck'

In 2007, Courtney Love gave filmmaker Brett Morgen the keys to the kingdom — the kingdom of Kurt Cobain. Cobain’s clothes, toy collection, journals, artwork, videos, recordings, and other possessions were all being kept in a non-descript storage facility. Now Love, who’d been impressed by Morgen’s documentary about film producer Robert Evans, The Kid Stays in the Picture, wanted Morgen to use Cobain’s artifacts as the basis of documentary about him. ...more

Game of Thrones Season 5 Is Underway

Non Book Reader, The Wars to Come Episode BreakdownSunday felt a little like Christmas morning with Game of Thrones season 5 premiere, and of course the continuation of Mad Men’s final season. Though our viewing party had fans of both shows, I understand that they are from two completely geeky worlds – but it made for a great party filled of wine and bourbon (I think we should have rethought that one through!). Lets get on with our highly anticipated Game of Thrones premiere, The Wars to Come and breakdown our favorite three moments. ...more

Game of Thrones Premiere Night!

IT’S FINALLY HERE!WOOHOOO!!!!!!I couldn’t be more excited if I tried.  It’s one of the few shows I watch religiously when it’s airing.  It’s not DVR’ed or downloaded.  Nope.  Watch it every Sunday night live on HBO....more

Holding for the Flush, the Open Mike and 'The Jinx' Finale

[Editor's Note: See this author's previous posts about The Jinx Will HBO's 'The Jinx' Seek Justice for the Murder of My Friend Susan Berman? and Durst Verdict: Results Not Typical] ...more

In Defense of: The Newsroom

Aaron Sorkin’s latest series The Newsroom returns tonight for its final season on HBO, and I, for one, am excited. The Newsroom faces a lot of scrutiny and has had some pretty not nice things said about it, some of which I agree with. And yet, I still love it and I’m looking forward to its return....more

(Does Anyone Really Care) Whodunnit?

Contains (show, not book) spoilers for the most recent episode of Game of Thrones ......more

Not That There Ever Was Any Doubt ...

.... but Game of Thrones has already been renewed by HBO for two more seasons, after its fourth season premiere (which got record ratings) last Sunday night. In fact, the first episode was so popular that it crashed HBO's streaming site, HBO GO....more

He Calls Me Grace and Other Klutzes

I am a klutz. That is a fact. This evening, for example, I divided up some raw hamburger and placed some in the refrigerator to have for dinner tomorrow night. This resulted in blood leaking onto the salad bowls below. While attempting to clean it up, I proceeded to fling it in spotted streaks across my kitchen floor and counter. The whole time, Eric stood back and laughed....more

Liberals are NOT for Women's Rights

Probably nothing on this planet that more immensely annoys me than the obnoxious liberal men all over the media."For women's rights!" and "We love women!" while advertising crap that simply degrades women annoys me so much....more
When I count the amount of times a Democratic male vs. a Republican male has personally insulted ...more

The Child's Garden of Poetry