Posts Tagged ‘magazine’

Bad Movie Blurbs

In Uncategorized on January 16, 2009 at 8:30 pm

Gelf Magazine examines the “best worst blurbs” of 2008, where a movie ad blurb totally mangles the reviewer’s intent.

The best: “Heather Newgen, ‘The first great romantic comedy of the year.”
Gelf’s take: We were unable to find Newgen’s review of the film online…'”


…ira glass interview

In Uncategorized on June 4, 2008 at 8:32 pm

…at an old job, I was able to listen to music and wear headphones, and so I stormed through the backlog of This American Life episodes. And it’s true as a former Nashville resident, I greatly appreciate the perspectives that the Nashville Scene often brings.

Those two loves come together with a recent Ira Glass interview the paper did. The explanation of politics and media made the most sense to me, with Glass breaking his “objective” to explain his political viewpoint and craft a story out of it.