Mon. January 14
The Daily Scene
Winners and losers, best and worst moments, and–of course–the gowns.
Django Unchained, the new film by Quentin Tarantino, shares a lot in common with Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. And no, I’m not talking about the n-word. Both are potential masterpieces that almost ruin themselves by an inexplicable, tragic collapse in the third act. The similarities are quite striking.
Video game violence is part of the general background noise and cultural coarsening of modern society.
The baby-faced trumpeter and composer on good manners, mafia-movie chic and the greatest concert he ever saw.
Everyone talks about the impact of body image on women and girls. But what about boys?