Rambling and Ranting about the 90th Annual Academy Awards
This has been a terrible year for movies and the people who love them.
Foreshadowing the mass mayhem to come, last year’s Academy Award ceremony concluded with the travesty of Moonlight winning the Best Motion Picture Oscar over the far superior La La Land. If that wasn’t an abomination enough, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, two Hollywood legends delegated to announce the winner, were mistakenly handed the wrong envelope and declared the erroneous victor.
Talk about “fake news.”
Come to think of it, during our 342-year history there has been one immigrant group American Conservatives welcomed with open arms…..
My thought for the day.
At the annual CPAC convention yesterday, a speaker talking about the beauty of naturalization-citizenship ceremonies drew loud, sustained booing. Here’s my reaction.
Twenty-two years ago, Marieta Dalla officially became an American citizen.
Tales of Fast Money, Wicked Beats, and Broken Mice:
Chapter Four — Star of the Party (2004-2006)
[Note: Read INTRODUCTION to this series here, and PART ONE here, and PART TWO here and PART THREE here.]
Ten Solid Reasons Why the Proposal to “Put More Guns in Schools” is a Really Bad Idea